On August 18, a 32-year-old Gabonese student named François Ndjelassili was killed with a knife at a Burger King restaurant after he got into a fight with a Russian who insulted him.
According to Gabonactu, his attackers reportedly said: “ Oh look! Negro. Come on his chirkan. In response to this racial slur, the Gabonese refused to accept it, which resulted in a fight. The racist Russian well prepared a stab in the armpit, which fatally injured him.
” At the time of the events, the victim, who was known for his passion for sport and his sociability, was with friends in a Burger King fast food restaurant on the night of Saturday to Sunday, “says the newspaper. The UrFU (Ural Federal University) graduate student was still alive when paramedics arrived at the scene, but he did not survive his injuries, Libreville said, adding that a police investigation was opened to arrest the assassins.
This Sunday, August 20, the Gabonese authorities have expressed their request to Moscow to reveal all the details of this homicide. ” High instructions from the President of the Republic have been given to the Gabonese ambassador to Russia to take all necessary measures to shed light on this affair and to request the opening of a judicial inquiry with the Russian authorities.“, announces the Gabonese Ministry of Foreign Affairs.