In 2008, seven million, six hundred people died of cancer making it the second cause of death worldwide after cardiovascular diseases while Cameroon records about fourteen thousand cases each year with over eight thousand who die. In all these, it estimated that about thirteen to seventeen million people will die in the world each year if care is not taken. All these were the motives for an international scientific conference on the 6 of July at the University of Buea Campus.

The conference organized by the University of Buea in collaboration with the Sinkam Charles Foundation was officiated by the vice chancellor, Dr. Nalova Lyonga and attended by Deans, lecturers, press men and a host of other participants.

Dr Nalova in her officiating address appreciated the efforts and initiative of the Sinkam Charles Foundation to sensitive the Buea inhabitants on cancer. She called on the audience to be keen listeners…

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