Medals of State

Order of Merit

It is regulated by the ordonnance N° 72/24 of 30 November 1972. It is one of the four orders of Cameroon
The ribbon of the order is yellow since 1972. It was made of red, yellow and green stripes earlier.
The Order of Merit is sub-divided into four grades of merit :
•    Grand Cordon
•    Commander
•    Officer
•    Knight

Order of Valour

It is regulated by the ordonnance N° 72/24 of 30 November 1972. It is one of the four orders of Cameroon
The ribbon of the order is red.
The Order of Valour is sub-divided into five grades of merit :
•    Grand Cordon
•    Grand Officer
•    Commander
•    Officer
•    Knight