Affidavit

HOW TO GET AN AFFIDAVIT OF SPONSORSHIP IN CAMEROON

INTRODUCTION An affidavit of sponsorship is a document you will have to submit at the embassy alongside with the other documents. The affidavit of sponsorship is required in the cases when the applicant will not be covering his or her travelling expenses, but instead a sponsor will provide financial support in paying for the trip …

COMPANY INCORPORATION IN CAMEROON

INTRODUCTION TO COMPANY INCORPORATION IN CAMEROON Company incorporation in Cameroon ordinarily commences by briefing a corporate lawyer who must engage the company founders on an interview with the intent eliciting relevant fact surrounding the registration process and advice on the required company registration documents in Cameroon. The principal law to incorporate a company in Cameroon …

SALE OF LAND OWNERSHIP IN CAMEROON

The transfer/sale of land ownership in Cameroon involves the process where the legal rights to land are transferred from one person to another. There are several methods by which land can be transferred in Cameroon. Some of these methods are Sale , mortgage, probate and gift. SALE Sale of land involves the outright transfer of …

GET A BIRTH CERTIFICATE IN CAMEROON

The High Court and The Civil Status Registry is an agency of the Government of Cameroon established and saddled with the responsibility of issuing a birth certificate in Cameroon. The agency also issues authenticity of birth certificate for any person born in Cameroon where applicable. The Cameroon birth certificate is used for various purposes. It …

MARRIAGE IN CAMEROON-STEPS

The procedure to contract marriage in Cameroon is routed in Section 18 of the African Charter on Human and People’s Rights (Ratification and Enforcement) by the Republic of Cameroon which provides for protection of family life. This is achieved principally by the sanctity of marriage. The law envisages 3 types of marriages namely; Traditional/Customary ; …

TENANCY AGREEMENT IN CAMEROON

INTRODUCTION The concept of the tenancy agreement is one widely used in Cameroon, it is reported that 85 per cent of Cameroon’s urban population lived in rented accommodation in 2010, devoting a large per cent of their income on rent. This goes to prove that Tenancy agreement is widely used and still prevalent in today …

CONTRACT OF EMPLOYMENT IN CAMEROON

The contract of employment in Cameroon is used under the employment and labour relations to attribute rights and responsibilities between parties to a bargain. It emphasizes the power of the employer to control the work of the employee. Contract of employment is defined under section 23 of the Labour Code 1992 as â€śan agreement by which …

HOW TO OPEN A CORPORATE BANK ACCOUNT IN CAMEROON

Opening a corporate bank account in Cameroon is entirely different from running an individual account in terms of its requirements and documentations. To be able to own a corporate account, the business must be duly registered in accordance with the Uniform Act on General Commercial Law- OHADA which is the principal law that regulates companies …