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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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Cameroon Tweets

From @237View on Sun Oct 20 10:32:34 EDT 2019 RT @AlgoDrone1: We're doing robotics workshops with High school students in akwa (Douala, Cameroon) to promote STEM and entrepreneurship. Y?
From @RobertR41182121 on Sun Oct 20 10:32:18 EDT 2019 RT @AmbaClinton: Stop #PaulBiya please @cnni @Maggie_DeBlock @Refugees @PressSec @AsstSecStateAF @StateDept @iffat9 @Europarl_EN @CNN @USUN?
From @kalubapeter2 on Sun Oct 20 10:31:43 EDT 2019 RT @VipersSC: Fahad Bayo was on the scoresheet as Cranes qualify for 2020 Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) in Cameroon. Venoms Halid Lw?
From @RobertR41182121 on Sun Oct 20 10:31:35 EDT 2019 RT @vicky_824: ALERT ALERT ALERT ALERT #EmmanualMacron and #PaulBiya are in talks. Let the world know #PaulBiya of French Cameroon is comm?
From @jbergelund on Sun Oct 20 10:31:03 EDT 2019 RFP: Seeking Cargo Drone Partner for Gates-funded Project in Cameroon https://t.co/hMS2lk2WH8
From @elemetaejoheben on Sun Oct 20 10:30:01 EDT 2019 RT @elemetaejoheben: 6Civilians killed in bombe bakundu in the southern Cameroon's Ambazionia. By Paul biya forces https://t.co/haEEUKFpQQ
From @SoLaMenace on Sun Oct 20 10:29:46 EDT 2019 RT @hackingdiablo: Cameroon is so corrupt, even to enter a relationship you need connections. She will be like "who gave you my number"._?
From @elemetaejoheben on Sun Oct 20 10:29:00 EDT 2019 6Civilians killed in bombe bakundu in the southern Cameroon's Ambazionia. By Paul biya forces https://t.co/haEEUKFpQQ
From @Ssali_Maker on Sun Oct 20 10:28:52 EDT 2019 RT @johnnymckinstry: Excellent effort from all the @UgandaCranes players, staff and supporters yesterday to secure qualification to @CAF_On?
From @Aloyzio22 on Sun Oct 20 10:28:33 EDT 2019 RT @DabneyYerima: #Int conspiracy 2 sponsor war declared on Southern Cameroons by Biya is evil. It enters like a needle & spread like an oa?
From @kalubapeter2 on Sun Oct 20 10:28:30 EDT 2019 RT @UsherKomugisha: East Africa is ready for #CHAN2020! Tanzania ?? Uganda ?? Rwanda ?? Cameroon ?? here we come! ?? https://t.co/k8g?
From @237View on Sun Oct 20 10:28:07 EDT 2019 RT @BlackTreka: Unit Artist of Cameroon https://t.co/WMO8mipnUN
From @Essongori on Sun Oct 20 10:28:01 EDT 2019 RT @WestCameroons: In a paradoxical twist, #Cameroon govt is now the one calling for "Schools shutdown" in #SouthernCameroons as it #Ambaz?
From @YvonneMor1 on Sun Oct 20 10:27:34 EDT 2019 RT @minister_sylva: More killings of civilians by Mr Biya's soldier in Bombe Bakundu Southern Cameroon. We will overcome @realDonaldTrump?
From @FAmbazonia on Sun Oct 20 10:27:26 EDT 2019 RT @ROOSEVE38917115: Cameroon anglophone region is gripped with war for almost 3 years now. What is the world saying about it? @AsstSecStat?