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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 @AnitaLumnwie on Tue Nov 21 22:50:42 EST 2017 @Farida_N @AlphaCondePRG France needs to get out of Africa, NOW. Same thing in Cameroon. These old tired goons are? https://t.co/1PrSWuJs2A
From @sakwengoe on Tue Nov 21 22:50:22 EST 2017 @UN_News_Centre @antonioguterres @SOAS @PR_Paul_Biya is violating human rights in #cameroon
From @sbogucki12 on Tue Nov 21 22:48:27 EST 2017 RT @sixers: .@JoelEmbiid, 76ers, @THENBPA, and @UNICEFUSA announce holiday fundraising campaign via The Arthur Embiid & Angels Foundation,?
From @Mathabatha01 on Tue Nov 21 22:48:22 EST 2017 RT @WandileSihlobo: Africa?s top CATTLE producing countries by share; Etheopia: 18% Sudan: 10% Tanzania:8% Nigeria: 6% ?? Kenya: 6% ?? S?
From @judithnwana on Tue Nov 21 22:46:45 EST 2017 @LaurentMeillan @UNHumanRights @UN #Zeid we need same on #SouthernCameroons crisis in #Cameroon. Atrocities ongoing? https://t.co/2XcslE3fIo
From @ambazonia9 on Tue Nov 21 22:46:29 EST 2017 RT @innercitypress: On #Cameroon, Inner City Press just asked UN Spokesman about video portraying father being forced to walk on knees from?
From @Afrihoops on Tue Nov 21 22:42:27 EST 2017 RT @sixers: .@JoelEmbiid, 76ers, @THENBPA, and @UNICEFUSA announce holiday fundraising campaign via The Arthur Embiid & Angels Foundation,?
From @kwaHolela on Tue Nov 21 22:42:01 EST 2017 RT @WandileSihlobo: Africa?s top CATTLE producing countries by share; Etheopia: 18% Sudan: 10% Tanzania:8% Nigeria: 6% ?? Kenya: 6% ?? S?
From @Tweet_Uganda on Tue Nov 21 22:40:39 EST 2017 RT @BillHumphreyMA: 3 longtime African strongmen gone in 2017. New ranks: Still #1 - Obiang, Equatorial Guinea Now #2, up 2 places - Biya,?
From @BaliNyonga on Tue Nov 21 22:39:41 EST 2017 RT @judithnwana: @innercitypress @antonioguterres @UN @nikkihaley @MatthewRycroft1 @SwedenUN #Cameroon successfully radicalizing #SouthernC?
From @BaliNyonga on Tue Nov 21 22:39:38 EST 2017 RT @innercitypress: On #Cameroon, Inner City Press asked UN Deputy Spox about video portraying father being forced to walk on knees from ca?
From @BillHumphreyMA on Tue Nov 21 22:39:34 EST 2017 3 longtime African strongmen gone in 2017. New ranks: Still #1 - Obiang, Equatorial Guinea Now #2, up 2 places - Bi? https://t.co/kKhUwjl3Rj
From @AnitaLumnwie on Tue Nov 21 22:39:03 EST 2017 RT @randzejude: Any new Government in Cameroon should be thinking about passing a FOI (Freedom Of Information ) Act so citizens can freely?
From @ChangmasaJr on Tue Nov 21 22:37:14 EST 2017 RT @VictorMochere: The masterminds of #Zimbabwe coup should be hired as coup consultants to other African countries led by dictators, like:?