Cameroon Anglophone Conflict: Catholic Clergy targeted by Both Sides

As the fighting intensifies, it requires acts of courage for religious leaders, particularly Catholic clergy, to continue to do their jobs for the flocks they serve.

Because they refuse to be drawn into the partisan fight, both sides now see Catholic clerics as their opponents.

Reverend Father Herman Lawong is the new pastor of Ndzevru Parish, a locality that shares boundaries with Ngarbuh, where, in February 2020, the military killed 21 civilians, including 13 childre. Lawong told Crux it’s a pretty trying situation for clergy.

Source: Cruxnow

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