Fighting Boko Haram: President Paul Biya orders the creation of a special account.

07/04/2015The President of the Republic, Paul Biya has created a special account in which all financial contributions to support the Cameroonian army fighting Boko Haram will be invested.

This information was contained in a communique from the Minister of Communication, Issa Chiroma Bakary this Monday 6th April 2015 in Yaounde.

According to the communique, the special account will be open at all sub-divisional, divisional and regional treasuries.

Withdrawals from the account shall be made by the Minister Delegate at the Presidency in charge of Defence, Alain Mebe Ngo`o.

This will only be done after the President of the Republic has studied and approved the raison d`etre for the withdrawal.

The creation of this special treasury account to ensure a transparent management of all contributions to the country`s defence forces fighting Boko Haram.