longueCameroon Makossa artist, Longkana Agno Simon, known by stage name Longue Longue has been freed by French judicial authorities, national Bilingual daily, Cameroon Tribune quotes a correspondent of local TV channel, Canal 2 International in France.

He had been serving a 10-year jail term by decision of the Bordeaux court of Appeals in 2010 for abusing a minor in 2005, charges pressed by his ex-wife.

Born in 1973 in Douala, he has released several albums, amongst them “Ayo Africa” in 2001, which thrust him to the light.

Pending administrative procedures, Longue Longue has been asked to leave French territory latest February 2015, the source concludes.