CAMEROON: PLANE ATTACK IN NORTHWEST REGION
Separatist fighters fire on a Cameroon airline Corporation passenger plane on Sunday morning as the plain approached landing at the Bamenda airport. Official reports from the CAMERCO confirms that the aircraft MA60, registered TJ-QDB, was short by fire arms.
The same report tells us that there was no human casualty deplored as the brave pilot managed to land the plane safely despite the impacts of the gunshots.
Following this incident, the plane has been grounded in order to assess the nature of the impact in consultation with the relevant technical authorities.
Experts think that by attacking the aircraft, the separatist fighting in the Cameroon has starting derailing from its original curse to go in to international terrorism.
The English speaking part of the country has been in a near civil war situation for more than 3 years now with the civilians caught between the rebel (ambazonian fighters) and the Army leading to almost 3000 death till this date.