M. Christopher Tiku Tambe


Born on April 11, 1967 at Ossing-Manyu, Christopher TIKU TAMBE hails from the South-West Region of Cameroon.

He attended university studies from 1989 to 2004, after which he obtained a Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) in 1992 at the University of Yaounde, Cameroon, and a Master of Laws (LL.M.) at the University of Hull, England in 2004.

Prior to his appointment as member of the Electoral Board, he had occupied the following functions:

  • Part-time worker at the British Council - Yaounde, from 1992 to 1997;
  • Head of the B .Sooknanan & Associates Law Firm, Lesotho, from 1997 to 2007;
  • Executive Director of Christ Debt and Legal Consultancy (PYT) Ltd, Lesotho, from 2001 to 2003;
  • Part-time Lecturer, University of Buea;
  • Regional Secretary of the National Commission on Human Rights and Freedoms, Buea.

Christopher TIKU TAMBE is author of several research works, reports and other publications.

On July 21, 2011, he took the following oath of office before the Constitutional Council: “I swear to fully and faithfully discharge my duties and to exercise my office without fear or favour in accordance with the Constitution and laws in force, to ensure the confidentiality of proceedings and votes, to abstain from taking public positions and to decline any consultation on matters falling within the purview of Elections Cameroon.”

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