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Sport: Cameroon: Several victims when a jostling in a stadium of Yaoundé during the CAN

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the crowd movement took place before the match between Cameroon and the Comoros. A state media speaks of a "half-dozen deaths and dozens of wounded"

Des policiers camerounais à la fin d'un match de la CAN, le 20 janvier 2022 (illustration). © AFP Cameroon police at the end of a CAN match, January 20, 2022 (Illustration). Drama - The crowd movement took place before the match between Cameroon and the Comoros. A state media speaks of a "half-dozen dead and dozens of wounded"

The African Football festival is bereaved. A scramble in front of a stadium of Yaoundé, before a game from the African Cup of Nations (CAN) opposing Monday night the Cameroon to the Comoros, made an indeterminate number of "victims", announced the organizers of the competition. The balance sheet could be dramatic: a state media speaks of a "half-dozen deaths and dozens of wounded".

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"There have been scrazing as we record elsewhere on the occasion of large crowd movements. We expect reliable information about victims, "said Abel Mbengué, spokesman for the CAN Cocan Organizing Committee.

No official balance sheet

The Cameroonian authorities are not communicated to any balance sheet. The African Football Confederation (CAF), which organizes the flagship competition of the continent, for its part dispatched its Secretary General "At the bedside of the victims admitted to the Hospitals of Yaoundé".

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