26, November 2016
A CAMRAIL freight train derailed today the 26th of November 2016 in the district of Ndokotti, located in the economic capital of Douala.
No loss of human life has been reported so far. The Cameroon Railways (CAMRAIL) train experienced the derailment in the early hours of the morning at the Ndokotti Bridge in Douala. Police say the material damage was not huge.
Today’s incident whose causes remain unknown for the moment, brings to mind the terrible train tragedy at Eseka on October the 21st, 2016 that claimed the lives of 76 people and injured 599 people, according to official figures.
By Chi Prudence Asong with cables from CIN