How did Cameroon became a French-speaking country?

How did Cameroon became a French-speaking country?

They have ruled the country in an authoritarian way since the unification of the two former United Nations trusteeship territories – French Cameroun and British Southern Cameroons – in 1961. The country became Cameroon and the English-speaking region was assimilated into the French-speaking area.

Is French the official language of Cameroon?

Like Canada, Cameroon has two official languages, English and French, but unlike Canada with its eight Anglophone provinces, one Francophone province (Quebec) and one bilingual province (New Brunswick), in Cameroon there are eight “French” regions and two “English” regions.

What part of Cameroon speaks French?

In the north, Fulfulde plays the same role. The lingua franca in the East, South, and Center provinces of Cameroon is Ewondo. Camfranglais is a hybrid of the English and French languages and is prevalent in the locations where French-speaking and English-speaking Cameroonians meet.

How much of Cameroon speaks French?


How do you say hello in Cameroon?


  1. French: Bonjour (Hello)
  2. English: Hello.

Is Cameroon a safe country?

Generally speaking, Cameroon isn’t a safe country. It has its fair share of street crime, terrorism, diseases and natural hazards. If you do travel there, apply maximum measures of precaution in order to lessen the chances of something going wrong.

How do you say goodbye in Nigeria?

The Urhobo word for goodbye is matode. It actually translates to ‘see you tomorrow’ though. Or if you don’t remember any of these, just switch to our ‘lingua franca’ and say, how far na!

How do you say goodbye in Twi?

This lesson, therefore, is very important if you plan not only to learn to speak the language but also want to blend in well with the Akans….Video Lesson.

English Twi Response (Twi)
happy birthday mema wo awoda pa LV: meda wo ase (thank you) SV: medaase
goodbye/farewell nante yie

How do you say I love you in GA in Ghana?

I love you!” Misumɔɔ nyɛ naakpa!”

How do you say I’m tired in Twi?

i’m tired. i’m sleepy. bere ben?

What is hello in Twi?

Yaa anua (reply – to a sibling age mate or colleague) Hello (General greeting) Agoo. Hello (on phone)

How do you say God bless you in Twi?

Mema wo akwaaba (I welcome you)….Video Lesson.

Awurade nhyira wo Nyame nhyira wo Onyankopɔn nhyira wo Yehowa nhyira wo God bless you

How do you say sorry in Ghanaian?

Twi Translation of “sorry”

  1. kosɛ
  2. kafra.

How do you say thank you in Twi?

Meda wo ase/medaase (thank you)

What does no mean in Twi?

don’t you