Papers of Faay Woo Lii Wong

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Scope and Content

Typescript account of the Ndzndzv Dispute in Cameroon, by Faay Woo Lii Wong,1999.

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The Ndzndzv dispute concerned the Nso' people of western Cameroon, and had its origins in long-standing customs and personal mistrust within the offices of Fon [king] and Faay [councillor]. The dispute's roots can be traced back to the early 20th century. It developed into a perceived struggle for supremacy between the two offices, and was finally settled in 1968 after a period of negotiation.

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