Tech win energises Cameroon’s drive to unify Fintech ecosystem

Country receives official regulatory go-ahead for its NPSI gateway system.
Amindeh Blaise Atabong
17 Jun

Camtel commits to digitalise Cameroon’s public service

Country to implement multi-million CFA system to help strengthen career profiles and remuneration of civil servants.

Cameroon bets on Huawei help to realise tech hub ambitions

Recent meeting between company executives and Cameroon’s Prime Minister reaffirms tech agreements already in place.
Apr 21, 2022

Cameroon underutilising fibre infrastructure claims World Bank Group report

Country has only been able to use about 15% of SAT-3WASC and about 30% of WACS since the cable systems were rolled out over 17 years ago.
Apr 14, 2022

MTN Cameroon, Camtel pen national roaming agreement

Camtel’s subscribers will benefit from access to MTN’s existing network infrastructure, which covers 97% of population with 2G, 90% with 3G and 70% with 4G.
Sep 28, 2021

Camtel partners MTN Cameroon in local roaming deal

Camtel subscribers will be able to remain connected to telecommunications services by switching to MTN’s network.

Camtel preps Brazil mission to woo potential telco investors

Ambassador of Brazil to Cameroon Vivian Loss Sanmartin pledges support.
Aug 23, 2021

Camtel rebrands commercial services as Blue

Intention is to strengthen company’s position in the market.
Jul 22, 2021

Camtel contracts MTN GlobalConnect to commercialise wholesale internet abroad

Agreement relates to an MoU signed in April 2021 between Camtel and MTN Group’s Cameroonian subsidiary.

Cameroon’s govt vows support for Silicon Mountain techies

Minister of Posts and Telecommunications announces planned digital innovation centre, the roll out of one-year of free internet connectivity.
Mar 11, 2021

Camtel devises strategy to overtake competitors

Company says it is on track to lead in broadband services and digital transformation.
Sep 11, 2020

Camtel to roll out US$1.9-million connectivity project

Telco enters agreement with education ministry to boost internet speed, establish new communications network and digital development centres.