Cameroon, officially the Republic of Cameroon , is a country in west Central Africa. It is bordered by Nigeria to the west; Chad to the northeast; the Central African Republic to the east; and Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, and the Republic of the Congo to the south. Cameroon's coastline lies on the Bight of Bonny, part of the Gulf of Guinea and the Atlantic Ocean. The country is called "Africa in miniature" for its geological and cultural diversity. Natural features include beaches, deserts, mountains, rainforests, and savannas. The highest point is Mount Cameroon in the southwest, and the...
|Founded:||January 1, 1960|
|Official language:||English Language, French Language|
|Currency:||Central African CFA franc|
|Area:||183,568.4 sq. mi.|
|Form of government:||Republic|
|Also known as:||Republic of Cameroon, République du Cameroun, Kamerun Cumhuriyeti|