Cameroon (Republic of)

History of Relations| Diplomatic Representation | Travel Info | Health Requirements | Climate Info | Currency Info | Trade Info | Visits and Meetings| Agreements | Interest Groups/ Organisations

History of Relations

South Africa and the Republic of Cameroon established diplomatic relations on 29 April 1994.

Diplomatic Representation

South African Representation in Cameroon

High Commissioner Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary

South African High Commission

Cameroon Representation in South Africa

H E Mr Anu’a-Gheyle S Azoh-Mbi
High Commissioner

Cameroon High Commission

Travel Info

Air Travel

There are direct flights from Johannesburg to Douala and Yaounde with A.Sky Airlines. Kenya Airways has connections via Nairobi. There are daily connections via Paris.

Visa Requirements for South Africans

For more information contact the Cameroon High Commission in Pretoria.

Health Requirements

Immunisation against Cholera and Hepatitis A, B and E is strongly recommended before departure from South Africa. Immunisation against polio, and tetanus is also recommended. There is a high risk of malaria throughout the year. A yellow fever vaccination certificate is required. The COVID-19 negative certificate is additional requirement for travelling to Cameroon and all other international destinations.

For further information go to Travelers' Health.

Climate Info

Cameroon has a tropical climate. Especially the south is very hot and humid.

For up-to-date weather information click here.

Currency Info

Cameroon is a member of the "Communaute Financiere Africaine" (African Financial Community) or CFA Franc Zone, made up of a group of West and Central African nations. The CFA, which is the only legal tender, is not freely convertible.

For current exchange rates click here.

State and Official Visits / Bilateral Meetings

Minister Naledi Pandor visited Cameroon in her past role as Minister of Education.

Bilateral Agreements

If you have any queries with regard to treaties please contact the Treaty Section of the Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) at 012 351 1000.

Trade Info

For current information on trade statistics between South Africa and Cameroon, visit the website of the Department of Trade, Industry and Competition of South Africa.

Interest Groups and Information

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