The 84 year old dictator Paul BIYA has presided over a solemn session of the Francophone dominated so called Higher Judicial Council. The nine-man council met at the Unity Palace today the 7th of June 2017. Cameroon Intelligence Report learnt that some new members were sworn in prior to the start of deliberations.
This was followed by an in camera plenary. Seven cases of indiscipline in the magistracy were examined, while recommendations for the promotion and appointment of magistrates were submitted to the Head of State. The integration of pupil magistrates from the National School of Administration and Magistracy (ENAM) was equally scrutinized.