MTN Cameroon partners Canal+ to deploy streaming platform

The telco can now offer Canal+ content to its six million smartphone users.
Amindeh Blaise Atabong
31 May

Africa’s rail transport set for digital upgrade

This week, experts from the rail sector highlighted how digital technology can improve safety, profitability, and customer experience.

Cameroon hires biometric firm AUGENTIC to issue ID cards

The company will finance, design, develop, install, and operate the identification system in Cameroon for the next 15 years.
May 10, 2024

Camtel, Angola Cables pact to boost connectivity

The two companies say the agreement signifies an important step in advancing telecoms and digital connectivity in Africa.
Apr 26, 2024

Cameroon bans Elon Musk's Starlink

The decision to ban Starlink comes after the government expressed concerns about national security and unfair competition.
Apr 18, 2024

ActivSpaces scouts for Cameroonian IT talent

The 'Makerspace Mobile' initiative, which is primarily backed by the French Institute of Cameroon and Ascent Media, began recently in the economic hub of Douala.
Apr 17, 2024

Cameroon expands eVisa service through infrastructure investment

The facility will ensure the country's sovereignty over the data created by the eVisa system, safeguard consular data, and modernise internal operations.
Apr 4, 2024

MTN Cameroon pledges to protect clients online

The telco presented its digital human rights policy to stakeholders amid rising online abuse in the country.
Mar 27, 2024

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.
Mar 26, 2024

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.
Mar 25, 2024

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.
Mar 20, 2024

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.