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History of Relations
South Africa and the Republic of Cameroon established diplomatic relations on 29 April 1994.
African Representation in Cameroon
Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
African High Commission
Cameroon Representation in South Africa
H E Mr Anu’a-Gheyle S Azoh-Mbi
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
more information contact the Cameroon High Commission in Pretoria.
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.
Cameroon has a tropical climate. Especially the south is very hot and humid.
up-to-date weather information click here.
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.
current exchange rates click here.
and Official Visits / Bilateral Meetings
Minister Naledi Pandor visited Cameroon in her past role as Minister of Education.
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.
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.
Groups and Information