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Cameroon's main opposition SDF elects 49-year-old candidate to face Biya | Africanews - 11 months ago, 25 Feb 01:18

By: Abdur Rahman Alfa ...

Joshua Osih, a 49-year-old lawmaker has been elected as flagbearer of Cameroon’s main opposition Social Democratic Front (SDF). An native of the country’s southwest region, Osih is an aviation expert. He was the overwhelming choice of delegates at the SDF congress polling 1,021 votes representing 88.4% as against 134 votes (12%) polled by his closest challenger, Forbi Nchinda. He, however, remains deputy chairperson of the party which is still led by Ni John Fru Ndi, 77, founder of the SDF. Joshua Osih, 49 becomes the Presidential candidate for the #SDF party. He was elected during the SDF Convention in #Bamenda pic.twitter.com/ZGxBhZ5h24 Ndi who was the party’s candidate in the last election said he was leaving the stage for younger politicians at the party’s congress held in capital of the northwest region of Bamenda. “I will not present my candidature for the Presidential election, I want you to chose who is ...
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