The press release made public by the brewing company on Friday, November 19, 2021 reveals that the tragedy occurred on the night of November 18, 2021.
The brewing company informs the public that, despite the QHSSE system, the safety instructions as well as the permanent training put in place to guarantee the safety at work of the 6,000 employees and service providers of the SABC Group, “one employee and one provider of the SABC group were killed in the course of their work in Koumassi on the night of November 18, 2021 in circumstances still unexplained at this stage ”, informs the general management.
The same press release indicates that the director general and the heads of the departments concerned went to the scene of the disaster with a view to comforting the staff and establishing emergency measures with “the immediate establishment of a crisis unit .
The Managing Director of the SABC Group expresses his pain and his compassion in the face of this unfortunate accident and sends in his personal name and on behalf of the Governance of the SABC Group his sincere condolences to the families of the deceased whom we will support in this painful ordeal.
The entire Governance of the SABC Group is mobilized to analyze, in conjunction with the competent local authorities, the circumstances which led to this tragic accident, which is extremely rare in our Group. ”, We read in the press release signed on Friday, November 19, 2021, at Douala, by the Director General of SABC.