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Enthusiasts: Cameroon. 25 men convicted for attempted assassination of the Equatorian President in 2017

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Le président de Guinée Équatoriale Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo a été victime d’une tentative d’assassinat en 2017. © Tony Karumba / AFP The President of Equatorial Guinea Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo was a victim of an attempt at assassination in 2017.

Twenty-five men Have been sentenced to 30 to 35 years in prison in Cameroon, for attempting to murder the Equatorian President Guinea in 2017. They have always pleaded non-guilty.

A military court Cameroonian recently sentenced 25 men to sentences of 30 to 35 years in prison for participating in a murder attempt by the President of Equatorial Guinea, who had evoked an "shot of Exected state ».

between 30 and 35 years in prison

twenty-seven were judged, one died in the meantime and another was acquitted. Four were 35 years old and 21 years of age, all convicted of "conspiracy of assassination, port and illegal detention of weapons and warmunition" , according to the verdict rendered on March 14.

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They were judged by the Military Court of Yaoundé who moved to Ebolowa Prison in the South, where they are detained.

attempt at the time in 2018

In January 2018, the Equatorial Guinea stated to have foiled on December 24, 2017 an attempt of "Coup d'état" aimed at killing President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo in his Palace of Koete Mongomo, at About fifty km from the Cameroonian border, and conducted by Equatorial Guineans and "mercenaries" foreign came or tempting to come by Cameroon.

On December 27, about thirty men had been captured in Cameroon near the border and elsewhere in the country, including those sentenced on March 14, Equatorian and Chadiens. They have always pleaded not guilty.

"Their conviction is absolutely unfinished, we have at no time had the production of irrefutable evidence on the imputed facts" , commented on Monday, March 21 their lawyer Mr. Emmanuel Simh, who appealed the verdict.

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A military source had asserted, in December 2017, that some of these men, in military outfit, were heading in a bus to Equatorial Guinea near the border. The others had been arrested later in Douala and Yaoundé.

43 years in power

President Obiang who, at 79 years today, holds (excluding royalty) the world record of longevity in power for a head of state still living, with nearly 43 years to lead a Hand of iron his small oil state in Central Africa, had arrested hundreds of people in Equatorial Guinea after the presumed coup. More than 130 had been sentenced, half of whom are absent from 3 to 96 years in prison, equatorial and foreign prison, including five Frenchmen.

In 2018, Malabo had reproached other African countries their "lack of solidarity" to dismantle the network "mercenaries" alleged. In June 2019, Chadians had been sentenced to N'Djamena at 20 years in prison for "Mercenaries" and participation in the "coup" of 2017 in Equatorial Guinea.

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