3, August 2017
Jean Ernest Masséna Ngallé Bibehe, the Francophone Minister of Secondary Education, has closed 61 private schools for the year 2017/2018.
Officially, the minister in charge of secondary education referred to the violation of the legal formalities of creation and openness, to justify his decision.
Cameroon Concord News understands 7 out of the so-called10 regions are affected by the measure of the Minister in charge of Secondary Education.
In the Center region, 19 institutions, 17 of which are in the Mfoundi division alone have been closed.
For the Littoral region, 30 establishments were hit by the measure, 14 of them in the city of Douala, precisely in the Wouri division.
6 establishments were closed in the Bamenda County of Southern Cameroons, 2 in the French Cameroun East region, and 2 in the Buea County of West Cameroon. A school was also shut down in the Adamaoua (Vina) and another one in the West.
By Sonne Peter
Cameroon Concord News Group