Young idle men are accused of scouring the fields of the locality of Noym II, in the Yaounde I council, in search of single women in their farming activities, with the aim of raping them.
Several cases of rape in this part of the capital have been reported. Some women lodged a complaint with the gendarmerie of Messassi, for rape in gangs.
The upsurge in rapes at Nyom II creates a psychosis among the population, women met by KOACI have confessed not to return alone to their farms, ” I will not go alone in the farm. I always go with my husband. Or a member of my family. The presence of a man by our side, discourages young delinquents, who have chosen to make us live a nightmare, “entrusts this Thursday, a lady, back from her farm, who is accompanied by a man.
This increase in rape, which is accompanied by acts of aggression in this part of the capital, is attributed to the high consumption of local drugs, such as Indian hemp, Tramol, glue or alcohol .
The alleged rapists would take advantage of the isolation offered by the plantations to commit their crime.
Very often, the alleged rapists are not caught up by the undercover police.