Tuesday, June 4, 2019

'Cameroon today, looks like North Korea' Lawyer alleged

The lawyer at the Cameroon Bar condemns the latest arrests of the militants of his party.

After the White Marches organized on June 1, 2019, 354 activists and sympathizers Movement for the Renaissance of Cameroon (MRC) were arrested by the police and the gendarmerie in Yaoundé, Douala, Nkongsamba, Bafoussam and Bangangté.Arrests condemned by the 3rd vice-president of the party of Maurice Kamto.

Interviewed by Radio Equinoxe on June 3, Emmanuel Simh said that "the Cameroonian authorities must realize that we can not continue to hold Cameroonians in a big prison. How can we stop people in 2019 because they have dared to claim? It's not normal, "the lawyer said.

According to the politician, "our country today, looks like North Korea," the East Asian country known for the dictatorial nature of its leaders. "We are still in the open dictatorship," grim Me Simh. He asks "the authorities to let people demonstrate peacefully. A fundamental right, "he says.

Source: cameroon-info.net