SOUTH WEST REGION: ALL ON THE AMBAZONIAN DISARMAMENT COMMITTEE
Paul Biya created Friday, November 30, a National Committee of disarmament, demobilization and reintegration. The body “aims to offer a framework of reception and social reintegration to the repented of Boko Haram and the members of the armed groups of the North-West and South-West Regions wishing to respond to the offer of peace formulated by Mr. the President of the Republic in his inaugural speech of November 6, 2018, voluntarily depositing arms, “said the secretary general of the presidency (SGPR), Ferdinand Ngoh Ngoh in a statement.
“I call on them to lay down their arms and find the right path. I appeal particularly to young people who have let themselves be dragged into an adventure without a future, “said Paul Biya. “In this regard, the Head of State calls on the traditional and religious leaders and all people of good will to support the efforts of the administrative authorities in raising awareness among members of armed groups to seize this situation. opportunity to return to the right path, “says the SGPR in its statement.
The Committee will have regional centers in Bamenda, Buea and Mora, in which disarmament, demobilization and reintegration readiness operations will take place. The body is under the authority of the Prime Minister and will be headed by a coordinator not yet designated.