Amindeh Blaise Atabong

Cameroon grapples with social media abuse

State IT agency claims to have reported 3,211 fake accounts.

MTN Cameroon increases its mobile money capital

Company responds to renewed banking regulations and initiates changes to management.

Camtel unveils Huawei-built datacentre

Tier III resource near Yaounde touted as the biggest in the Central African sub-region.

Cameroon mobilises telemedicine amid COVID-19 scare

Global telemedicine market expected to develop at a compound annual growth rate of 19 % until 2022.
Jun 17, 2020

Cameroon implements new e-customs system

Fully-automated clearance system modelled on system used by Korea Customs Service.

MTN launches ‘Y’ello Hope’ to curb COVID-19 in Cameroon

Operator announces 21-day tour to engage most exposed communities across the country.
May 26, 2020

Orange carves out new mobile money corridors into Africa

Orange Money remittance from France reaches Burkina Faso, Morocco.

Ex-Jumia staff launch e-commerce consultancy in Cameroon

Brand Spark operates out of Douala and aims to extend its reach into region’s growing e-commerce ecosystem.

Cameroon advances on digital health plan

Minister of Posts and Telecommunications announces the adoption of a five-year Strategic Plan for Digital Health.

Kasteel’s departure from MTN Cameroon delayed

COVID-19 cited as reason, according to source from within the company.
Apr 21, 2020

Central Africa cements mobile money interoperability

Bank of Central African States issues fresh directive to facilitate full telco, commercial bank interaction.