Orange Cameroon announces five-year US$249m expansion plan

CEO Patrick Benon emphasised network improvement, access and multi-party engagement.
Amindeh Blaise Atabong
26 Jan

Camtel outsources fixed network services to drive expansion

State-owned telco tailors ongoing strategy to secure greater share of the competitive market.
16 Jan

Cameroon rolls out tech plan to root out fraud

Ministry of External Relations deploys new online platform LEGALIS to authenticate documents.
13 Jan

Camtel says vandalism to blame for SAT-3 fibre optic cut

Recent service disruption to Camtel network, as well as to service delivery from third-party MNOs.

Cameroon telcos commit US$252m to improve service delivery

MNOs reach agreement with the Telecommunications Regulatory Board to improve network performance, quality and coverage.
Dec 18, 2022

MTN Cameroon guns for total network coverage

Company enters into B2B roaming deal with Camtel.
Dec 9, 2022

African Tech Voices: remittances promise return in 2023

Imane Charioui, Director of Francophone Africa & Middle East WorldRemit shares her top market trends for 2022 and beyond.

Cameroon considering new law to disconnect undeclared digital devices

Country’s parliament is preparing Draft 2023 Finance Bill to regulate imported mobile phones and other digital devices that bypass customs clearance.
Nov 21, 2022

Bank of Central African States cautions against cryptocurrency investment

BEAC Governor underlines organisation’s stance following extraordinary meeting of the Bank’s monetary policy committee.
Nov 2, 2022

Telco watchdog warns Cameroon’s MNOs over poor services

Telecommunications Regulatory Board flooded with complaints and confirms ‘serious shortcomings’ with service delivery.
Oct 31, 2022

Cameroon to deploy threat intelligence units in bid to protect critical infrastructure

CTI units combine collaborative platforms and working groups across key sectors.

Cameroon loses 12.2-bn CFA to cybercrime in 2021

Country’s Minister of Posts and Telecommunications calls for unification in efforts to address several challenges.
Oct 14, 2022

United Bank for Africa launches M2U Money as Fintech flourishes in Cameroon

New mobile money solution rolled out in partnership with Ossix Technologies, LLC.