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Food prices soar in Cameroon's cities as water runs short

By Elias Ntungwe Ngalame | Fri, 14 Feb 2014 11:03 AM
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YAOUNDE, Cameroon (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Last month, Mary Ndong cut the number of meals she prepares for her family. Instead of eating three times daily, she, her husband and their three children now eat just one meal a day.

Prices of basic foodstuff have “more than doubled,” explained Ndong, a secondary school teacher in Yaounde, Cameroon’s capital. 

Ndong says ...

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