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.
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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.

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.

MTN Cameroon gets new board chair after 21 years

Ebenezer Essoka replaces Colin Mukete as MTN's second board chair in Cameroon since the company began operations 21 years ago.

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.
Dec 6, 2023

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 26, 2023

Cameroon's Eneo claims gains from digitalisation

Eneo invested $7.9 million in administrative and IT infrastructure last year.
Oct 25, 2023

Camtel hunts for mobile money project consultant

The consultant will have 90 days to conduct marketing, regulatory, and technology assessments to determine the viability of Camtel's mobile money programme.
Oct 23, 2023

Cameroon’s telecom regulator unveils new head office

The Platinum Building will house the regulator's modern system for monitoring on- and off-net traffic, as well as mobile money transactions.
Oct 23, 2023

Cameroon readies to launch space programme

A technical feasibility study for the development of a space project will cost $3.2 million and take 11 months to complete.
Oct 20, 2023

NuRAN Wireless obtains operating licence in Cameroon

The company received its category 1 license for delivering and operating shared passive infrastructure to support digital communication networks.