<ul><li>Bantu speakers were among the first groups to settle Cameroon, followed by the Muslim Fulani in the 18th and 19th centuries. The land escaped colonial rule until 1884, when treaties with tribal chiefs brought the area under German domination. After World War I, the League of Nations gave the French a mandate over 80% of the area, and the British 20% adjacent to Nigeria. After World War II, when the country came under a UN trusteeship in 1946, self-government was granted, and the Cameroon People's. </li></ul>History
<ul><li>estimates for this country explicitly take into account the effects of excess mortality due to AIDS; this can result in lower life expectancy, higher infant mortality and death rates, lower population and growth rates, and changes in the distribution of population by age and sex than would otherwise be expected </li></ul>People
Charity projects Cameroon is in west central Africa, on the shores of the Gulf of Guinea. The modern state was created in 1961 following the unification of two former colonies, one British and one French, beginning its independence with a bloody insurrection which was suppressed only with the help of French forces
Wild Life Wildlife Reserves of Cameroon, Central Africa The final leg of our journey to the top of Cameroon, it's Northern reaches where Savannah meets desert near Lake Thad, brought us to Waza National Park. We stayed at an unforgettable site which resembled a native village in that the individual units were round with conical roofs. They were connected to the main dining room by a network of stone steps. All in all it would make a great place for a medium sized seminar or group event. We received an attractive area map which contained the following comments:
Map Of Cameroon Cameroon is surrounded by many counties .
<ul><li>Geographical Position: Western Africa, along the Bight of Biafra, between Nigeria and Equatorial Guinea. </li></ul><ul><li>Map Ref Latitude & Longitude 6 00 North, 12 00 East </li></ul><ul><li>Total Land & Sea Area: 475,450 square kms Sea Area: 6,500 square kms land area: 470,000 square kms </li></ul><ul><li>Land boundaries: Total: 4,590 kms Border countries: Central African Republic 800 kms, Chad 1,100 kms, Republic of the Congo 520 kms, Equatorial Guinea 190 kms, Gabon 300 kms, Nigeria 1,700 kms Coastal Length: 400 kms </li></ul>Interesting Facts