Category: Embassy News

Program of OPCW Director General Amb. Ahmet Üzümcü’s Visit to Cameroon

Program of OPCW Director General Amb. Ahmet Üzümcü’s Visit to Cameroon

The Director-General of the Organisation for The Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) Ambassador Ahmet Üzümcü was in Cameroon from the 12th to 13th of September 2017. During his visit, he was received by the Prime Minister of Cameroon Philemon Yang and other senior Government officials. The Director General’s program was as follows: Tuesday, September 12, […]

ANNOUNCEMENT: Embassy to Close on Friday 1st Sept. for Muslim Feast Eid Al- Adha

ANNOUNCEMENT: Embassy to Close on Friday 1st Sept. for Muslim Feast Eid Al- Adha

Due to the celebration of the Muslim Feast of Eid Al- Adha (The Feast of Sacrifice), the Embassy will be closed on Friday 1st September 2017. The embassy will re-open its doors on Monday 4th September 2017. According to the Muslim doctrine, Eid al-Adha, also called the “Feast of Sacrifice”, is the second of two […]

ANNOUNCEMENT: Embassy to Close on Tues. 15 Aug for Assumption Day

ANNOUNCEMENT: Embassy to Close on Tues. 15 Aug for Assumption Day

Due to the celebration of Assumption Day on Tuesday 15 August 2017, marking the Assumption of Mary the mother of Jesus, the Embassy is closed from Monday 14 August to Tuesday 15 August 2017. The embassy will re-open its doors on Wednesday 16 August 2017. According to the belief of Christians of the Catholic Church, […]

Embassy to close for Muslim End of Ramadan Feast

Embassy to close for Muslim End of Ramadan Feast

The Embassy will close for the feast of Ramadan. Often abbreviated to Eid and popularly known in Cameroon as the Djoulde Soumae. The feast of Eid al-Fitr (Djoulde Soumae), is a Muslim holiday that marks the end of Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting. Eid is an Arabic word meaning “festivity”, while Fidr means […]

National Day Diplomatic Reception: News and Photos

National Day Diplomatic Reception: News and Photos

To commemorate Cameroon’s 45th National Day, the Cameroonian Ambassador to the Netherlands, Her Excellency Mrs. Odette Melono hosted a Diplomatic Reception on May 22, 2017, at the Mariott Hotel in the Hague. Guests included several international Diplomats representing Diplomatic missions in the Netherlands; Dutch business personalities and representatives of NGO’s trading with Cameroon; Dutch Government […]

H.E Melono Says Cameroonians are Brave Enough to Conquer their  Fears

H.E Melono Says Cameroonians are Brave Enough to Conquer their Fears

Cameroonian Ambassador to the Netherlands H.E Mrs. Odette Melono has said, Cameroonians are brave enough to conquer their fears. She also called on all Cameroonians to work together to seek a common ground in reference to the developments in both the North West and West regions of Cameroon. You have all heard the expression: “impossible […]

Invitation: Diaspora Forum (FODIAS) 2017 Yaoundé (26-30 June)

Invitation: Diaspora Forum (FODIAS) 2017 Yaoundé (26-30 June)

Diaspora members and partners in the Netherlands and Luxemburg interested in taking part in the Forum For the Diaspora (FODIAS) in Yaoundé, Cameroon from 26-30 JUNE 2017 should contact the Embassy as soon as possible. FODIAS is also interested in individuals or organizations who might be interested as partners for the forum through material support […]

PRESS RELEASE: Findings from Commission of Enquiry on Eseka Train Accident

PRESS RELEASE: Findings from Commission of Enquiry on Eseka Train Accident

Following the rail accident which occurred on 21 October 2016 at Eseka, the President of the Republic, His Excellency Paul BIYA on 25 October 2016, set up a Commission of Enquiry under the authority of the Prime Minister, Head of Government. The said Commission was tasked with (i) determining the causes of the accident and […]

Embassy is Close on Monday 22 May due to National Day

Embassy is Close on Monday 22 May due to National Day

Due to Cameroon’s National Day celebrations in the Netherlands, the Cameroonian Embassy in The Hague will be close on Monday 22 May 2017 Embassy is close on: Monday 22 May 2017 The Embassy will re-open again on Tuesday 23rd of May 2017.

Passport Announcement

Passport Announcement

The Embassy has received almost 100 passports from Yaounde. Therefore all passport applications made from the End of January 2017 up till March 2017, have been processed. All applicants concerned are hereby requested to collect their passports at the Embassy as soon as possible. Please also inform friends and other relations concerned. From the Secretariat […]

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