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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 @ibrahim0608 on Sat Feb 23 10:28:37 EST 2019 RT @ChiefBisongEta1: The Chadian army this evening entered Cameroon through Kousseri on their way to Nigeria to fight Boko Haram under the?
From @peta_russell on Sat Feb 23 10:28:33 EST 2019 RT @West_Hypocrisy: 14th week: #GiletsJaunes #Yellowvests protest: #Paris #Macron Open your heart, your ears, God is talking to you You mus?
From @BLACKFAMEMUSIC1 on Sat Feb 23 10:28:08 EST 2019 De Mayah's Make over ???? @ Cameroon https://t.co/mxtvHmzFwq
From @genevievebanu on Sat Feb 23 10:28:04 EST 2019 RT @cchukudebelu: How did US respond to the following African crises? 1. Togo 2. Zimbabwe 3. Cameroon 4. Sudan 5. Congo DRC And you think?
From @Greg73127363 on Sat Feb 23 10:27:58 EST 2019 226 567 9446 ngeh din tieh for Cameroon
From @peta_russell on Sat Feb 23 10:27:56 EST 2019 RT @West_Hypocrisy: @SecPompeo @realDonaldTrump @StateDept Free Professor Maurice #Kamto @AsstSecStateAF @DenisMukwege @StateDRL @idi_iil @?
From @ziheugine on Sat Feb 23 10:27:45 EST 2019 @ndepeh So u won?t vote because u already know the results ? So how do u expect change to come ? What?s ment by ?fi? https://t.co/h8MFqahz2e
From @BenjaminOkama on Sat Feb 23 10:27:35 EST 2019 RT @cobbo3: Senegal's Sall & Nigeria?s Buhari seek 2nd terms. Algeria?s Bouteflika seeking 5th. Uganda?s Museveni?s heads for 8th term. L?
From @genevievebanu on Sat Feb 23 10:27:33 EST 2019 RT @AnwarAdushe: It?s 2019 and the @_AfricanUnion is still tested, but keeps disappointing. #Sudan #Cameroon #Nigeria.
From @MediaCameroon on Sat Feb 23 10:26:52 EST 2019 Confidentiel: Nkotto Emane et ses réseaux veulent faire tomber Camtel, voici pourquoi! https://t.co/uD68iRdDKO https://t.co/2rOwxzLRzo
From @HappyKat9 on Sat Feb 23 10:26:47 EST 2019 RT @West_Hypocrisy: #Yellowvests #ActeXV #France . What goes around, comes around #Macron supports dictators #PaulBiya #Genocides & massive?
From @cameroonbasket on Sat Feb 23 10:26:03 EST 2019 RT @JChitunda: WHAT TEAMS MUST DO TO QUALIFY FOR CHINA2019 Window 6 - DAY-2 @FIBAWC African Qualifiers #Abidjan #Cameroon, #Centrafrique or?
From @nicanord_eugene on Sat Feb 23 10:25:38 EST 2019 RT @CGMAK: #Cameroon «We must seek to resolve conflict rather than take sides. The point is not to condemn anybody but to figure out whethe?
From @JChitunda on Sat Feb 23 10:25:00 EST 2019 WHAT TEAMS MUST DO TO QUALIFY FOR CHINA2019 Window 6 - DAY-2 @FIBAWC African Qualifiers #Abidjan #Cameroon,? https://t.co/Oeaq94Bida
From @bartheemoore on Sat Feb 23 10:24:55 EST 2019 RT @cchukudebelu: Democracy often brings out the worst in people - and in Africa, it is failing. But dictatorship is worse, a lot worse.?