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Statement on the Passing of His Majesty Ibrahim Mbombo Njoya
September 30, 2021

The Embassy of the United States of America expresses its deepest condolences on the passing of His Majesty Ibrahim Mbombo Njoya, Sultan of the Bamouns. Sultan Mbombo Njoya was a visionary leader and a man of principles and character. He was also a dear friend of the U.S. Embassy. We were honored to collaborate with the Sultan and the Bamoun people throughout the years, including on many projects to preserve the rich cultural heritage of the Bamoun people. We send our deepest condolences to the family of His Majesty Ibrahim Mbombo Njoya and to the Bamoun and Cameroonian people.