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Complete details about Cameroon in Africa with capital city Yaoundé

Country NameCameroon (Cameroun/Cameroon)
Country CodeCMR
Capital CityYaoundé
ContinentAfrica
RegionCentral Africa
Independence Year1960
Population15085000
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)

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From @Cameroon_Com on Mon Mar 27 04:31:11 EDT 2017 RT @allafrica: Nigerian Runs World Fastest 2017 Time in 100 Metres Hurdles: https://t.co/T6Q5gNG5lG #Nigeria https://t.co/C0Bsf3svpG
From @takemaru0905201 on Mon Mar 27 04:31:05 EDT 2017 @takemaru0905201 20170327 Polypterus endlicheri congicus "Flight Cameroon" 51? ? https://t.co/BEhOSdloSA
From @TheBeninBot on Mon Mar 27 04:30:53 EDT 2017 RT @vtology: SHARIA THREAT AGAINST FIVE MORE COUNTRIES Boko Haram threatened world leaders in its latest propaganda video https://t.co/5HdW?
From @vtology on Mon Mar 27 04:29:53 EDT 2017 SHARIA THREAT AGAINST FIVE MORE COUNTRIES Boko Haram threatened world leaders in its latest propaganda video https://t.co/5HdWd1z1Ig
From @collycute2 on Mon Mar 27 04:29:19 EDT 2017 RT @AlbertNchinda: Teachers on strike in Yaoundé due to unpaid salaries for 3 years. #NoPayNoSchool #Yaounde #Cameroon #Cameroun https://t.?
From @collycute2 on Mon Mar 27 04:28:51 EDT 2017 We will RESIST, We will RESIST n will RESIST, will never forget our unheard cries to U. Posterity will tell, #Cameroon @MatthewRycroft1 @UN
From @IGC_Cameroon on Mon Mar 27 04:27:21 EDT 2017 RT @AlbertNchinda: Teachers on strike in Yaoundé due to unpaid salaries for 3 years. #NoPayNoSchool #Yaounde #Cameroon #Cameroun https://t.?
From @Atabs14 on Mon Mar 27 04:27:12 EDT 2017 RT @AlbertNchinda: Summons letter for CRTV Sports journalist Fon Echekiye, to present himself at the National Gendarmerie. #Yaounde #Camero?
From @Peace12Davies on Mon Mar 27 04:26:49 EDT 2017 @starsnbars_mc it is a crimes if we don't returned to Abidjan Nigeria Ghana Cameroon with D knowledge wealth n Revelation's Abidjan Nigeria,
From @BobgaTita on Mon Mar 27 04:26:43 EDT 2017 RT @collycute2: A Supreme Court Judge in Jail in Cameroon u all keep silent, SHAME on you IMPERIALISTS. Our generation will FLUSH U @USEmbY?
From @NobleCrystal10 on Mon Mar 27 04:26:34 EDT 2017 RT @AlbertNchinda: Teachers on strike in Yaoundé due to unpaid salaries for 3 years. #NoPayNoSchool #Yaounde #Cameroon #Cameroun https://t.?
From @camerbe on Mon Mar 27 04:26:15 EDT 2017 https://t.co/MY1PTVmp9d https://t.co/W7yU3doi1i
From @camerbe on Mon Mar 27 04:26:07 EDT 2017 https://t.co/MY1PTVmp9d
From @BobgaTita on Mon Mar 27 04:25:50 EDT 2017 RT @collycute2: A Supreme Court Judge in Jail in Cameroon n u all keep silent, SHAME on u IMPERIALISTS.Our generation will FLUSH@UNHumanRig?
From @BobgaTita on Mon Mar 27 04:25:18 EDT 2017 RT @Nfornehb: No to #Oppression #Brutality #killings in #Cameroon. #FreeSouthernCameroons #BringBackOurInternet @UNHumanRights @BBCAfrica?