Thursday, 8 November 2018

AU Commission Chair Mounts Pressure On Biya To Resolve Anglophone Crisis After Release Of Kidnapped Students

Yaoundé -The Chairpersons of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, has exhorted the Government of Cameroon to effectively address the on-going Crisis plaguing the two English-speaking Regions of Cameroon.

Faki Mahamat made the call Wednesday, November 7, 2018, following the liberation of some 79 kidnapped students, who were kidnapped at the Presbyterian Secondary School(PSS) Nkwen, Bamenda, in the North West Region of Cameroon.

According to an official statement, published on Wednesday November 7, 2018, Moussa Faki Mahamat, expressed satisfaction with reports of the release of 79 schoolchildren who were abducted together with members of the teaching staff, from their school in the North West Region of Cameroon on Monday, November 5, 2018.

“I share the relief of the parents for the safe return of their children, and their rapid release to safety. I call for the immediate release of the members of staff
Moussa Faki Mahamat
“Abducting children and depriving them of their right to safety and education constitutes a serious violation of their fundamental human rights, and I urge that the perpetrators be identified and brought to justice for this criminal act,” the AU Chairperson further stated.
Faki Mahamat said he is concerned at the continued violence in the North West and South West Regions of Cameroon and called for renewed efforts to address the situation and find a lasting solution through an inclusive dialogue. National Times
Copyright © Africa 24 News. All rights reserved. Distributed by Africa Metro Global Media (www.africametros.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, Click Here.

Africa 24 News publishes around multiple reports a day from more than 40 news organizations and over 100 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which Africa 24 News does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify Africa 24 News as the publisher are produced or commissioned by Africa 24 News. To address comments or complaints, Please Contact Us.


No comments:

Post a Comment

Contact Form

Name

Email *

Message *