Vodacom Tanzania disconnects 157,000 subscribers

SIM trouble
in Tanzania

Operator moves on
regulator's directive.

Friday, Jan 24th

MTN Cameroon in race against time to reconnect subscribers

MTN Cameroon in race against time to reconnect subscribers

WACS cable break results in several days of disruption to internet, voice service.

Cameroon slaps VAT on e-commerce trade

Cameroon slaps VAT on e-commerce trade

Country introduces new legislation to secure 19.25% revenue on e-transactions and related commission.

Central African Backbone Project stretches wider

Central African Backbone Project stretches wider

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

GSMA certifies MTN Cameroon's mobile money service

MTN Cameroon's MoMo gets GSMA backing

Company is the first mobile operator within CEMAC to secure the certification.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Cameroon moves on first wholly-owned submarine cable.

Cameroon moves on first wholly-owned submarine cable

Huawei Marine is heading up the Nigeria-Cameroon system installation.