Certain women -- the Mafo
-- among the Bamilekes of the Western Cameroon were not limited to domestic economies: they participated in the management of the political sphere alonside the "Fo" (kings).
The founding member of the Movement Against Fulani Occupation, MAFO
, Pastor Dave Ogbole who spoke on behalf of the youths said that they were aware of the plot to send top military personnel for the coming Saturday election.
A photo supplied by SPLM-N reportedly showing vehicles seized from the Sudanese army in Blue Nile state's Mafo
in February 2013
Al-Sawarmi said that the Armed Forces' troops have quitted Mafo
area after inflicting heavy losses of the rebels who attacked the area.
His fellow defendants are Yassin Omar, 26, from New Southgate, north London, Mafo
Kwaku Asiedu, 33, Hussain Osman 28, both of no fixed address, Ramzi Mohammed, 25, of North Kensington, west London; and Adel Yahya, 24, of High Road, Tottenham, north London
Also, the three sociocultural groups in the state represented by Mr Omele Amali and the representative of Movement Against Fulani Occupation, MAFO
, Pastor Dave Ogbole said they saw the attacks coming and reported to relevant authorities but nothing was done to avert the massacre.
Al-Sawarmi Khalid Sd, announced that the Armed Forces has liberated Mafo
area, south western the Blue Nile State, and repulsed around a battalion of rebels, who were backed up by a number of tanks, artillery and Land-Cruiser vehicles, out of the area.
The other defendants are Yassin Omar, 26, New Southgate, North London; Mafo
Kwaku Asiedu, 33, no fixed address; Hussain Osman 28, no fixed address; Ramzi Mohammed, 25, Kensington, West London and Adel Yahya, 24, Tottenham, North London.
A group, Movement Against Fulani Occupation, MAFO
has described the sustained actions of Miyeittii Allah on Nigerians, Benue in particular as a 'piecemeal' coup against the country.
The Sudanese army last month attacked the rebel positions in Mafo
, in the Blue Nile, speaking about preparations by rebel groups to attack strategic positions the southern and western states in the country.
SAF launched recently an attack on the SPLM-N's positions in Mafo
, located at about 20 kilometres southwest of Kurmuk but the rebels repulsed the attack and followed the Sudanese troops to the outskirts of the border town.