Landslide Kills 7, Entraps 23 In Cameroon’s West.

By Eric Tataw – Tuesday October 29, 2019.

Cameroon’s Minister of Territorial Administration, Paul Atanga Nji.

At least a total of seven (7) dead bodies have been retrieved from the ground after a landslide occurred in Cameroon’s West Region, National Telegraph has been told.

The incident also destroyed some eleven (11) homes, residents of Bafoussam, capital of the West region of the Central African country, Cameroon told National Telegraph.

A local Journalist who’s on the spot confided in National Telegraph that the incident took at Quartier Ngwashie in Bafoussam Troisieme or III Sub-division.

According to first rescuers, the incident happened at about 10:30 pm Monday October 28, 2019. Reports also say some twenty three (23) persons are feared trapped under affected homes as rescue workers continue digging up mud.

Cameroon’s Minister of Territorial Administration, Paul Atanga Nji is expected on site later today; Tuesday October 29, 2019, to measure the extend of the destruction and bring relief to survivors.

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