Home / Latest News / One killed, others wounded as Cameroon holds first ever regional election

One killed, others wounded as Cameroon holds first ever regional election

Malay Mail | Scattered violence marred Cameroon’s first ever election to appoint regional councils yesterday, with one voter killed by separatist insurgents in the English-speaking Northwest region.

President Paul Biya hopes the vote will appease critics who say he has long neglected the Central African country’s 10 regions, and end a four-year separatist insurgency in the west which has become the greatest threat to his near 40-year rule.

About admin

Check Also

Walk For Life: We’re Ready, Njalla Quan Jr Assures Limbe Population

        By Basil K Mbuye “We are so much prepared for the …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

%d bloggers like this: