Former President of the Economic and Social Council of the African Union, Former Vice President of Transparency International, has officially announce his candidacy for 2018 presidential elections in Cameroon.
As reported by alafnet.com on Oct. 1st ,2017 ,65 years old Akere Tabeng Muna calls on youths and women who according to him have offer some much to Cameroon but get very little in return to join him in the NOW campaign as him prepares to challenge Paul Biya in next year’s presidential election .
Please follow link to read Muna’s intentions as reported by this publication on Southern Camerooons independence day October 1st,2017 :
In the audio below the Cameroonian lawyer who is currently the Chairman of the International Anti-Corruption Conference Council makes his intentions public .
The son of the former speaker of Cameroon national Assembly Muna Solomon Tabeng Muna has in the past denied having any political aspirations in Cameroon,insisting severally that his interest remains in his work as a lawyer and with civil society organizations.
Jeune Afrique, a leading African weekly, described Barrister Muna as both a credible and the possible successor to President Paul Biya, given his prominence in Cameroon and his accomplishments on the international stage, especially in the areas of anti-corruption and good governance .
The Anglophone, is also the Sanctions Commissioner of the African Development Bank Group and a Member of the High-Level Panel on Illicit Financial Flows from Africa. He previously served as the Vice-Chair of Transparency International, and he has presided over the Economic, Social and Cultural Council (ECOSOCC) of the African Union, the Pan African Lawyers Union and the Cameroon Bar Association.
By Edmond Tambe