Cameroon Therese Mungah Shalo Tchombe and Josephah Lo-oh
Background Information Cameroon’s population of 16 million is 71% Francophone and 29% Anglophone, with about 279 ethnic groups. About 230 African languages are spoken in Cameroon. Cameroon has abundant natural resources and favorable agricultural conditions. The main exports are cocoa, coffee, rubber, cotton, bananas, petrol, timber, and aluminum. The political system of Cameroon is multiparty, with a democratically elected government.