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Complete details about Cameroon in Africa with capital city Yaoundé

Country NameCameroon (Cameroun/Cameroon)
Country CodeCMR
Capital CityYaoundé
RegionCentral Africa
Independence Year1960
Surface Area475442.0
Life Expectancy54.8 years
GNP9174.0 (old 8596.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Bamileke-bamum     (18.6%)
Duala     (10.9%)
Fang     (19.7%)
Ful     (9.6%)
Maka     (4.9%)
Mandara     (5.7%)
Masana     (3.9%)
Tikar     (7.4%)

Major Cities

Douala, Littoral     (population 1448300)
Yaoundé, Centre     (population 1372800)
Garoua, Nord     (population 177000)
Maroua, Extrême-Nord     (population 143000)
Bamenda, Nord-Ouest     (population 138000)
Bafoussam, Ouest     (population 131000)
Nkongsamba, Littoral     (population 112454)

Cameroon's most recent News and Stories

Cameroon Tweets

From @nchiansen on Fri Apr 28 09:59:25 EDT 2017 RT @Theodorekindong: #The world is wicked #UN is a mess #IMF promote human rights abuses #77 days of internet blackout in southern Cameroo?
From @nchiansen on Fri Apr 28 09:59:10 EDT 2017 RT @Tarke1Tarke: French Cameroon State terrorism sponsored by France on people of former British Southern Cameroon #SelfDefense #resist #Br?
From @nchiansen on Fri Apr 28 09:59:00 EDT 2017 RT @Ambaexit: Southern Cameroon Community Germany(SCCG), Berlin Protest. 07/04/2017. Struggle continues, #AJStream @BBCAfrica @UN #FreeSou?
From @nchiansen on Fri Apr 28 09:58:50 EDT 2017 RT @wewillwinsoon: There has been no internet connection in Southern Cameroon for 77 days now. #BringBackOurInternet #FreeAllArrested #Free?
From @SahtiemulaD on Fri Apr 28 09:58:44 EDT 2017 RT @Mammal09: .@innercitypress #Periscope: #UNcensor End Dy431 N Korea UNSC #WesternSahara 5 pm #Burundi &DPI #Cameroon #Goot
From @SahtiemulaD on Fri Apr 28 09:58:33 EDT 2017 RT @innercitypress: #UNcensored End of Day431/116: N Korea UNSC #WesternSahara 5 pm; #Burundi &DPI scans, #Cameroon #Goot- & why, here http?
From @iayongwa on Fri Apr 28 09:58:11 EDT 2017 Civil action lawsuit against anglophone activists in a military court? #FreeAllArrested
From @nibabs on Fri Apr 28 09:57:20 EDT 2017 English speakers from Cameroon are joining Syrian refugees on migrant boats
From @nchiansen on Fri Apr 28 09:57:10 EDT 2017 RT @Tarke1Tarke: International community's silence to persecution of Former British Southern #Cameroon by French Cameroon may push the peop?
From @Only_1_josh on Fri Apr 28 09:56:59 EDT 2017 Hahahahahahahahahahahahahaha, what is Cameroon, see our dogs won't eat this ????
From @nchiansen on Fri Apr 28 09:56:40 EDT 2017 RT @realdivine28: @UN should be ashamed to have one of theirs @rochdi_najat involved in the #InternetCut @SouthernCameroon #Cameroon cover?
From @nchiansen on Fri Apr 28 09:56:28 EDT 2017 RT @ambazonia_atm: @UN_Cameroon,no internet in southern Cameroon,killing,raped,unlawful arrest,human rights violations.then you guys keep q?
From @Rosalin1613 on Fri Apr 28 09:56:10 EDT 2017 Block by block we shall regain control of out fatherland southern Cameroon, Ambazonian #freeallarested?
From @lorenzoghost100 on Fri Apr 28 09:56:02 EDT 2017 RT @Tapang_Ivo: BREAKING NEWS: Catholic University of Buea, #Cameroon officially pulls out from University games starting this weekend. Sec?