The people of Nkolmitag in Douala Two area were thrown into grief and bewilderment Wednesday March 16, after the macabre discovery of lifeless body of a scout and Security Guard, EDEM KODJO .His was discovered dead in his room thrown under the bed, wrapped with his bed spread.
His roommate recounts how he went missing since Sunday and was only found Wednesday morning under the bed, he had spent the whole night without knowing the lifeless body of KODJO was under the bed, it is only the pungent smell of the corps that pushed him to launch a search.
It remains unclear who or what killed the 35 year old father of two children. This incident has left the people of Douala in shock, it comes just two days after a young man VALERE ZEH GAUTIER took away his own life in a local super market in Douala ,four days after the death of a woman and her two unborn babies Monique KOUMATEKE, which sparked controversy. An uncle to the deceased revealed he was a security guard but lost his job two months ago.
Such incidents such as murder, suicide, ritual killing and kidnapping have become recurrent in Douala. The people are calling for prayers and tight security in the city.