According to credible sources, it was on the night of Thursday, April 29 to Friday, April 30, 2021, that about fifty armed men launched an assault on an army security post in Menfoung, a locality of the district of Galim in the Western Region.
They would have left Bambalang, a village in the Ndop’s Commununity , in the North-West Region. They fired in bursts before swooping into the wild. The results we obtained showed 4 soldiers killed.
“According to the information we received, these men were in a well organized gang. In the end, we lost four soldiers and one seriously injured ”, indicated the Divisional Officer of the Bamboutos division, François Etapa, at the end of a crisis meeting held at the end of the morning on Friday April 30, with the traditional and administrative authorities of the district of Galim.
“I would like to regret this unfortunate incident which once again mourns families. I cannot tell you what we are going to do for the future, but, I will tell you that the state will not leave people in distress. The security forces are currently sweeping this entire village and strong actions are being carried out, ”concluded the Chef de Terre.