Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Secessionists are the cause of the deterioration of Fru Ndi's health - report says

The founding president of the Social democratic front (Sdf) is not currently in Cameroon. The Chairman Ni John Fru Ndi is ill in the United States, tell us our sources. According to them, he is there for treatment. He left the country this weekend. The kidnappings of which he was the victim, affected his state of health.

As a reminder, it was on April 27, 2018 that Ni John Fru Ndi was kidnapped for the very first time. It was in Kumbo in the North West region. The press release of Jean Robert Wafo, the minister of the shadow cabinet of the SDF in charge of information and the media revealed that the Chairman was removed while he accompanied with a delegation, the remains of the Honorable Joseph Banadzem, the former president of the parliamentary group of the SDF in the National Assembly. In an interview with our colleague Le Jour, the Chairman revealed that his captors were elements of the Ambazoniens movement. He had indicated that the latter had taken the sum of 30,000 from him.

The second kidnapping of the Chairman took place on June 28, 2019 in the city of Bamenda. The statement released by the party described the conditions of this other abduction. "The national president of the SDF, the chairman Ni John Fru Ndi was the victim of a kidnapping by unidentified kidnappers this afternoon (June 28, 2019 Editor's note) at around 3.30pm. The latter entered his residence in Ntarikon through Bamenda with firearms and fired point-blank at his bodyguard, then multiplied by warning shots. The chairman who was inside the house went out to inquire about the situation and it was then that the attackers kidnapped him for an unknown destination. ”