The Minister of Finance, Alamine Ousmane Mey, has published a memorandum summoning public sector institutions to convene their board meetings before 30 June 2017. According to the communique, Finance Minister states that the Boards of Directors of public establishments and parapublic institutions must approve the 2016 financial and management accounts for onward transmission to the Ministry of Finance. Minister Ousmane Mey recalled that submission of the financial and management accounts to the Ministry of Finance is provided for in the provisions of the December 22, 1999 law bearing on the Statutes of public and para-public establishments with regards to the examination of annual accounts and reports. Cameroon has 119 entities and enterprises that make up the public sector. More than 70% of State institutions are non-commercial administrative entities.