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Ndwap Destination Guide

Delve into Ndwap in Cameroon

Ndwap in the region of South-West Province is located in Cameroon - some 221 mi or ( 356 km ) North-West of Yaoundé , the country's capital .

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Local time in Ndwap is now 12:06 PM (Monday) . 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: Yaoundé, Nsanaragati I, Nsanakang, Kajifu I et II, and Douala. While being here, you might want to check out Yaoundé . Are you curious about the possible sightsseing spots and facts in Ndwap ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location


Ossidinge was a government station and capital of the prefecture in the German colony of Cameroon.

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Located at 5.89 9.13 (Lat./Long.); Less than 8 km away
Tags: Kamerun, Populated places in Cameroon

Battle of Nsanakong

The Battle of Nsanakong or Battle of Nsanakang took place between defending British and attacking German forces during the Kamerun Campaign of the First World War. The town of Nsanakong had been occupied by the British on 30 August 1914. On 6 September, German forces attacked, driving the British force over the border back into Nigeria.

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Located at 5.88 8.97 (Lat./Long.); Less than 12 km away
Tags: 1914 in Africa, African theatre of World War I, 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

Lake Ejagham

Lake Ejagham is a small lake near Eyumodjock in the Southwest Region of Cameroon. Unlike many other lakes in the region, it is not a volcanic lake, but is likely a solution basin formed by groundwater during the last Ice Age. This highly isolated lake is roughly oval in shape, lacks an inflow, but has an outflow into the Munaya River (part of the Cross River system). The outflow is impassable to most fishes because of a waterfall.

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Located at 5.75 8.98 (Lat./Long.); Less than 23 km away
Tags: Lakes of Cameroon


Mamfe (also spelled Mamfé) is a city and capital of the Manyu A Division of the Southwest Province in Cameroon. It is located 60 km from the border of Nigeria, on the Manyu River. It has a population of 20,300 (2001 estimate). It is known as a centre for traditional religion and traditional medicine. It used to be known for its bad infrastructure, especially the roads, which however were recently tarred and presently are in a good condition, within the city limits.

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Located at 5.77 9.28 (Lat./Long.); Less than 30 km away
Tags: Populated places in Cameroon