According to the Minister of Defense, three soldiers were saved from the 37 personnel who were on board the Cameroonian army logistics boat which capsized yesterday Sunday July 16, 2017.
A boat from the Cameroonian army that left on Sunday, July 16, 2017 from Douala to Bakassi, capsized at sea. Of the 37 people who were on board this logistics boat, only three could be rescued. The Cameroonian government, through the Minister of Defense, published late yesterday to Monday, July 17, 2017, to inform the public about the boat, the mission it was carrying out and the operations update about the search for missing personnel.
Below is a copy of the press release signed by Joseph Beti Assomo, Minister of Defense: