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December 01, 2009

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VA Boy

You are right. SDF website is really antiquated in every way. This Chia blog looks more advanced with all the latest social networking connections. You Chia report needs to build them something that they can operate.

Enyengue

Brother you said it all. I have nothing to add to this. Once a vialble and vibrant party the SDF was hijacked by a semi-educated lunatic.

mawageto

My man thanks very much!!!!!SDF has to look inside the party before going out to talk.

Daniel Agbor

Reading a such a succint piece from Nyamkimah is no surprise for me. I already admired his critical analysis during his years as my High school English Literature teacher.

This piece has also been enriched as a result of his experience as a civil administrator with the the CPDM clan, and his experience as a civil Affairs officer with UNMI HAITI.

May be his expertise might be needed to reshape the SDF, salvage it from the firm grip of the "inert and non innovative Fru Ndi Clan.

Daniel Agbor

Dr A A Agbormbai

"But it may not be too late yet for the SDF to redeem itself. The fundamentals of the party - namely the strength and commitment of its grassroots militants - are still very strong. All the party needs is for a visionary and tolerant leadership, imbued with the capacity to craft and implement a new and realistic long term strategy for conquering power, based on the principles on which the party was founded. The SDF must also accept some responsibility for its own failures and stop blaming them on CPDM. Most importantly, its leadership should shed some of its arrogance, take steps to end the systematic exclusion of its cadres and learn to tap into and manage the rich diversity of its militant base."

A noteworthy conclusion. So take note the SDF.

Fabelos

If only the SDF chairman can even read, then this article should be used to create a new Vision for the SDF. The real fact or truth here about the SDF is that we cannot complain about Biya being in power for 28yrs, and yet have Fru Ndi still in power for the last 19yrs with a declining political party.....who is to say Biya should not be PRESIDENT FOR LIFE. To bad Fru Ndi, history will forget your legacy thesame way nobody knew you before the SDF.....I wish your kids can advise you that PAPA IT IS TIME TO LET GO.

JULIUA

SDF IS OUR PARTY
WE LOVE SDF

The Entrepreneur

...Power to the Pipi !....

bens

Mr.First Assistant Senior Divisional Officer,
or what you might call yourself.We all know that in Cameroon,weather you are a suppoter of the SDF or not,you need to use the SDF in other to gain your way through.That is the strategy you are now putting in place because ellections are on the way.Since 1990,why now? You can use Mr. Fru Ndi and the SDF as to what extend you wish for your personal gain but don`t forget,"things will never be thesame" no matter what.Please next time you should pened down a complete history of what Mr.Andrew Akonteh did before his resignation.Thanks and "Power to the People and equal opportunities" for it is our Party and we have learned to love it and so shall we for ever and so too our generations.

fru

well, the analysis above can not completely be wrong or completely right. there are lessions to learn from. The SDF leadership probably have flaws like in other party but the most important thing is to reconcile the differences.
Secondly, Mr.Biya probably allowed a kind of free, fair and transparent elections in 1997 becuase his major challenger was not taking part in the elections. Past elections in cameroon are always changed when they arrived Y'de. It is shameful to the ruling party that they some time still with impunity. The same thing happening in Cameroon is observed across Central Africa where leaders of evil empires will stage incorrigible corrupt elections to justify their continues reign. all these crooks run devilish regimes and have nothing to offer.
pray Africa will change and be free from Francafrique.

Dr RM

Ni Julius, this is a sure ground- standing piece and I hope the message will resonate right down to the concern.

Bro Inno, thanks for this illuminating site. A telling arena....

Morfaw Rene

Nyamkimah, you said it all. But permit me also note that this is the same SDF that while campaigning for the 1997 legislative elections promised to create earth quakes in Parliament. Behold, the first ever vote to be carried out by the over 68 SDF Parliamentarians was to join with the CPDM and vote Cavaye Yeguie Djibril as house speaker. From that instance i knew the SDF was not serious.

asafor

Hey Fondong,i find a place in my heart to say hurrah in taking up courage to talk about SDF. We will favour constructive criticism.If you are ask today to cast a vote in the up coming Presidential Election in which camp will you belong?

Julio, in any Democratic institution there is freedom to make mistakes particularly as the SDF had been making mistakes in seeking to progress the Democratic process in Cameroon. If SDF had boycotted elections in Cameroon i will want to believe it was another effort to tell CPDM Government thier style of governance was unacceptable.

Julio in your piece you said, you sai any serious politician seeking to accede to the pinnacle of power in Cameroon should know by intuition that it is in his best interest to be in the good books of France. WHY?" This is a culture i strongly discourage.Must Cameroon be governed from foriegn boundaries? Fru Ndi like any other Cameroonian with a Democratic mind thought that will be a strategy to reduce French interest in Cameroon.

A few weeks behind i read an article on Bollore and i must let you know i was not impressed with events relating to Bollore and Cameroon. If you had spoken about his intention in campaigning against French products and ironically accomodating PMUC in his flat at Commercial avenue that would have been civilized of you.

Fondong,i must tell you this,in my humble opinion,in the event that Fru Ndi is gone that will be the end of SDF.lets take off time to Salute Fru Ndi. He is surounded by bootlickers,power-mungers in the name of SDF parliamentarians,NEC members.These are the same people i thought i could see a Dramatic spread of professionalism into the Community and organisation.

Fondong,as per Akonteh's resignation and his political life in SDF,i will advise you espoused a culture of investigative journalism.Make no mistake i served in Bafut for Five years and within that time bracket i happened to have contracted a mutual relation with Akonteh,the Fon of Bafut,Dr.Che Ngwa Francis,

Now,Fondong listen well,Akontehs problem emmanated from Bafut.The issue of Nso Bafut Bawum and the fact that the Fon of Bafut accuses Hon.Akonteh for fuelling the split of the Bafut Fundom into two created havoc into his political career.Akonteh made me to understand the Fon of Bafut dislike him and wanted his downfall.

Believe me julio,when i asked Akonteh the reason for the hatred he said,they accused me of burring a life Dog in Nso Bafut Bawum.The story is long my Brother. In an effort to bring the two opposing side together i contacted the Fon of Bafut he told me Fru Ndi was a friend,Definately the Fon of Bafut Invited his subjects and Campaigned against Akonteh.

The Fon made the bafut people to understand Akonteh was preaching divide and rule politics in Bafut. This issue expanded right into the Catholic Church Nso Bawum.That blessed morning i came and met an injunction at the entrance of the Church, an abomination. This is where Akonteh lost popularity in his Bafut Constituency.

Akonteh became frustrated and sort to prostitute to a new political party. In 2008 before he left for Nigeria he contacted me and told me he intended to come up with a new political party, infact i was invited to be a member.

However Akonteh was a man to be respected in the likes of Hon.Neba Publisher who did practically nothing to develop Bafut and Tubah Constituency.

Julio, we are quick in pointing fingers,we will all answer questions in the near future if SDF collapsed. I have repeatedly make a call in this Forum for Cameroonians to rise up as one man put our differences away and effect change in Cameroon to no avail. I have E-mail my address in this forum inviting Cameroonians of Good will to Form a citizen review group to challenge Biya.

The word diasporic came from the Greek word disperse, Cameroonians are disperse all over the world but still have that sense of belonging.We all belong to the Nation Call Cameroon. I have repeatedly asked the Diasporic community to use the social capital we have got to change Cameroon to no avail.

Diaspora could be Strategic Brokers" to promote change,identify crack and tension in our communities,advise political leaders to make power visible, identify opportunities. We have got to use our social capital to link up people across different systerm.

Diaspora could find allies whose external resources provide Cameroon with resources we cannot on our own produce to change Cameroon.

We in the Diaspora should regenerate and reactivate the ethical values that are now believe to regulate individual conduct and that help maintained order and obedience. Then we can succeed in changing Cameroon. Fru Ndi has done his part he is gone. Wake and Free Cameroon.


J.Fondong

My brother Asafor, thank you very much for your enlightening comments, which I think will go a long way to enrich the kind of debate that this write-up was intended to elicit. Let me just say this real quick: this article is not about Chairman John Fru and defintely not about Akonteh. I have simply used Ni John's published reactions to Akonteh's resignation as a premise to make the case that certain leadership and policy failures within the SDF have significantly weakened the SDF and may soon completely annihilate it. I have the utmost respect for both Mr Fru Ndi and Mr Akonteh as leaders, but that doesn't mean that I shouldn't also hold them accountable for their short-comings.

asafor

Mr. Fondong i appreciate your good effort in raising political issues concerns. You are right to say we would hold them accountable for thier shortcomings julio. Faith and confidence has been lost in the set up,SDF stand expose on a number of issues. My Bros",

Make no mistake, i love your piece julio. Secondly NEC instituted article 8.2 in the internal constitution to intill a sense of discipline in the party.Yet the idea of reconciliation had been applauded in the party to encourage disgruntled members a welcome back home.

The Grand North is ruled by the Lamidos of Reyboubas.they are looked upon as demi-gods.The local population will eventually pay their respect to such. However,this does not annule the fact that the SDF has done a little to capture the Grand North.

Julio am surprise that even in UNDP strong-hold CPDM will come out victorious,this explain how the process of voting in Cameroon is seriously affected. The First vice Chairperson of the SDF was Suleyman,infact that was a strategy to lobby the Grand North. Our brothers in the Grand North needs more than enough education to be intergrated into the democratic house.

While in Nigeria i realise most of these guys from the Nothern Part will migrate to vote during election period in Nigeria.Like wise in Cameroon,just to create disorder in the name of Muslim Brothers.

People like Cavaye the speaker of the House of Assembly never succeeded in winning even the primaries in his constituency.But was Handpick to become a parliamentarian. "Speaker"

Yes,because of religious affiliation they may chose to vote for CDU and UNDP. These are not National parties. thanks

George

YOU NAILED IT MAN. The SDF which was the hope of Cameroon soon showed it claws earlier that any one thought. Political Charisma alone ois not enough to manage a party. I am one of the ealriest critics of the SDF party for which i would have given my life. But its seems some have not yet woke to this state of affair or just don't care. I think its too late for the SDF. Really.

Gan Charles

Sometime ago I predicted that SDF conduct will render it irrelevant.
Ditto!

Celestin Atanga

Dear All:
Most of you should not forget that Mr. Fondong was a Social Divisional Officer (SDO). His role in frustrating the SDF should not be underlooked! Any well-meaning Cameroonian should go closer to the SDF Mayors and even those of the CPDM and acquaint themselves with the anti-developmental roles the SDOs and DOs play. These people use the Mayors as robots to get what the way from them all the time. When a Mayor resist their request especially money, they cause their downfall. For him to turn around today to say the SDF is a failure is too much of an exageration. If at all the SDF has failed as he's insinuating, he too contributed ernomously! By the way, what's his interest in the SDF today when he fought tooth and nail to destroy it when he was SDO of Momo Division?

Having said that, the SDF NEVER lost the 1992 presidential elections. The SDF candidate had over 50%. When work ended at the Counting Commission after having inflated Mr. Biya score, candidate Fru Ndi had 39%. He was seconded by Mr. Biya with 34%. When Biya got this information, he told Andze Tsoungui that they should do everything possible to ensure that he comes out victorious. Mr. Andze Tsoungui had to reverse the result - Fru Ndi's score was given to Biya and vice versa. That was how it happened!

For Mr. Fondong to say that Biya won the 1992 presidential election is pure intellectual dishonesty or he's playing the game which most of his likes do when jostling for appointments - paint the SDF bad and the CPDM good. He should fight to be re-appointed, but not through the SDF. Far from that, by saying that Mr. Biya won the 11 October 1992 elections and subsequent elections is not only untrue but an outright lie. At worst, he's trying to legitimise electoral banditry in Cameroon! Others before him have tried that and failed.

Again, the issue of boycott of the 1992 elections was a collective decision of the opposition; it was NOT a decision of the SDF alone. FYI, Mr. Biya promised those who wanted to participate in those elections with 500,000,000 francs CFA. That was why UNDP, UPC, etc., u-turned and participated during those elections. Yes, they won. Why not blame them for not effecting change? Must change only come to Cameroon through the SDF? If yes, why not then support the SDF, if you're a genuine appostle of change? In addition, a French Senator Guy Penn on a visit to Cameroon (in February 1992) invited the SDF for dialogue. They met in Douala and he asked the SDF delegation how many MPs comes from the English part of Cameroon. He was informed of the number (35). He then went on to say if they go in for the elections, a few seats can be added and they (the SDF) would have forty something seats. When they SDF delegation asked him if seats are won or "given" as he was promising them. He said whether the SDF goes in or boycott the elections, it will not change anything. That's why 5 years later, the SDF was given 43 seats. From thence, SDF seats are progressively being reduced till what we have now. If the CPDM is sure of itself, they should have long put in place a consensual electoral organ to manage elections from registration to proclamations of results. As long as this is not done, you cannot say the SDF is arrogantly failing.

As someone has mentioned earlier, Hon. Akonteh's sins are too many. When Akonteh became MP, his true colours were seen. His bad attitude did not only end in Bafut. This man told party members during a rally at Nkomkana in Yaounde that it is time for the SDF to "chop." It caused pandemonium and he too was almost "chopped." Worse still, when Hon. Akonteh no longer an SDF Questor, claimed that the SDF was what it was thanks to him. But when his militancy was doubtful and up till his resignation from the SDF, the SDF is still strong. All aforementioned and lots more caused his political demise and thus ended his political career. I say his political career has ended because, he tried to create what he called a Tikari Democratic party and also wanted to be Bafut Electoral District of the SDF

Mr. Fondong should know that any victory won at the National Assembly was by the SDF Parliamentary Group and not an individual MP. Hon. Akonteh only stood up on the floor of the National Assembly to present an SDF Group document.

Until we have a neutral organ to conduct elections, Mr. Fondong should NOT judge the SDF base on what is prevailing at the moment. Moreover, if Mr. Fondong is a now an engine for change (not minding his past as an SDO), he'd come home and join us to flush Mr. Biya.

I don't know why Mr. Fondong thinks that the French and its satelllite institutions ENAM, Gendarmerie, etc., should not be denounced when their actions are anti-people. For example, a country like Côte d'Ivore which used to be like a French-African sub-prefeture is gradually turning away from France. Why should Cameroon which has Great Britain and France as their colonial master keep adoring anti-democratic and anti-developmental instittions like the gendarmerie and ENAM? Maybe because Mr. Fondong is a graduate of ENAM? More so, with or without Britain's assistance, apartheid ended in South Africa. As long as ENAM and the Gendarmerie continue to operate like French neo-colonialist institutions, Cameroonians will keep denouncing. We may not disbanded today, but successive generations of Cameroonians will redefine their roles.

Mr. Fondong, for your information, the SDF is very still strong and its strength can only be tested through free, fair and credible elections.

Celestin Atanga

Dear All:
Most of you should not forget that Mr. Fondong was a Social Divisional Officer (SDO). His role in frustrating the SDF should not be underlooked! Any well-meaning Cameroonian should go closer to the SDF Mayors and even those of the CPDM and acquaint themselves with the anti-developmental roles the SDOs and DOs play. These people use the Mayors as robots to get what the way from them all the time. When a Mayor resist their request especially money, they cause their downfall. For him to turn around today to say the SDF is a failure is too much of an exageration. If at all the SDF has failed as he's insinuating, he too contributed ernomously! By the way, what's his interest in the SDF today when he fought tooth and nail to destroy it when he was SDO of Momo Division?

Having said that, the SDF NEVER lost the 1992 presidential elections. The SDF candidate had over 50%. When work ended at the Counting Commission after having inflated Mr. Biya score, candidate Fru Ndi had 39%. He was seconded by Mr. Biya with 34%. When Biya got this information, he told Andze Tsoungui that they should do everything possible to ensure that he comes out victorious. Mr. Andze Tsoungui had to reverse the result - Fru Ndi's score was given to Biya and vice versa. That was how it happened!

For Mr. Fondong to say that Biya won the 1992 presidential election is pure intellectual dishonesty or he's playing the game which most of his likes do when jostling for appointments - paint the SDF bad and the CPDM good. He should fight to be re-appointed, but not through the SDF. Far from that, by saying that Mr. Biya won the 11 October 1992 elections and subsequent elections is not only untrue but an outright lie. At worst, he's trying to legitimise electoral banditry in Cameroon! Others before him have tried that and failed.

Again, the issue of boycott of the 1992 elections was a collective decision of the opposition; it was NOT a decision of the SDF alone. FYI, Mr. Biya promised those who wanted to participate in those elections with 500,000,000 francs CFA. That was why UNDP, UPC, etc., u-turned and participated during those elections. Yes, they won. Why not blame them for not effecting change? Must change only come to Cameroon through the SDF? If yes, why not then support the SDF, if you're a genuine appostle of change? In addition, a French Senator Guy Penn on a visit to Cameroon (in February 1992) invited the SDF for dialogue. They met in Douala and he asked the SDF delegation how many MPs comes from the English part of Cameroon. He was informed of the number (35). He then went on to say if they go in for the elections, a few seats can be added and they (the SDF) would have forty something seats. When they SDF delegation asked him if seats are won or "given" as he was promising them. He said whether the SDF goes in or boycott the elections, it will not change anything. That's why 5 years later, the SDF was given 43 seats. From thence, SDF seats are progressively being reduced till what we have now. If the CPDM is sure of itself, they should have long put in place a consensual electoral organ to manage elections from registration to proclamations of results. As long as this is not done, you cannot say the SDF is arrogantly failing.

As someone has mentioned earlier, Hon. Akonteh's sins are too many. When Akonteh became MP, his true colours were seen. His bad attitude did not only end in Bafut. This man told party members during a rally at Nkomkana in Yaounde that it is time for the SDF to "chop." It caused pandemonium and he too was almost "chopped." Worse still, when Hon. Akonteh was no longer an SDF Questor, he claimed that the SDF was what it was thanks to him. But when his militancy was doubtful and up till his resignation from the SDF, the SDF is still strong. All aforementioned and lots more caused his political demise and thus ended his political career. I say his political career has ended because, he tried to create what he called a Tikari Democratic party and also wanted to be Bafut Electoral District of the SDF, but all attempts flopped.

Mr. Fondong should know that any victory won at the National Assembly was by the SDF Parliamentary Group and not an individual MP. Hon. Akonteh only stood up on the floor of the National Assembly to present an SDF Parliamentary Group document.

Until we have a neutral organ to conduct elections, Mr. Fondong should NOT judge the SDF base on what is prevailing at the moment. Moreover, if Mr. Fondong is a now an engine for change (not minding his past as an SDO), he'd come home and join us to flush Mr. Biya.

I don't know why Mr. Fondong thinks that the French and its satelllite institutions ENAM, Gendarmerie, etc., should not be denounced when their actions are anti-people. For example, a country like Côte d'Ivore which used to be like a French-African sub-prefeture is gradually turning away from France. Why should Cameroon which has Great Britain and France as their colonial master keep adoring anti-democratic and anti-developmental institutions like the gendarmerie and ENAM? Maybe because Mr. Fondong a "Chef de terre" was a graduate of ENAM?

Similarly, with or without Britain's assistance, apartheid ended in South Africa. As long as ENAM and the Gendarmerie continue to operate like French neo-colonialist institutions, Cameroonians will keep denouncing them. We may not disbanded them today, and as long as their roles are not well defined to meet up with the democratic dispensation, successive generations of Cameroonians may take a more radical decision against them.

Mr. Fondong, for your information, the SDF is very strong and its strength can only be tested through free, fair and credible elections.

Thanks and the struggle continues.............

Celestin

Celestin Atanga

Dear Readers sorry for the many postings! This the correct one.

Dear All:
Most of you should not forget that Mr. Fondong was a Social Divisional Officer (SDO). His role in frustrating the SDF should not be underlooked! Any well-meaning Cameroonian should go closer to the SDF Mayors and even those of the CPDM and acquaint themselves with the anti-developmental roles the SDOs and DOs play. These people use the Mayors as robots to get what the want from them all the time. When a Mayor resist their request especially money, they cause their downfall. Hereunder is an eye-witness account with the "Chef de terre" of Santa Sud-division:

I happened to be conversing with an SDF Councillor of Santa during an SDF Mayors' seminar at Ayaba Hotel, Bamenda on November 5th 2009. The DO of Santa was strolling towards where we were standing. The Councillor greeted him. He asked to know the whereabouts of the Mayor Wanki. The Councillor responded that Mayor Wanki was busy and could not be part of the seminar but the Santa Council was represent. The DO "promised to teach him a lesson." What lesson was an appointee promising to teach an elected Mayor of the community? This can only happened in Cameroon!

For him to turn around today and say the SDF is a failure is too much of an exageration. If at all the SDF has failed as he's insinuating, he too contributed ernomously! By the way, what's his interest in the SDF today when he fought tooth and nail to destroy it when he was SDO of Momo Division?

Having said that, the SDF NEVER lost the 1992 presidential elections. The SDF candidate had over 50%. When work ended at the Counting Commission after having inflated Mr. Biya score, candidate Fru Ndi had 39%. He was seconded by Mr. Biya with 34%. When Biya got this information, he told Andze Tsoungui that they should do everything possible to ensure that he comes out victorious. Mr. Andze Tsoungui had to reverse the result - Fru Ndi's score was given to Biya and vice versa. That was how it happened!

For Mr. Fondong to say that Biya won the 1992 presidential election is pure intellectual dishonesty or he's playing the game which most of his likes do when jostling for appointments - paint the SDF bad and the CPDM good. He should fight to be re-appointed, but not through the SDF. Far from that, by saying that Mr. Biya won the 11 October 1992 elections and subsequent elections is not only untrue but an outright lie. At worst, he's trying to legitimise electoral banditry in Cameroon! Others before him have tried that and failed.

Again, the issue of boycott of the 1992 elections was a collective decision of the opposition; it was NOT a decision of the SDF alone. For your information, Mr. Biya promised those who wanted to participate in those elections with 500,000,000 francs CFA. That was why UNDP, UPC, etc., u-turned and participated during those elections. Yes, they won. Why not blame them for not effecting change? Must change only come to Cameroon through the SDF? If yes, why not then support the SDF, if you're a genuine appostle of change? In addition, a French Senator Guy Penn on a visit to Cameroon (in February 1992) invited the SDF for dialogue. They met in Douala and he asked the SDF delegation how many MPs comes from the English part of Cameroon. He was informed of the number (35). He then went on to say if they go in for the elections, a few seats can be added and they (the SDF) would have forty something seats. When they SDF delegation asked him if seats are won or "given" as he was promising them. He said whether the SDF goes in or boycott those elections, it would not change anything.

That was why 5 years later, the SDF was given 43 seats. From thence, SDF seats are progressively being reduced till what we have now. If the CPDM is sure of itself, they should have long put in place a consensual electoral organ to manage elections from registration to proclamations of results. As long as this is not done, you cannot say the SDF is arrogantly failing.

As someone has mentioned earlier, Hon. Akonteh's sins are too many. When Akonteh became MP, his true colours were discovered. His bad attitude did not only end in Bafut. This man told party members during a rally at Nkomkana, Yaounde that it was then SDF time to "chop." since he was in the National Assembly. It caused pandemonium and he too was almost "chopped." Worse still, when Hon. Akonteh was no longer an SDF Questor, he claimed that the SDF was what it was thanks to him. But when his militancy was doubtful and up till his resignation from the SDF, the SDF is still strong. All aforementioned and lots more caused his political demise and thus ended his political career. I say his political career has ended because, he tried to create what he called a Tikari Democratic party and also wanted to be Bafut Electoral District of the SDF, but all attempts flopped.

Mr. Fondong should know that any victory won at the National Assembly was by the SDF Parliamentary Group and not an individual MP. Hon. Akonteh only stood up on the floor of the National Assembly to present an SDF Parliamentary Group document.

Until we have a neutral organ to conduct elections, Mr. Fondong should NOT judge the SDF base on what is prevailing at the moment. Moreover, if Mr. Fondong is a now an engine for change (not minding his past as an SDO), he'd come home and join us to flush Mr. Biya.

I don't know why Mr. Fondong thinks that the French and its satelllite institutions ENAM, Gendarmerie, etc., should not be denounced when their actions are anti-people. For example, a country like Côte d'Ivore which used to be like a French-African sub-prefeture is gradually turning away from France. Why should Cameroon which has Great Britain and France as their colonial master keep adoring anti-democratic and anti-developmental institutions like the gendarmerie and ENAM? Maybe because Mr. Fondong a "Chef de terre" was a graduate of ENAM?

Similarly, with or without Britain's assistance, apartheid ended in South Africa. As long as ENAM and the Gendarmerie continue to operate like French neo-colonialist institutions, Cameroonians will keep denouncing them. They may not disbanded them today, and as long as their roles are not well defined to meet up with the new democratic dispensation, successive generations of Cameroonians may take a more radical decision against them.

Mr. Fondong, for your information, the SDF is very strong and its strength can only be tested through free, fair and credible elections.

Thanks and the struggle continues.............

Celestin

Babey ncham

We had witnessed a ground breaking something called changes in the status quo with the coming of the SDF.No one doubts this and the bold actions of its leadership then , lets say so.That was great!Thanks be to the SDF. Cameroonians saw two options ,one that could open their eyes and give them the alternative to criticise.A job greatly handled but its made the hungry cameroonians to use this opportunity to side with the same kind of what used to be, taking sides with the long time sitting regime just to have food.
Many most I say who wanted SDF to perform miracles to sit and wait and wait and when its not coming they said aha where is the SDF?
I have to say again if cameroonians want to be liberated, they should stop blaming and criticising.Well level headed cameroonians know where the difficulties of the country lie in the hands of the president of cameroon.He choses his pleasure rather than that of the country.SDF did its bit let another group get up and do his or her bit too.
Its easy to blame and criticise.Cameroonian should think deeply on how to get this country out of its hardship

asafor

My Dear brother Atanga where ever you may be,Babey Ncham one of these days i will in my personal effort connect with the former Sec.general of SDF, DR. Tamanjong,the provincial chairperson, Mr. Kum.

Infact,I must emphasize on the fact that much has to be done to build that confidence that existed memory lane. Let the Mayors,Mps,NEC members get down to work and revamp the party ideology. I will advise the chairman go offensive,visit a few countries abroad talk to cameroonians,outline his plan of action for the upcoming Election.

We have to use the Information technology age to link up, inform and educate the rest of the world where Cameroon is leading to. I will not entertained any Election in Cameroon that will not be free and fair.

Mbeseha

Mr. Fondong, I think you have said it all. I do not however believe that the sdf still has time to redeem itself. It has lost all the credibility that reasonable people had about it.Except for the financials benefits that Fru Ndi and his core supporters continue to have the national treasury, there is nothing left for the party. There is no difference between the sdf and the cpdm. In fact many people believe that an sdf led administration in Cameroon would be worse than the cpdm.

mart

U LIKE chia Report OR NOT the SDF is at the decline stage....if they (SDF) want to be competitive,something most be done very fast...we thx u Chia

Mbeka

"All the party needs is for a visionary and tolerant leadership, imbued with the capacity to craft and implement a new and realistic long term strategy for conquering power, based on the principles on which the party was founded"

This is coming from a CPDM champion whether he is now with the UN or whatever. No one disputes the fact that the SDF is in decline and whoever is resposible for the decline is irrelevant at the moment. Mr Chia and his CPDM idiots have over the years eroded every fabric of democary in cameroon that no political vision can take them out of power. What ever any political party may have will have no chance of passing through these unconventional electoral structures set up by Mr. Chia and his comrades. There are only two ways that change can come in cameroon;
1) Biya dies and the mayhem that follows leads to a new leader, or
2) An epidemic wipes out this chunk of political misfits in the name of leaders and a new generation pick up the pieces and begin a new era. (this may not be particularly good but it will be better than the present situation)

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