Following high instructions from the Head of State, Paul Biya, the Secretary of State at the Ministry of Defense in charge of the National Gendarmerie, Galax Yves Landry Etoga, received in his cabinet, Tuesday November 2, the family of gendarme officer Mvogo Rigobert Achille, lynched on 14 October 2021 in Buea, after he killed a 5-year old girl Enondiale Tchuengwia Caroluise.
The Gendarmerie Boss extended condolences as well as a message of compassion from the President of the Republic to the family of the gendarme officer, who in turn expressed gratitude for the Head of State’s concern.
During the meeting, it was indicated that investigations opened following this double tragic situation, are continuing.
Mvogo Rigobert Achille and little Caroluise, died on Thursday, October 14. The gendarme officer was tortured to death by an angry mob after he shot the 5-year old girl.
This is said to have happened as a result of a misunderstanding between the driver of the vehicle carrying Caroluise to school, and two gendarme officers, one of them being Mvogo Rigobert.