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Six Cdc Workers Attacked By Armed Men


The General Manager of the Cameroon Development Corporation, CDC has expressed consternation at the gruesome attacks on the Corporation’s workers on Monday 14th October, 2019 at 10.00 p.m. by unidentified armed men.

The assailants stormed the Camp six residential quarters in Sonne along the Tiko Douala road and attacked workers who dared to resume work at the Sonne/Likomba Estate. Five (5) Tappers were seriously beaten while the tractor driver’s face was battered with a machete. Meanwhile two (2) Overseers and two (2) Headmen were carted away and have not returned as at press time. This is the second time workers in this Estate have been assaulted by armed men right where they live with their families after a similar incident in January 2nd this year.

Those severely injured are presently receiving medical attention at the CDC Cottage Hospital in Tiko.

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