The Cameroon government through Ferdinand Ngoh Ngoh, Secretary General at the Presidency has decided to end all legal proceedings against Atangana Kouna, former Minister of Water and Energy.
In a second letter, Ngoh Ngoh asked Laurent Esso, Minister of Justice to release Atangana
It is reported that this makes the second time Ngoh is writing to Esoh. The first letter dated December 2 2020, was ignored
Atangana–arrested in Nigeria on March 18, 2018 while trying to run away–was tranfered to Yaounde and jailed in Kodengui prison.
He was accused of embezzlement of public funds and illegal immigration
The new letter signed on July 25, 2022 by President Paul Biya has approved that he be set free, considering that he has reimbursed all funds he embezzled
Since 2017, we have staked our lives to provide tailor-made news reports to our readers from war zones and hot political rivalries in Cameroon - And we do so for FREE. As a small online media now reaching over 100,000 monthly readers on all our platforms, we have to rely on hiring a small team to help keep you informed The best way to support our online reporting is by considering a measly sum for our team on the ground as little as $1. Now you can make a donation to us below, it only takes one click...