“I’m telling you again, that we might not be saints, we are not, but we do our best. So the population understands that. We are with them and we’ve come here not only to defend them, to encourage them to develop themselves”, General Ndong said.
The region is burdened with violence and instability by armed separatists who wish to create a breakaway state called Ambazonia.
“The region is desperate at this particular moment i.e.: it’s using every means to smear the Ambazonian war of independence and to escape, you know, crimes against humanity”, said President of the Ambazonia Governing Council, Dr Cho Ayaba.
There have been allegations of threat, torture and execution, a claim human rights groups blame both sides for.