His name is Ibrahim El Rachidine. He has just been appointed as the new Lamido de Garoua with 7 votes out of 12.
The now His Majesty Ibrahim El Rachidine replaced El Hadj Alim Hayatou who died on April 5, 2021 in Yaoundé, as a result of illness. The former Secretary of State for Public Health in charge of Epidemics and Pandemics had then benefited from the official funeral.
According to informed sources, HM Ibrahim El Rachidine is a captain of the Cameroonian army. He is 37 years old. Until now, he was the head of Military Security for the Central region. He is a former pennant bearer of Major General Saly Mohamadou. Himself a former aide-de-camp to the President of the Republic El Hadj Ahmadou Ahidjo, the first president, who ruled Cameroon until 1982.