Dozens of Common law lawyers have issued a commique today demanding the unconditional and immediate release of Barrister Agbor Balla and Dr Fontem Neba who were arrested yesterday in Buea.
After meeting with the South West Attorney General and the Governor, the lawyers were told that the president of FAKLA and SG of SYNES UB where taken to Yaounde.
In the meantime, the Consortium leaders are in good shape as Barristers Ben, Akere Muna and battery of about 30 other lawyers will be assisting Lawyer Balla, Dr Fontem and two others in their place of custody in Yaounde.
"Good to know non were tortured. Are very relaxed and showing no signs of psychological weakness and are very positive of the outcome and where they took the struggle to," a close friend of Balla reveals.