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Zachée Robert Théophile BENGA

Secretary General MINJEC-Cameroon

Secretary General MINJEC-Cameroon

  • Born on 20 December 1969 (53 years old)
  • Married and father of 5 children


  • Senior Youth and Action Counsellor (SYAC)
  • Graduated as the valedictorian of the class of 1997
  • Degree in Law (University of Yaoundé)
  • Master in Development and Project Management in Africa at the Catholic University of Central Africa (UCAC)
  • Master in Sociology at the University of Yaoundé I
  • Master in Governance and Public Action at the Catholic University of Central Africa (UCAC)
  • Diploma in Higher Studies in Management, Project Option, at the Institute of Business Administration (IAE) Paris Sorbonne
  • Former auditor of the Centre for Financial, Economic and Banking Studies(CEFEB) of Marseille, Specializing in Public Decision and Management of Projects and Programmes in Developing Economies.


    • Former Director of a Youth and Action Centre in Soa (Yaoundé University suburb)
    • Former Teacher at the National Institute of Youth and Sports (INJS): Head of the Administration and Management Department
    • Advisor to the Head of State for 15 years from 2003 to 2018, first as Attaché, then as Chargé de Mission at the Economic Affairs Division and the Cultural and Social Affairs Division;
    • Former Secretary General of the Ministry of Sports and Physical Education (MINSEP) from 2018- 2020
    • Secretary-General of the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Civic Education, since July 2020