Cameroon: British Nationals Abroad

Foreign and Commonwealth Office written question – answered on 19th April 2018.

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Photo of Nigel Dodds Nigel Dodds Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Reform and Constitutional Issues), Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Foreign Affairs), Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Brexit), DUP Westminster Leader

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what recent assessment he has made of the relevance and usefulness of the advice provided to UK citizens travelling to Cameroon by his Department.

Photo of Harriett Baldwin Harriett Baldwin Minister of State (Department for International Development) (Jointly with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office), Minister of State (Foreign and Commonwealth Office) (Joint with the Department for International Development)

Our travel advice for Cameroon is reviewed and updated regularly and covers a range of topics including safety and security, terrorism and local laws and customs.

We made changes to the areas where we advise against all, or all but essential, travel as recently as 27 March 2018 and updated our guidance on 6 April 2018 to reflect the risk of kidnapping.

More than 5,500 travellers are currently subscribed to our Cameroon travel advice updates. Web traffic shows that readers are most interested in the safety and security information.

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