(1944 - 2013)


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Nick Name: Cameroon
Gender: Male
Age: 68 years old
Lived: Saturday, 23 December 1944 - Monday, 21 January 2013

My Story

Dr. Jacob Assam Ayuk-Takem was born to Ta Ayuk-Takem of Besongabang Village  and Ma Elisabeth Besongako of Ndekwai village in Manyu Division of Cameroon.
He was the General Manager of the istitute of Agronomic research (IRA) from 1989 to when it was merged witht the then IRZ to create IRAD (Institute of Agronomic research for development). He became the first General manager of IRAD until when he was appointed ninister of Scientific research, which he cummulated with his duty ad IRAD General manager. He retired in and was appointed chairman of the board of the National institute of cartography where He served until his demise.
He had a Doctorate degree in Agriculture and was an associate professor in the university of MaryLand, USA from to -.

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Fathers Name: Ta Ayuk-Takem
Mothers Name: Ma Elisabeth BesongAko
Spouse's Name: Mrs Sophie Ayuk-Takem
Children's Names: Quentin, Lambert,Laura, Raphael, Shirley
Siblings Names: Ma Mary EyonaAyangNkap, Ma Frida
City of Residence: Yaounde-Cameroon
Occupation: Primary Industry
Marital Status: Widowed
Religion: Other Christian


Favourite Sport: Football
Favourite Music Genre: World Music
Favourite Artist: Franco


Place of Passing: Yaounde
Date of Passing: 21 January 2013
Cause of Passing: Illness
Type of Funeral: Official
Place of Burial: BesongAbang
Funeral Date: 7 February 2013
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