An arrest warrant has been issued by the state prosecutors in Yaounde for Mr Expedit Mballa, head of public relations at the Yaounde City Council, and a close aid to the Government Delegate to the Yaounde City Council,Gilbert Tsimi Evouna.
He also holds the position of National Treasurer of the Cameroon People’s Democratic Movement (CPDM). Mr Mballa was involved in an affair of hectares of land in AFANAYOA, a locality in Yaoundé Three municipality. He is reported to have resorted to corporal punishment on laborers working under him by giving each 25 strokes; he could barely start the second person when he met with opposition.
According to information on the facebook account of Boris Bertolt political affair reporter at French daily, MUTATIONS, he, Mballa fired three shots and killed the boy in his 20s identified as Manga Ezembe Augustin infront of eyewitnesses. The angry population almost descended on him when he managed to escape on a bike.In response, the population led by their leader Prosper Manga, burned the home of the alleged murderer.
Unconfirmed reports have it that he is seeking refuge at the residence of Mr TSIMI EVOUNA, Cameroon Concord is yet to confirm allegations that some top government officials are mobilizing to bribe the family with 20millions FCFA to kill the story. We also hear there are arrangements being made for the alleged killer to flee the country.