At the invitation of His Excellency BAN KI-MOON, Secretary General of the United Nations, His Excellency Paul BIYA, President of the Republic of Cameroon, left Yaounde on Friday 16 September 2016, by mid-day, accompanied by his wife, Madam Chantal BIYA, to participate at the 71st Ordinary Session of the United Nations General Assembly to hold in New York, in the United States of America.
The Head of State is accompanied on this occasion by the Official Delegation as stated below:
-Mr. Lejeune MBELLA MBELLA, Minister of External Relations;
-Mr. Martin BELINGA EBOUTOU, Director of the Civil Cabinet of the Presidency of the Republic;
-Mr. René Emmanuel SADI, Minister of Territorial Administration and Decentralisation;
-Mr. Louis Paul MOTAZE, Minister of the Economy, Planning and Regional Development;
-Mr. Paul ATANGA NJI, Minister in Charge of Missions at the Presidency of the Republic;
-Mr. ALIM HAYATOU, Secretary of State at the Ministry of Public Health, in charge of the fight against Epidemics and Pandemics;
-Mr. Luc SINDJOUN, Special Adviser at the Presidency of the Republic;
-Rear Admiral Joseph FOUDA, Special Adviser to the President of the Republic;
-Mr. Henri ETOUNDI ESSOMBA, Ambassador of Cameroon to the United States of America;
-Mr. TOMMO MONTHE, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Cameroon at the United Nations;
-Mr. Simon Pierre BIKELE, Chief of State Protocol.