Sunday, February 10, 2019


The Minister of the Territorial Administration was since Monday, February 4, in Ngaoundéré on the scene of the operations of the taking of hostages, on the instructions of the President of the Republic, Paul Biya.

Paul Atanga Nji was sent by the President of the Republic in this region of Cameroon water tower, to provide comfort to the victims of kidnapping for ransom. A dirty job that has been there for several years.

It was also a question for the Minister Paul Antanga Nji to reiterate the determination of the government to wring the neck to this great plague, following the multiple complaints of the populations, in particular the breeders, 130 elements of the polyvalent intervention group had been deployed in this part of the country on 30 January 2019.

Between 2015 and 2018, more than 1.2 billion ransoms paid by the populations, 8000 stolen oxen, about thirty people kidnapped.

The Minister of Territorial Administration Paul Atanga Nji thus closed his visit to this region with a large ceremony organized in the courtyard of the Palace of Lamido Ngaoundere. Mohmadou Issa Hayatou.

He received the encouragement and gifts of Muslim dignitaries. "I take it wholeheartedly saying that I am the warrior of President Paul Biya. I will put myself behind the head of state and we will continue this fight for peace and national unity, for the living together and for the stability of Cameroon. I will make good use of it behind President Paul Biya, "said the minister.

By: Eric Adjouda