Membership of ECCAS
Congo Basin
Bamum script is a writing system developed by King Njoya in the late 19th century.
Portuguese rule in Equatorial Guinea lasted from the arrival of Fernão do Pó (Fernando Pó) in 1472 until the 1778 Treaty of El Pardo.
The Kanem and Bornu Empires in 1810
Map of the Spanish possessions in 1897, before the Treaty of Paris (1900).
Abéché, capital of Wadai, in 1918 after the French had taken over
Former president Ahmadou Ahidjo ruled from 1960 until 1982.
Borders after the agreement of 1900 on the land that would become Spanish Guinea, until the independence of 1968.
Lunda town and dwelling
Paul Biya has ruled the country since 1982.
Corisco in 1910.
Kongo in 1711
Unity Palace – Cameroon Presidency
Inaugural flight with Iberia from Madrid to Bata, 1941.
French explorer Paul Du Chaillu confirmed the existence of Pygmy peoples of central Africa
A statue of a chief in Bana, West Region
Centro Cultural de España (Cultural Centre of Spain) in Malabo.
Fishing in Central Africa
President Paul Biya with U.S. President Barack Obama in 2014
Signing of the independence of Equatorial Guinea by the then Spanish minister Manuel Fraga together with the new Equatorial Guinean president Macías Nguema on October 12, 1968.
UN Macroregion of Central Africa
Military vehicles during a parade
Francisco Macías Nguema, first president of Equatorial Guinea in 1968 and became a dictator until he was overthrown in a coup d'état in 1979.
Art from Cameroon
Cameroon is divided into 10 regions.
Obiang and U.S. president Obama with their wives in 2014.
ECCAS/CEMAC state, part of Middle Africa
ECCAS state, part of Middle Africa
ECCAS state only
Volcanic plugs dot the landscape near Rhumsiki, Far North Region.
Highway construction in Ciudad de la Paz in 2010. Ciudad de la Paz will be the future capital of Equatorial Guinea.
Elephants in Waza National Park
Presidential palace of Teodoro Obiang in Malabo.
School children in Cameroon
Life expectancy in Cameroon
According to the BBC, President Obiang Nguema "has been described by rights organisations as one of Africa's most brutal dictators."
Dutch bulls and cows at Wallya community during the rainy season in Cameroon
An Antonov An-72P of the Armed Forces of Equatorial Guinea on lift off.
Douala seaport
Köppen climate classification of Equatorial Guinea
Cameroonian women on Women's Day Celebration
A proportional representation of Equatorial Guinea exports, 2019.
The homes of the Musgum, in the Far North Region, are made of earth and grass.
Gepetrol Tower in Malabo 2013.
Map of the region's indigenous languages
Torre de La Libertad ("Freedom Tower").
Dancers greet visitors to the East Region.
Malabo International Airport (Aeropuerto de Malabo in Spanish), en Punta Europa, island of Bioko.
Plantains and "Bobolo" (made from cassava) served with Ndolè (meat and shrimp)
Evolution of the Equatoguinean population between 1960 and 2017. Population in thousands of inhabitants.
Cameroonian fashion is varied and often mixes modern and traditional elements. Note the wearing of sun glasses, Monk shoes, sandals, and a Smartwatch.
Equatorial Guinean children of Bubi descent.
A woman weaves a basket near Lake Ossa, Littoral Region. Cameroonians practise such handicrafts throughout the country.
Floral inscription with the name of the country in Spanish in Malabo.
Cameroon faces Germany at Zentralstadion in Leipzig, 17 November 2004.
Santa Isabel Cathedral in Malabo
Our Lady of Victories Cathedral, catholic church in Yaoundé
Ministry of Education, Science and Sports (Ministerio de Educación, Ciencia y Deportes in Spanish).
The port of Malabo.
Edition of the television magazine Malabeando at the Cultural Centre of Spain in Malabo.
Estadio de Bata in Bata.

Cameroon (Cameroun), officially the Republic of Cameroon (République du Cameroun), is a country in west-central Africa.

- Cameroon

Equatorial Guinea (Guinea Ecuatorial; Guinée équatoriale; Guiné Equatorial), officially the Republic of Equatorial Guinea (República de Guinea Ecuatorial, République de Guinée équatoriale, República da Guiné Equatorial), is a country on the west coast of Central Africa, with an area of 28000 km2.

- Equatorial Guinea

It is bordered by Nigeria to the west and north; Chad to the northeast; the Central African Republic to the east; and Equatorial Guinea, Gabon and the Republic of the Congo to the south.

- Cameroon

Angola, Burundi, Cameroon, the Central African Republic, Chad, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Rwanda, and São Tomé and Príncipe are members of the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS).

- Central Africa

The mainland region, Río Muni, is bordered by Cameroon on the north and Gabon on the south and east.

- Equatorial Guinea

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A map of West Africa in 1670
The Battle of Gabon resulted in the Free French Forces taking the colony of Gabon from Vichy French forces, 1940
President George W. Bush welcomes President Omar Bongo to the Oval Office, May 2004
Independence Day celebration in Gabon
Ali Bongo Ondimba, President of the Gabonese Republic, his wife Sylvia Bongo Ondimba, US president Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama in 2014
Prime Minister of Gabon Julien Nkoghe Bekale and Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Russia-Africa Summit in Sochi in October 2019
U.S. Navy Captain is greeted by Gabonese Army
Gabon map of Köppen climate classification
Beach scene in Gabon
A proportional representation of Gabon exports, 2019
Change in per capita GDP of Gabon, 1950–2018. Figures are inflation-adjusted to 2011 International dollars.
Crowd on beach in Gabon
People in Libreville
A Gabonese mask

Gabon, officially the Gabonese Republic (République gabonaise), is a country on the west coast of Central Africa.

Located on the equator, it is bordered by Equatorial Guinea to the northwest, Cameroon to the north, the Republic of the Congo on the east and south, and the Gulf of Guinea to the west.

Economic Community of Central African States

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The Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS; Communauté Économique des États de l'Afrique Centrale, CEEAC; Comunidad Económica de los Estados de África Central, CEEAC; Comunidade Económica dos Estados da África Central, CEEAC) is an Economic Community of the African Union for promotion of regional economic co-operation in Central Africa.

The treaty became effective in 1966 after it was ratified by the then five member countries—Cameroon, the Central African Republic, Chad, the Republic of Congo, and Gabon.

Equatorial Guinea joined the Union on 19 December 1983.