Bénoué

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See also Benue River, Bénoué National Park.
Bénoué
Department
Department location in Cameroon
Department location in Cameroon
Country  Cameroon
Province North Province
Capital Garoua
Area
 • Total 5,256 sq mi (13,614 km2)
Population (2001)
 • Total 568,793
Time zone WAT (UTC+1)

Bénoué is a department of North Province in Cameroon. The department covers an area of 13,614 km² and as of 2001 had a total population of 568,793.[1] The capital of the department lies at Garoua.

Subdivisions[edit]

The department is divided administratively into 11 communes and in turn into villages.

Communes[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Departments of Cameroon". Statoids, obtained from Institut national de la statistique (Cameroun) - Annuaire statistique du Cameroun 2004. Retrieved April 27, 2009.