13, May 2019
A French Cameroun military helicopter has reportedly crashed at Elak Oku. Cameroon Concord News sources in the Bui County hinted that the crash occurred early this morning killing the brigade Commander for Nkor.
Our source further noted that the Divisional Officer for Oku, DO Mesaje and four other servicemen who were onboard the helicopter suffered life threatening injuries.
People in the know have all opined that the helicopter was on a surveillance mission when it crashed at the Ebchiomfeh forest cliff.
French Cameroun soldiers have sealed the area and investigation is currently going on to determine what brought down the helicopter that took off from Tobin municipal field to Oku at 11:00am.
Oku residents say military patrol on land and on air has become a daily exercise as a means to deter Ambazonian Restoration fighters from attacking French Cameroun military positions.
By Sama Ernest