Edith Kabang Walla 45 popularly known as Kawalla was the lone female presidential candidate for the 2011 presidential elections.
Her campaign was run under the slogan ”The time is now”.Her main campaign activists were young people. She targeted mostly women.She tried to rouse their support as she said during her visit to Bamenda,the North West region of Cameroon that ” women are excited about having a woman candidates, but the challenge is to get them active .We need to see them register ,vote and seek to be voted across all political party lines”
In addition, there are dozens, if not hundreds of videos of and about her on YouTube and elsewhere thanks to her vast network of supporters. Surprisingly, Kah only established a Twitter account during the elections but rarely tweeted, thereby missing out on a chance to interact directly with some of the political and media powerhouses who could have given her campaign additional visibility.