ALL BAKOSSI CONFERENCE BANGEM 2008
PART I: PREAMBLE
The All Bakossi Conference meeting in Bangem from December 11 to 13, 2008 with the view to forge a new path for development in Bakossiland:
i. Conscious of the lack of concertation amongst the Bakossi and more so in matters of development;
ii. Considering the existence of abundant natural and human resources in Bakossiland;
iii. Considering the enclavement of Bakossiland and the deplorable state of the road infrastructure;
iv. Conscious of the need for an improved communication network in Bakossiland;
v. Considering the need for adequate educational and health systems;
vi. Considering the need to integrate the woman in all dimensions of Development in Bakossiland;
vii. Considering the need to alleviate poverty;
viii. Conscious of the need to establish constructive dialogue amongst all active forces of Bakossiland;
ix. Conscious of the fact that agriculture is the major occupation in Bakossiland and for this reason there is a need to revamp the sector by the provision of inputs and good roads.
PART II: THE ABC RESOLVES that the Bakossi should:
In pursuance to the above mentioned aspirations, a standing committee is hereby set up to sensitise and mobilize Bakossi of all walks of life to work in the implementation of these aspirations.
Done this 13 day of December