Monday, July 9, 2018

FORMER POLICEMAN KIDNAPPED BY SECESSIONISTS IN KUMBA, SOUTH-WEST


A237| Former policeman Christophe Yankep was kidnapped by unidentified gunmen on the night of last Saturday July 07 in Kumba in the Meme department, South West region.

According to concordant sources, individuals belonging to the separatist armed wing broke into the home of retired policeman Christophe Yankep, neutralized the family before forcing him to an unknown destination.

"Dad was thrown into the car by people who came to arrest him, they left a number indicating that they could be reached by this number, they also forbade us from contacting the police. we burn and burn the house if we try to cooperate with the police, "says a family member.

The socio-political crisis that paralyzes the English-speaking regions of Cameroon continues to rise to alarming proportions.

Killings, kidnappings and kidnappings against ransoms have become the main weapon of secessionists

As a reminder, on June 5, Patrice Diguengue, a police inspector from the Mayo-Danay region of the Far North who served at the Fundong police station in the North-West region, was kidnapped by secessionists in the northeastern region. Njinikom locality. His lifeless body will be found a few days later.

A few days later, two water and forest officers were abducted by attackers in Belo in the Northwest Region as they went to their duty stations.