Cameroon centres ‘Vision 2035’ plan on ICT development

Minister of Posts and Telecommunications said the number of internet and mobile users represents “non-negligible potential.”
Feb 9, 2021

ST Digital takes on Cameroon’s telcos for share of datacentre market

Technology services provider sets up Tier III datacentre in Douala.
Feb 5, 2021

Cameroon govt says cryptocurrencies being used to fund terrorism

Ministry of Finance report highlights lack of a legal framework on the digital currency and anonymity of users as key risks.

Orange contracted to help Cameroon digitise tax payments

Subscribers can now make payments via mobile phones using Orange Money platform.
Jan 25, 2021

Fintech alliance facilitates MoneyGram MoMo transfers in Cameroon

Partnership extends the inbound international money transfer service to MTN MoMo payment accounts on new channels.

Cameroon on alert as separatists threaten to target telecommunications infrastructure

Minister of Defence Joseph Beti Assomo said there was credible intelligence that pointed to planned destruction of towers belonging to MNOs.

COVID-19 delays CAR-Cameroon fibre interconnection

Central African Republic’s government offers assurance that July 2021 deadline will be met.
Nov 3, 2020

Central African MNOs warned to stop deducting airtime as payment

Bank of Central African States emphasises that subscriber airtime can only be deducted for communications and data subscription.
Oct 30, 2020

Cameroon seals deal with CAMIX on IXP rollout

Deployment of infrastructure will start with country’s two largest cities – Yaounde and Douala.

Kiro’o Games plans to monetise first mobile game roll-out

Tech firm says game has the potential to generate 100,000 micro transactions per week.
Oct 9, 2020

MTN Cameroon commits to two-year recruitment drive

Company partners with the National Employment Fund to identify and recruit job seekers.
Sep 25, 2020

Cameroon inks deal to fully digitise passport control

Ten-year Build-Operate-And Transfer (BOT) contract secured with German-Portuguese consortium AUGENTIC-INCM.