HomeNewsIssa Tchiroma reveals government position on Anglophones who dragged the Cameroon flag in mud
The Minister of Communication Who doubles as government’s spokesman has revealed governments position on the recent incident where Cameroon’s Green, Red, Yellow flag was dragged in the mould by some vexing Cameroonian diasporans in London.
Issa Tchiroma Bakary in his press outing recently,went ahead to whole heartily condemned the acts orchestrated by some Cameroonian youths in some Cameroon Embassies out of the Country.
He disclosed on the press conference on the National Television, the CRTV, that investigations dig out what really transpired has been launched, promising that all culprits will face the rough arms of the law. According to the government’s spokesman, these incidents occurred at a time when the Head of State His excellency Paul Biya, dispatched some high level delegations abroad to update to Cameroonian diasporans in the UK, Belgium, USA, South Africa etc the exact situation unfolding in the English speaking Regions of the Country.
Minister Issa Tchiroma Bakary noted that the meetings with the Cameroonians practically went smoothly in some cases while in some cases, serious mishaps of vandalism were reported in other Countries. The Communication Boss in Cameroon, disclosed that in some Countries, the national flag was desecrated, meetings were interrupted, coupled with violence and assaults was the order of the day. He went ahead to add that some of these individuals even went ahead to hoist in a diplomatic mission of Cameroon the flag of an imaginary country that they want to create. The acts were said to be committed by secessionists activists who militate for the partition of Cameroon, Issa Tchiroma Bakary stressed as he spoke to a handful of pressmen and Women in the Nations capital Yaounde. For him, by desecrating the flag, the activities tempered with one of the core emblems of the country, for it represents the identity, sovereignty and authority of the Nation.
He further reminded Cameroonians that no matter what, Cameroon, remains one and indivisible. Openly condemned the reprehensible acts perpetrated by some Cameroonians who he said have been brainwashed with secessionist tendencies that will only worsened issues as long as they cowardice acts proceeds.
He reiterated that Cameroon is the will of the people and it is also the will of the United Nations. The current borders of Cameroon are known and deposited at the United Nations and all member countries of this institution have an obligation and mission to respect the configuration of Cameroon as it is validated.
Talking with firm tone and confidence, Mr.Tchiroma opined that there is no Country in the world which is a member of the United Nations, that could derogate from the sacrosanct principle that was validated by that body. He made it crystal clear that Cameroon is a signatory of the Charter of the United Nations and to all conventions and charters protecting human rights. The only thing that any country can ask of Cameroon, Minister Bakary emphasized, is respect for human rights, which he categorically declared is respected in Cameroon to the latter. The government spokesperson, told the national and international press that the Founding Fathers of our Nation left a Country at the Cost of their blood, their sufferings, their lives, that they shaped this Cameroon, it is therefore an individual and collective responsibility to honour the memory of those who departed and to transmit this heritage. All Cameroonians, Christians, Muslims, and animists, English or French, from North to South, East to West are determined to fight until the last drop of their blood to keep the nation united, strong and prosperous, Communication Minister Issa Tchiroma Bakary concluded.