Cameroon sanction telcos over quality of services

MTN, Orange, Camtel and Nexttel will cumulatively pay fines amounting to $9.8 million.
Amindeh Blaise Atabong

Cameroon, Plan International give girls digital boost

Plan International, mobile operators and government this week committed to advocate for girls’ equitable access to ICT.

Cameroon’s Nexttel searching for new investors

The telco intends to expedite new investments in infrastructure as it  seeks to overtake MTN, Orange and Camtel.
18 May

Cameroon grants MTN payment services license

MTN will now  be independently offering services including cash deposits, transfers and withdrawals.

Cameroon’s Buyam bags $10,000 pre-seed funding

The start-up intends grow its presence in the Central African Economic and Monetary Community and Francophone Africa.

Cameroon’s maritime sector gets digital boost from US outfit

The support package includes equipping Cameroon with a software and training maritime staff.

Cameroonian fintech Nkwa secures seed fund to scale operations

The startup backed by Cameroon’s Ministry of Finance will use the seed funding to on-board more customers and scale operations.

MTN Cameroon hastens network buildout in response to protests

From this week MTN subscribers will now be refunded for unused or lost data in the event of network unavailability.

State telco Camtel to launch mobile money service in Cameroon

Blue Money offering will be coming into a market already dominated by MTN Mobile Money and Orange Money.

Cameroon preps youth for the next disruptive technologies

Cameroon tech agency held a two-day intensive hands-on training for some 100 youth on digital and modern-day entrepreneurship skills.
Apr 28, 2023

Cameroon telcos make fresh pledge to fix network hurdles

Camtel, MTN and Orange made the pledge to address network challenges during a meeting chaired by the minister.
Apr 26, 2023

Cameroon targets 3.5 million tourists yearly with online platform

The Hotel and Tourism Industries Employers' Union of Cameroon unveiled the platform yesterday.
Apr 25, 2023

Cameroonians protest over poor mobile networks

Subscribers switched their devices to “Flight Mode” between 12pm and 2pm to express disapproval with quality of service.