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Discover Roua in Cameroon

Roua in the region of Far North Province is a town located in Cameroon - some 507 mi or ( 815 km ) North of Yaoundé , the country's capital .

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Local time in Roua is now 09:57 AM (Sunday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Douala " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Zamay, Serawa, Mapoldokou, Maroua, and Garoua. When in this area, you might want to check out Zamay . We found some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you looking for some initial hints on what might be interesting in Roua ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Cameroon, Oudjilla, traditional dance

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Oudjilla. Traditional dance performance by the forty-five wifes of the Chief. "Danse des fossile des jeunes femmes" ..

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Interesting facts about this location


Mayo-Tsanaga is a department of Extreme-Nord Province in Cameroon. The department covers an area of 4,393 km² and at the 2005 Census had a total population of 699,971. The capital of the department is at Mokolo.

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Located at 10.74 13.80 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Departments of Cameroon, Far North Region (Cameroon)


Mokolo is the departmental capital and largest city of the Mayo-Tsanaga department, in the Far North Province of Cameroon. It is the fourth largest city in the Far North Province, after Maroua, Yagoua, and Kousséri. It is located in the Mandara Mountains that run along the Cameroonian-Nigerian border.

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Located at 10.74 13.80 (Lat./Long.); Less than 20 km away
Tags: Populated places in Cameroon


Tokombéré is a town and commune in Cameroon. The town has approximately 10,000 inhabitants and the commune approximately 80,000. Surrounded by rocky hills, 'Tokombéré' is a crossroads for multiple ethnic groups, including the Mada, Muyang, and Zulgo,ouldémés tribes. The town's religious makeup is nearly equal among Christians, Muslims, and animists. The town's development began in large part with the arrival of a priest from southern Cameroon, Baba Simon, in 1959.

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Located at 10.87 14.15 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Communes of Cameroon, Populated places in Cameroon

Mount Oupay

Mount Oupay is the highest point in the Mandara Mountains, with an elevation of 1,494 m (4,902 ft).

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Located at 10.88 13.78 (Lat./Long.); Less than 25 km away
Tags: Mountains of Cameroon