“Tibor Nagy honors John Fru Ndi for his key role in establishing multiparty politics in Cameroon”
Tibor Nagy honors John Fru Ndi for his key role in establishing the multiparty system in Cameroon
The death of John Fru Ndi
John Fru Ndi, founder of the Social Democratic Front (SDF), a major figure in Cameroonian politics, died at the age of 82 after a long illness.
The role of Fru Ndi in the multiparty system
Former US Under Secretary of State for African Affairs, Tibor Nagy, praised on Twitter Fru Ndi's essential contribution to the establishment of multiparty politics in Cameroon.
An opposition figure who will be missed in Cameroonian politics
Nagy claimed that Fru Ndi had "forced dictator Paul Biya to allow multi-partyism in Cameroon". He also spoke of his belief that Fru Ndi should have won the 1992 elections, thus suggesting another possible path for Cameroon's history.