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Tokonbere Destination Guide

Delve into Tokonbere in Cameroon

Tokonbere in the region of Far North Province is a city in Cameroon - some 516 mi or ( 830 km ) North of Yaoundé , the country's capital .

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Current time in Tokonbere is now 03:19 PM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Douala " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Sera Doumda, Mokje, Maroua, Mangafe Doubouwol, and Makalingay. While being here, make sure to check out Sera Doumda . Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Tokonbere ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location


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 0 km away
Tags: Communes of Cameroon, Populated places in Cameroon

Mora, Cameroon

Mora is a town in northern Cameroon. The German fort of Mora was the last German fort in Cameroon to surrender during World War I. After a long time under siege by allied forces, Captain von Raben and his men surrenderd to the allied forces on February 20, 1916, over a year after the rest of the German army withdrew out of Cameroon.

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Located at 11.05 14.15 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: Populated places in Cameroon

Siege of Mora

The Siege of Mora or Siege of Moraberg between Allied and besieged German troops from August 1914 to February 1916 on and around the Mora mountain in northern Kamerun during the Kamerun Campaign of the First World War. After more than a year of siege German forces on the mountain surrendered following the escape of many German troops to the neutral Spanish colony of Rio Muni.

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Located at 11.05 14.15 (Lat./Long.); Less than 21 km away
Tags: 1914 in Africa, 1915 in Africa, 1916 in Africa, African theatre of World War I, Battles of World War I involving France, Battles of World War I involving Germany, Battles of World War I involving the United Kingdom, Battles of the African Theatre (World War I), Battles of the Kamerun campaign, History of Cameroon, Kamerun, Military history of Cameroon