At least one person was killed and dozens of others injured by an improvised explosive device during Youth Day march past event on February 11, 2024, at Nkambe central subdivision in the north west region.
The explosive was detonated at the Grand Stand during the March past of Government Secondary School Binshua was exercising the parade to March past authorities.
There was aloud noise , followed by cries from victims and then commotion at the Stands.
Pupils and students scrambled to take cover while parents ran to all directions to protect their kids.
List of victims
xx TOHNGI SANDRA
BANFOHGA MARIE THÉRÈSE
LOVELINE JOY NJATO
KANJO NERISSE NTALA
CHIFU PRINCESS MAYA
EDEL QUEEN YOTEA
KANJO GHISLAIN NDUTCHO STÉPHANIE DIROUTE BILANYE
Five others were unidentified. Though no group has claimed responsibility for the attack, Separatists have in past heard targeted areas where national events were being observed in the North West and South West region.
Source: Cameroon News Agency