BUEA FIRST POST OFFICE BUILDING


A glaring artifact of German rule in Cameroon, the first ever post office building in Buea, still stands tall, even as the other German buildings testify of the toughness of German structures in Cameroon.

Tough building, reminiscent of sturdy German era

Tough building, reminiscent of sturdy German era

Perhaps evocative of tough German rule, the first post office building is flanked by the Bismarck Fountain, the Centenary Tower Clock building, and the Governor’s office amongst others. By its main entrance is a post box, where letters were dropped in yesteryears, and/or posts usually delivered.

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