Amindeh Blaise Atabong

Forensic specialists offer to help Cameroon fight cybercrime, corruption

Cybercrime is said to have cost the country at least 12.2-billion CFA francs in 2021 alone.
Amindeh Blaise Atabong

Central African Republic launches its own cryptocurrency

Government tight-lipped on specifics, but links Sango Coin to local economic development.

MTN Cameroon’s new CEO means business

Mitwa Ng’ambi appointed to help solidify company’s operation in Cameroon’s increasingly competitive market.

Cameroon’s government commits to eVisa rollout by year-end

New system is an upgraded version of an existing DIPLOMAT system developed by MINREX’s New Technologies and Cryptography Unit.

Cameroon’s youth to be trained on how manage social media

Meta’s digital literacy programme launched this month, focused on technology skills development, and how to navigate digital spaces safely.

Cameroon seeks to woo investors with new SME-centric Fintech

Small-to-Medium Enterprises Promotion Agency rolls out NotaPME and My’OBus apps to inform and support businesses, banks and potential investors.

Camtel commits to digitalise Cameroon’s public service

Country to implement multi-million CFA system to help strengthen career profiles and remuneration of civil servants.

Cameroon bets on Huawei help to realise tech hub ambitions

Recent meeting between company executives and Cameroon’s Prime Minister reaffirms tech agreements already in place.

MTN Cameroon pens solar power deal to boost rural connectivity

Operator enters into partnership with Rural Electrification Agency (AER) to deploy antennas and relay stations.
Jun 2, 2022

Fibre optic interconnection linking Cameroon and Congo now operational

Completion of first phase of the Congolese component of the Central African Backbone (CAB) project.
May 25, 2022

CAR sidesteps doubters, proceeds with Sango crypto island ambition

Country’s govt determined to pursue cryptocurrency plans having recently adopted Bitcoin as a legal tender.
May 9, 2022

CAR’s crypto adoption upsets regional bloc’s monetary accord

Bank of Central African States issues point of order to CAR.