Falling Virgin Mary Statue Kills Child in Mundemba - Cameroon

[Cameroon Tribune] Pamcilia Efende Njie Mbonde, the seven-year-old daughter of Njie Mbonde John, an ophthalmic nurse with the Mundemba District Hospital, in Ndian Division of the South West Region, was killed on June 24, 2015 after a 200-kg cement statue of Mary the mother of Christ collapsed and hit her head. According to eye witnesses, Pamcilia had been playing on the statue in one of the halls in the Catholic Church premises in the divisional headquarters, Mundemba.