Governor Adolphe Lele L’Afrique has condemned the burning of dozen of homes in Wum by a group of Huasa and Aku youth. He equally calls on the victim to restrain from retaliation that could further lead to more inter community violence.
Following the murder of Alh Dere Shefu and the attack on Lake Nyos survivors in Wum the Mbororo community went on retaliatory attacks on the 3rd of June 2019, in Naikom and around Wum. According to inhabitants in Wum, a baby was burnt in one of the houses and others injured.
Investigations are still ongoing for the perpetrators of the attacks.