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Zigileu Destination Guide

Delve into Zigileu in Cameroon

Zigileu in the region of Far North Province is located in Cameroon - some 510 mi or ( 820 km ) North of Yaoundé , the country's capital .

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Local time in Zigileu is now 05:52 PM (Saturday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Douala " with a UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Rouva, Oudahay, Mapoldokou, Mozogo, and Maroua. While being here, you might want to check out Rouva . We discovered some clip posted online . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Zigileu ? 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


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


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 21 km away
Tags: Departments of Cameroon, Far North Region (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 21 km away
Tags: Mountains of 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 21 km away
Tags: Populated places in Cameroon