A lecturer at the University of California, Los Angeles, USA is very angry with US State Department and wants it to revise its travel warning on Cameroon.
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In a statement to compatriots, Dr. Kevin Y. Njabo accused his University’s authorities of frustrating efforts to encourage students to be part of a yearly travel abroad study programme on Tropical Ecology and Conservation Biology.
University of California authorities are quoted as citing possible risks on American students in Cameroon. He picked holes with the State Department's warnings that touch the Northern and Eastern parts of country.
“The Boko Haram insurgents are based in Northern Nigeria and spill over into Northern Cameroon.
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So the travel advisory should be specific to the said regions as was done recently in France and Israel. People travelling to Douala, Yaounde, Limbe, in Cameroon should not be affected as we do not expect people staying in New York to be affected by the recent San Bernandino bombings in Southern California, “he arguedon February 2.
The Tropical Ecology and Conservation Biology Don said a blanket State Department warning for Cameroon as a country has very negative effects on the image, economy and other aspects of living. “This is not fair at all. I am therefore calling on the Cameroonian community to bring this to the attention of the State Department, “he said.
HERE ARE COUNTRIES 'AFFECTED' BY THE US STATE DEPARTMENT TRAVEL WARNINGS.
1) SOUTH SUDAN
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12) NORTH KOREA
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22) SAUDI ARABIA