Simon Achidi Achu

politician

"Pa" Simon Achidi Achu (born 5 November 1934[1][2]) is a Cameroonian politician. He was the Prime Minister of Cameroon from 1992 to 1997. He was Minister of Justice from 1972 to 1975.

Simon Achidi Achu
5th Prime Minister of Cameroon
In office
9 April 1992 – 19 September 1997
Preceded bySadou Hayatou
Succeeded byPeter Mafany Musonge
Personal details
Born (1934-11-05) November 5, 1934 (age 85)
Bamenda, British Cameroons
Political partyCPDM

Achu was a leading member of the Cameroon People's Democratic Movement (CPDM). He was appointed as Chairman of the National Investment Corporation in 2003, and he was "elected" to the Senate of Cameroon in 2013.

ReferencesEdit

  1. Les Elites camerounaises: who's who in United Republic of Cameroon (1976), Bulletin de l'Afrique noire, page 6.
  2. Africa Year Book and Who's Who (1977), Africa Journal Ltd., page 1,033.