Bamenda III Council was created in 2007 by Ministerial Decree. No. 2007/115 of 23rd April 2007. Since then, it has been operating on a temporal site. However, its permanent site is under construction. From its creation, the following persons have been Mayors.
About Us Historical Background of Nkwen
Since the advent of colonial rule, many attempts have been made by number of scholars to trace and place on record the historical setting of the different chiefdoms of the grassfield. But so far, a majority of the investigations have concerned themselves with the origin of the various clans and tribes rather than with individual villages.