News  |  24.06.2022

Death of Mr. Raymond NDOMBA NGOYE

The ATIBT expresses its deep regret following the announcement of the death of Mr. Raymond NDOMBA NGOYE, former Executive Secretary of COMIFAC of Gabonese nationality, on Saturday 18 June 2022 in Libreville, Gabon.

Death of Mr. Raymond NDOMBA NGOYE

Mr. Raymond NDOMBA NGOYE was a timber industry engineer who served in turn as Deputy Executive Secretary and Technical Coordinator of COMIFAC from 2005 to 2009 and then as Executive Secretary of the same institution from 2016 to 2021. In addition, he was National Coordinator of COMIFAC in his country and has held several other positions of responsibility on forestry issues in Gabon.

ATIBT joins COMIFAC in saluting the memory of this man of exemplary conviction and integrity, as well as the major role he played in the conservation and sustainable management of Central African forest ecosystems.

Raymond Ndomba Ngoye

The ATIBT team will also remember Raymond NDOMBA NGOYE's open-mindedness, his kindness and his availability to the actors of the profession. 

ATIBT sends its sincere condolences to his family, to his relatives and to the forestry family of Gabon.

A book of condolences has been opened online at COMIFAC ( and in person at the headquarters of the Executive Secretariat of COMIFAC at Carrefour Golf in Yaoundé, Cameroon.

The program for his funeral includes

  • Thursday, June 30, 2022: removal of the body followed by the wake at his home in Libreville;
  • Friday, July 1, 2022: transfer of the body by road to Lebamba, followed by the wake at the home of the deceased.
  • Saturday, July 2, 2022: burial, followed by talks at the family home

Contact in Libreville :

  1. Dr Paul LEMBA-NGOYE, elder brother of the deceased: +24166038181
  2. Mrs. Marthe NDOMBA-NGOYE, wife of the deceased: +24177352340

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