CAMEROON NEWS: ATANGA NJI CAUGHT IN HIS OWN TRAPS [ORGANISING A PRESS CONFERENCE]
cameroondailyjournal.com|” The government announced on Friday it had banned all rallies and public demonstrations.
” The Washington Post, published yesterday evening, reported that the famous American magazine was reporting on the arrests that took place during the day. economic capital.
Minister Atanga Nji during his press conference recalled that it was forbidden on the whole of the national territory all the public demonstrations. He had mentioned that the government would not tolerate any act likely to undermine the security of Cameroon.
“A Cameroonian government official said the riot police had arrested at least two dozen people who had staged peaceful demonstrations on Saturday against the re-election of President Paul Biya,” the Washington Post said of Atanga Nji.
CPDM activists held a public demonstration this Sunday in Bonaberi, followed by a march to support President Paul Biya’s disputed victory. No security measures to either supervise them or prevent the holding of its demonstrations.
At the same time, 15 MRC activists are arrested in front of Yaoundé Cathedral while peacefully protesting with written messages.
A new demonstration is being prepared in Garoua to support the re-election of President Biya. Meanwhile, in Douala, police are using tear gas to neutralize MRC activists locked up at the party headquarters.
In 2017, when all demonstrations were banned in English-speaking areas, the crisis took on a new dimension after the programming of the CPDM meeting in the city of Bamenda.