A suspected thief has died in Maroua, Far North Region after he was lynched by a crowd. Reports say he belonged to a gang of four that attacked the house of a certain trader. Three escaped when neighbors were alerted.
Cameroon’s junior police officers have accused their superiors of siphoning benefits allocated them for work related to the Africa Cup of Nations. According to them, their monies are sent by the hierarchy, but slashed by direct superiors. Many have said this is not the first time they are facing such a situation.
The Cameroonian military has killed a dreaded Ambazonian ‘General’ popularly called “Ebube” in Nseh, Bui Division, North West Region. The military is believed to have surrounded him in a house in Nseh and killed alongside two others. He is one of many separatist ground fighters to have fallen in the ongoing armed conflict.
The Bamenda City Council has struck a deal with civil society actors for the cleaning of the town. According to the Mayor of the Bamenda City council, this move will address the problem of overflowing refuse in streets and trash cans.