Sunday, July 21, 2019

Cameroon: Fai Yengo Francis appointed to head disarmament committee

The Head o State Paul Biya has appointed Fai Yengo Francis as the Head of the newly created committee for disarmament, demobilization and reintegration of ex fighters of the Boko Haram group and armed groups in the North West and South West regions of Cameroon.

Fai Yengo Francis was appointed on Tuesday Decembeer 4 by Presidential decree to head the committee which was created on Friday November 30.

The decree creating the committee stipulated that the committee is headquartered in Yaounde and will have regional Centres in Buea, Bamenda and Mora with the possibility of creating more centres as need arises.

The Committee will be charged with organizing, supervising and managing the disarmament, demobilization and re-integration of ex fighters Boko Haram fighters and armed groups in the North West and South West regions willing to lay down their arms as requested by the Head of State in his swearing in speech.

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