If this return to the electoral game was foreseeable, the announcement of the participation of the Movement for the Renaissance of Cameroon (MRC) in the next polls did not fail to have its effect. “Considered decision” for them some, “height of inconsistency” for others, the end of the sentence pronounced by Maurice Kamto while he proceeded to the installation of the local office of the MRC in the Littoral 2 region, on October 8, was abundantly commented on .
“Tailor-made for Biya”
This comeback primarily reflects a tactical repositioning of the MRC which, over the past four years, has worked to castigate the iniquity of a political system that it considers be “tailor-made for President Biya” and which, according to him, leaves very little room for the expression of contrary opinions. This decided opinion, Kamto had defended it before the Constitutional Council during the examination of the electoral dispute relating to the results of the presidential election of 2018. The numerous anti-Biya demonstrations which had followed had been violently repressed by the forces. of order.
Cameroon: for Maurice Kamto, the road is long