Tchinda Simplice, 37, a poultry farmer who is believed to have died is has been arrested and put behind bars. He was arrested following police investigations after his disappearance was announced on June 21, 2016 Tchinda Simplice is reported to have left a note beside the Noun River beside his car and dived into the River and died.
The note indicated that he could not reimburse money borrowed from the bank for his poultry farm, as a result of the outbreak of Birds Flu. But he was later seen in NGOUSSOU neighborhood in Yaoundé after Police investigation.
He was presented to the population of West Region as police used his case as a warning to unscrupulous businessmen .The family of Simplice, convinced that he had died, organized a funeral service in his honor. His supposed death almost raised an uproar among Poultry farmers in the West Region, the tense situation was only diffused by West Regional Governor, AWA Fonka Augustine who called on Poultry farmers to stay calm.