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MTN Cameroon pledges to protect clients online

The telco presented its digital human rights policy to stakeholders amid rising online abuse in the country.
Amindeh Blaise Atabong

Camtel pushes for women inclusion in the digital economy

The telco says Cameroon is still afflicted by persisting gender disparities that disadvantage women and girls and hinder them from benefiting from technology.

Cameroon seeks €50 million loan to broaden video surveillance

The additional funds will help Cameroon reach its objective of covering the country with 5,000 video surveillance cameras linked to 17 control centres, according to the government.

Cameroon concerned about online risks ahead of polls

Cameroonian advocacy group, Civic Watch, will meet to discuss strategies to counter online risks to elections as the central African nation prepares for polls next year.

Cameroon calls for a probe following internet outage

Minette Libom Li Likeng, Cameroon's minister of posts and telecoms, has asked for a probe in order to protect customers in the future.
Feb 29, 2024

Camtel commits to support Cameroonian young techies

According to Camtel executives, the new initiatives aim to make technology and innovations key to business development in the country.

Cameroon tipped as digital hub for Central Africa

Cameroon, with relatively advanced digital infrastructure when compared to regional peers, is the favorite tech hub host, according to Nigerian based think tank.
Feb 22, 2024

MTN launches Chenosis platform in Cameroon

CEO Mitwa Ng'ambi said the launch of Chenosis is part of the company's commitment to providing digital and inclusive solutions for Cameroon's progress.

IHS supports Cameroon with digital kiosks

Each kiosk would serve at least 5,000 community members and will offer e-commerce, e-education, and e-health services.
Feb 6, 2024

Cameroon's power utility suffers a cyber attack

The hack disrupted prepaid and postpaid operations, but the company claims the situation is gradually returning to normal.
Dec 14, 2023

Cameroon labour union warns MTN account seizure could fuel unrest

A recent court order to freeze MTN Cameroon’s MoMo account at Afriland First Bank is an offshoot of an ongoing case between Cameroonian business mogul Ahmadou Baba Danpullo and South Africa’s First National Bank.

Cameroon's airport customs processing will go digital in 2024

The app, which will be available on Google and App store, will be ready in January.
Oct 30, 2023

Togo's regulator to sanction Moov for mobile money snag

Moov Money Flooz services were completely inaccessible across the country between October 19 and 24, according to the regulator.