Cameroon: Information on the right of a person born in Cameroon in 1968 of foreign parents to obtain nationality of that country
|Publisher||Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada|
|Author||Research Directorate, Immigration and Refugee Board, Canada|
|Publication Date||1 February 1993|
|Citation / Document Symbol||CMR13300|
|Cite as||Canada: Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, Cameroon: Information on the right of a person born in Cameroon in 1968 of foreign parents to obtain nationality of that country, 1 February 1993, CMR13300, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6aceb33.html [accessed 2 September 2015]|
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According to a representative of the Embassy of Cameroon in Ottawa, a person born in Cameroon of foreign parents can obtain nationality if he/she applies for that status after five years of permanent residence in Cameroon (22 Feb. 1993).
No additional and corroborative information is currently available to the DIRB in Ottawa.
Embassy of Cameroon in Ottawa. 22 February 1993. Telephone interview with a representative.