It was at the amphitheater of the University of Yaounde 2 that the administrative body and students voluntarily contributed to assist the populations in the North West and South West Regions, following the socio-political crisis plaguing this predominantly English-speaking zones for the past two years.
It was on the 9th of July 2018 under the supervision of the Rector of the University of Yaounde II, Professor Adolphe Minkoa She that the central and decentralized services contributed the sum of 14,383,000 for the humanitarian assistance plan in the North West and South West Regions of Cameroon. This benevolent gesture classifies the University of Yaounde II Soa as the first university to react prior to the initiative instituted following the instructions of the Head of State, Paul Biya and launched by the Prime Minister, Philemon Yang on June 20, 2018.
Speaking during the fund raising event, the Rector of the University of Yaounde II Soa, Professor Adolphe Minkoa She said he is happy and positive of the response by the University of Yaounde II following the call by the President of the Republic. To him it is an indication of solidarity for the wellbeing of our brothers and sisters in the North-West and South-West Regions who are victim to this crisis. Professor Adolphe Minkoa She also saluted the effort of the staffs that raised such an amount only on the first day of the fundraising. He as well assured that the administration is hopeful and waiting for voluntary contributors to target 15 million francs Cfa before the fundraising operation closes up.
Apart from the central and decentralized services of the University of Yaounde II, the Secretary General of the Prime Minister’s Office, Seraphin Magloire Fouda sent as part of his contribution the sum of 1 million francs Cfa. The student body was unable to hide their compassion as the association of physically challenged persons of the University of Yaounde II Soa hewed in their widow’s might. To this effect, the sum collected so far will be forwarded to the Ministry of Territorial Administration to be managed by Minister Paul Atanga Nji who is the chairman of the Ad hoc committee for the humanitarian assistance plan for the North-West and South-West Regions.