Cameroon, on the Gulf of Guinea, is a Central African country of varied terrain and wildlife. Its inland capital, Yaoundé, and its biggest city, the seaport Douala, are transit points to ecotourism sites as well as beach resorts like Kribi – near the Chutes de la Lobé waterfalls, which plunge directly into the sea – and Limbe, home to a wildlife center.
Dialling code: +237
Currency: Central African CFA franc
President: Paul Biya
Prime minister: Philémon Yang
Population: 22.25 million (2013) World Bank