Connect with us

Cameroon

“Balla is not within my responsibilities” Registrar, Prof Molua distances self from Balla’s dismissal

Published

on

In a response allegedly issued in SOBAN 1983 whatsapp forum  where Barister Balla and Professor Molua, registrar of UB are all members, the academic Don distances himself from Balla’s dismissal while blaming him for failing to attend the disciplinary hearing at the same breadth.

He says as an instructor, Balla was directly under the faculty authorities of the University and he handles matters of lecturers and professors

He however says he remain unapologetic and not people pleaser , saying that the fact that they are from Sasses doesn’t mean they must have same ideology in life.

See full letter below

A must Read: Prof Molua, Registrat of UB clears the air. He writes

There’s an official document signed by the Vice Chancellor, it doesn’t bear my signature.

That official document states very clearly, who carried out the investigation on Agbor Balla, the Deputy Vice-Chancellor for Teaching ( DVC/TIC)’s service. Those who can read, should read carefully.

The Dean of the Faculty of Law was the Rapporteur, working very closely with the DVC/TIC. Balla’s letter of invitation to the Disciplinary Panel, was signed by his Dean, for Christ sake!

The Registrar is responsible for investigating academic matters for Full-time Lecturers and Professors.

Balla is an INSTRUCTOR and not within my responsibility. He’s hired directly by his Faculty and they handled their matter. His CONTRACT has got nothing to do with the REGISTRAR of the University.

If I were the Dean of a Faculty, and one of my staff was in trouble as such, I will do my utmost best to protect that staff. He should judge if that was done, to get protection from his direct employers.

I wish Balla came for the Disciplinary, for which I was only a member in the panel, he would have seen those waiting for him. Unfortunately, he chose no to.

What is being circulated online with my name, If I were to write in my official capacity, I will use the LETTER HEAD and official STAMPS of the UNIVERSITY.

Guys, you knew me since in Sasse. I was not in groups, not in your social groups, I frolicked with no one. You had your cliques back in Sasse, sadly and unfortunately, we are now almost 50 years old, and failed to grow out of the infantile exuberance of 1983.

So, it’s easy to pick a scapegoat. But, why you settled for me is laughable!

I, Ernest Molua does not beg for love, and didn’t do that in Sasse College. And I careless about any demonization. I remain focus on my career, my family, my community, my village Sasse and my nation, Cameroon.

What has Balla’s political position got to do with me? I respect the fact that he has chosen a course to invest his resources on. But, going to Sasse together does not make us followers of a particularly ideology, I can’t remember if such an oath was taken!

I am neither the President of the Republic of Cameroon, the Minister of Higher Education nor the Vice Chancellor of the University of Buea to victimize Balla. Balla has his battles he has chosen which seems bigger than all of us.

But, if people think I am too powerful, then I am pleasantly flattered, and Biya may just envy me!

As for REPUBLICAN DIASPORAS, well they have their reasons for my demonization, given my position with respect to the security of the Cameroon state which runs at variance to their mission. The worth of a man is known when he can identify a course and stand firm on it, without playing to the gallery to please the crowd. I have chosen my path.

Feel free to share this to your friends of SJC SASSE 1983 Republican class and their surrogates in other groups.

I remain a bonafide Super scale SOBAN – 7 Years in Sasse, a son of the soil and an unwavering proud Cameroonian.

Thanks.

Professor Molua came under the knife from the public after his alleged social media reply towards Balla’s refusal to attend the disciplinary hearing went viral

In the message filled with revenge and deeply lacking in professionalism, Balla was compared to a PTA teacher seeking for undeserved Favors.

The message also announced Balla’s dismissal while informing the public that he registered as PHD student since 2015 but failed all exams thereby losing his status as student as well

Cameroon

Coronavirus: Mixed signals from Yaounde shows survival depends on you

Published

on

Earlier today Monday May 25th 2020, public health minister sent out a wake up call

He took to twitter to announce the worst is yet to come, saying we are entering a critical phase of the virus and more than ever before we need to respect government measures and keep social distancing to the best of our ability.

His message of social distancing and to avoid public places is consistent with his daily tweets to guard the public against contracting the deadly global pandemic.

The early morning tweet today though caries different underton, it signals we are yet to reach the peak of this virus,many more Cameroonians are likely to be infected and worst of all many more might die in the weeeks ahead especially as schools are planning to resume come June 1st 2020.

But his message of caution is in sharp contrast with government’s actions vis sa vis the fight against the virus

Government had rollback almost all the measures imposed in March to help curb the spread, deeming bars, hotels, restaurants, beeches, clubs and other services as essential and handed the burden of control back to business owners and citizens as the economy started to suffer under the weight of the lockdown.

What followed has been a spike in number of infected persons and deaths as many ignore social distancing and basic Hygienic calls

Same day government was announcing normalcy or near normalcy across the country, its public health minister was tweeting about the need for people to stay at home as much as they could, warning the risk of contracting the virus is higher and advising people to remain indoors and respect constant hygiene.

Today’s tweet on the eve of school resumption once again sadly reminds the population that the government is tasking them to fight for their very own survival amidst a deadly global pandemic

Cameroon has 4,890 infected cases this far, one of the highest in Africa.
1,865 have recovered while 165 persons have died according to latest official figures.

Continue Reading

Human Interest

Intelligent, nice and hardworking: A friend to Nkeng Lizette paints saint-like picture of deceased

Published

on

A very close friend to Nkeng Lizette, killed and abandoned at a student hostel in Buea has describe the girl as nice, hardworking and intelligent

Tifuh Sandrine who has known Lizette for years now was speaking to TeboPost this day May 25th 2020, saying her friend was anything but those she now reads on social media

She describe the deceased as reserved with strong facility values and says she was from a very comfortable home.

“ it’s pains me when I read online and Peoppe say she was dating men for me money” Tifuh told TeboPost before adding, she was from a very comfortable home, went to one of the most expensive universities in this country was was suppose to be abroad if not for coronavirus for her post graduate program

She wasn’t into men as people put it and wasn’t materialistic beceuse her family provided her with all her needs

Her remarks about the deceased is in sharp contrast to what has been trending on social media where reports say she was dating two boys for money and was allegedly killed by one of them

The corpse of Nkeng Lizette was found in a hostel in Buea on May 23 2020 while already at an advance stage of decomposition

Reports say she had been killed five days later by unidentified person(s).

She was immediately buried by the hygiene and sanitation unit of Buea council.

Continue Reading

Cameroon

June 1st School resumption: Teachers make demanding demands

Published

on

Teachers say they will Boycott June 1st School Resumption if Certain Conditions are not in Place by government to ensure smooth and safe teaching and learning  during the era of Covid-19

This is apparent from the document they issued during the week end where 19 Cameroon teachers syndicates including TAC and CATTU have declared that they will boycott the resumption of classes on June 1, 2020 if the conditions below are not met by the government

1. End of year exams be giving on basis of programs they have covered
2. Compulsory provision of sanitizer and face mask on campus
3. Risk allowance for teachers and allowance for overload
4. Not more than 24 students per class
4. Funds provided to schools to take care of health emergencies.
5. Remainder of school fees be paid to the schools among others

But amongst the numerous demands, the risk allowance for teachers has caught the eye of many Cameonians

Coming at a time when the nation like the rest of the world is suffering from the deadly pandemic, it’s only normal that teachers should fight for a safe learning space for their students and themselves

But demanding a risk allowance at a time when medics at the frontline are dying directly due to the virus and are yet to make any financial demands is seen by man as selfish in the part of the teachers

Many point to the fact that some of these teachers have not been teaching since 2016 when the Anglophone crisis started despite being paid their salaries in full and now are making strangulating demands before they go to class

Critics say Should government pay them risk allowance for teaching during the era or COVID-19, same allowance would have to be paid to all civil servants who risk their lives in one way or the other each day as they serve their nation.

Teachers they say are increasingly losing their sense of patriotism and all too often think only about their week being irrespective is the general interest.

Continue Reading
Last update on:
Global Total
Cases

Deaths

Recovered

Active

Advertisement

Recent Posts

Trending

Copyright © 2016 TeboPost Media.Powered by Mbah Lucas Tebo.