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oil development

, and favoritism by Habré towards American rather than French companies with regard to oil development. Habré fled to Cameroon, and the rebels entered N'Djamena on December 2, 1990; Habré subsequently went into exile in Senegal. Bernard Lanne, "Chad: Regime Change, Increased Insecurity, and Blockage of Further Reforms", ''Political Reform in Francophone Africa'' (1997), ed. Clark and Gardinier, page 274 (see also note 26). The deaths of Richardson (March

was then assigned as officer of the deck to the battleship ''Tegetthoff (SMS Tegetthoff)'', whose executive officer was Commander Anton Haus, the future commander of the Austro-Hungarian (Austria-Hungary) navy. PETRONAS entered the new century determined to expand its international efforts. The company forged deals for two new exploration plots in Pakistan and began construction on the Chad-Cameroon Integrated Oil Development and Pipeline Project. By 2002, PETRONAS had signed seven

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northwestern Cameroon and northeastern Nigeria. The '''Mandara Mountains''' (''Monts Mandara'') are a volcanic range extending about 200km (about 125 mi) along the northern part of the Cameroon-Nigeria border, from the Benue River in the south ( ).-- The highest elevation is 1,494 m (4,900 ft


are a fishing people of the English-speaking part of Cameroon, use stockfish in flavoring their palm (Arecaceae) nut or ''banga'' soup, which is eaten with a cocoyam pudding called ''kwacoco''. The name okporoko for stockfish, among the Igbo (Igbo people) of Nigeria refers to the sound the hard fish makes in the pot and literally translates as "that which produces sound in the pot". * Lufu language (Nigeria, Southern Jukunoid) * Luo language of Atta (Luo language (Atta)) (Cameroon; not to be confused with the better-known Luo language) * Mawa language of Bauchi (Mawa language (Nigeria)) (Nigeria; not to be confused with the Mawa language of Chad (Mawa language (Chad))) This year saw the first Village du Monde. Africa was invited with Cameroon, Nigeria and other countries from that continent. '''Eric Daniel Djemba-Djemba''' (born 4 May 1981) is a Cameroonian footballer (Association football) who plays as a defensive midfielder (Midfielder#Defensive midfielder) for Danish (Denmark) side Odense BK (Odense Boldklub) and the Cameroon national football team. He has previously played club football in France, England and Qatar. '''Ephraïm Inoni''' (born 16 August 1947 Profile at government website. "Sortie: La chute des baobabs",, December 9, 2004 Commons:Category:Cameroon WikiPedia:Cameroon Dmoz:Regional Africa Cameroon

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versions of the Adamawa group, but its position within it is unclear. It has been speculated that the unclassified Laal language of Chad may be Adamawa; the Jalaa language of Nigeria is probably not Adamawa, but shows heavy Adamawa influence. High Speed Vessel ''Swift'' (HSV-2 Swift) joined ''Fort McHenry'' in the Gulf of Guinea, where it transported students as well as trainers during visits to Senegal, Liberia, Ghana, Cameroon, Gabon, Sao


on volcano, more closely matches Hanno's description than Guinea's In Cameroon, where gorilla populations are especially endangered, the Wildlife Protectors Fund launched an education campaign to teach children about Koko (Koko (gorilla)) the gorilla, who is part of a long-term psychology experiment in an American research sanctuary

music hits

completely with either of his parents." The song "Soul Makossa" on the record of the same name contains the lyrics "makossa", which means "(I) dance" in his native tongue, the Cameroonian language, Duala (Duala language)). It has influenced several popular music hits, including Michael Jackson's "Wanna Be Startin' Somethin'", as well as his re-recording of that song with Akon, the Fugees' "Cowboys

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in character. Culture Music and dance Commons:Category:Cameroon WikiPedia:Cameroon Dmoz:Regional Africa Cameroon

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Cambridge University Press location Cambridge isbn 0521582032 pages 69–86 Emissions of CO 2 by human activities are currently more than 130 times greater than the quantity emitted by volcanoes, amounting to about 27 billion tonnes per year. Commons:Category:Cameroon WikiPedia:Cameroon Dmoz:Regional Africa Cameroon

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. Major export markets include France, Italy, South Korea, Spain, and the United Kingdom. Cameroon is aiming to become an emerging country by 2035. Cameroon has had a decade of strong economic performance, with GDP growing at an average of 4% per year. During the 2004–2008 period, public debt was reduced from over 60% of GDP to 10% and official reserves quadrupled to over USD 3 billion. Commons:Category:Cameroon WikiPedia:Cameroon Dmoz:Regional Africa Cameroon

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of the Congo to the south. Cameroon's coastline lies on the Bight of Bonny, part of the Gulf of Guinea and the Atlantic Ocean. The country is often referred to as "Africa in miniature" for its geological and cultural diversity. Natural features include beaches, deserts, mountains, rainforests, and savannas. The highest point is Mount Cameroon in the southwest, and the largest cities are Douala, Yaoundé, and Garoua. Cameroon is home to over 200 different


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