Popular Cameroonian blogger Paul Chouta to appear in court today


Popular Cameroonian blogger Paul Chouta, who was arrested in Yaounde Tuesday, May 28, 2019 by elements of the Judicial Police will appear at the Yaounde Court of First Instance today June 3, 2019.

January, 2018: Paul Chouta was beaten and stabbed by three unidentified individuals

Paul Chouta was allegedly arrested due to a complaint filed by Cameroonian writer Calixthe Beyala for defamation.

Mr Chouta who is close to the Cameroon Renaissance Movement of Maurice Kamto has always been at the centre of controversy for his critical stance against the regime in place. He was summoned at the Judicial Police in Douala last year for questioning but was let go.