Ghana advances on mobile money interoperability

Ghana advances
mobile money

Interoperability the
name of the game.

Tuesday, Dec 11th

Camtel contracts Nigeria's Sparkwest to sell SAIL fibre optic

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.

Call volume drops, text messaging up in Cameroon

Call volume drops, text messaging up in Cameroon

Industry regulator report highlights the impact of broadband internet penetration.

Vodafone Cameroon, CAMTEL sign 4G network sharing agreement

Vodafone Cameroon, CAMTEL sign 4G network sharing agreement

Deal will support the expansion of 4G tech to more areas.

MTN Cameroon cuts staff

MTN Cameroon cuts staff

One hundred employees immediately affected... a further 500 expected to soon be without work.

Central African Backbone Project stretches wider

Central African Backbone Project stretches wider

Cameroon is extending its fibre optic capacity to Nigeria, Congo and CAR.

Facebook's Cameroon problem: stop online hate stoking conflict

Facebook's Cameroon problem: stop online hate stoking conflict

Reuters reports on Facebook's ability to police millions of posts each day and crack down on hate speech.

Internet shutdown in Cameroon continues

Internet shutdown in Cameroon continues

No official reason given for shutdown, although speculation exists of links to a series of demonstrations.

Cameroon's conflict wreaks havoc on MTN network installations

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.

Nigeria-Cameroon submarine cable goes live.

Nigeria-Cameroon submarine cable goes live

MainOne says new Submarine Cable System will encourage region's development.

Nexttel leverages Gilat to deploy 4G in Cameroon

Nexttel leverages Gilat to deploy 4G in Cameroon

Companies ink deal as demand for access to online services grows.

Spacecom, Ringo launch hybrid broadband in rural Cameroon.

Spacecom, Ringo launch hybrid broadband in rural Cameroon

Said to be Sub-Saharan Africa's first large-scale cellular-satellite hybrid broadband internet project.