Conflict, vandalism threaten Cameroon’s telecommunications

Industry has lost pre-tax turnover of over FCFA 25-billion since conflict erupted in 2016 says labour organisation.
Amindeh Blaise Atabong
12 Mar

Camtel targets greater market share with first GSM rollout

Cameroon’s state-owned telco looks to leverage several government concessions.
Feb 20, 2020

Camtel outlines ambitious growth targets

General Manager reiterates focus on consolidation and market share expansion.
Nov 4, 2019

Infinet Wireless seals broadband deal with Camtel

Latest development emerges from meetings held at the Russia-Africa Economic Forum and Summit held recently in Sochi, Russia.
Aug 26, 2019

Cameroon unveils Huawei-built video surveillance centre

Facility, with connectivity from Camtel, forms part of country's Intelligent City project.
Jul 31, 2019

Cameroon's first AI training centre launched

Camtel partners University of Yaounde I in FCFA 1.3-billion project.
May 31, 2019

Camtel officially opens shareholding

Move in a bid to reduce communications costs and extend regional service delivery.
Jan 18, 2019

Cameroon's Camtel sacks staff

GM understood to have initiated an audit to investigate HR issues, including fake certification and fraud.
Nov 20, 2018

Camtel contracts Nigeria's Sparkwest to sell SAIL fibre optic

Deal penned in Yaoundé and will target service providers including MTN, Globacom, Airtel and Etisalat.
Nov 19, 2018

Call volume drops, text messaging up in Cameroon

Industry regulator report highlights the impact of broadband internet penetration.

Cameroon's conflict wreaks havoc on MTN network installations

Customers in the North West and South West Regions affected as telecoms industry bears brunt of continued conflict.
Oct 2, 2018

Emirati Yahsat launches internet service in Cameroon

Company will compete with the likes of CamTel, Bloosat and GoSat for market share.