Last Updated on September 8, 2018 by mybiohub
Paul Biya whose full name is Paul Barthélemy Biya’a bi Mvondo was born on February 13, 1933 in Mvomeka’a, Cameroon. He is a politician that is well known as the President of Cameroon as far back as 6 November 1982 after president Ahidjo who resigned. Right before he became president, he has served as Secretary-General of the Presidency from 1968 to 1975 and then as Prime Minister of Cameroon from 1975 to 1982.
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Let’s take a look at his personal life, Paul graduated from lycée Louis-le-Grand, Sorbonne and Sciences Po Paris in 1961 where he studied for a diploma in International Relations. Biya got married to Jeanne-Irène Biya but they didn’t have any child together and in 1992 she died. Then in April 1994, she got married to Chantal Biya who is 38 years younger than him and they have two children. He is the second president of Cameroon.