The Mayor of Buea, Patrick Ekema Esunge has passed away this morning in Douala, close sources have confirmed.
The cause of his death is still not clear but some family sources point to a cardiac arrest. Family sources say he was suffered a malaise at his residence in Buea late on Saturday night before he was rushed to a medical facility in Douala where he was receiving treatment. He later gave up the ghost on Sunday morning.
Friends and well wishers have been trooping into his reidence to commiserate with his family. Meanwhile, the office he occupied as Mayor was immediately sealed.