Ghana's regulator at crossroads over 4G spectrum

At a regulatory
crossroads

Ghana contemplates
4G spectrum.

Monday, Nov 19th

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.

MTN Cameroon cuts staff

MTN Cameroon cuts staff

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

MTN Cameroon appoints new CEO

MTN Cameroon appoints new CEO

Hendrik Kasteel replaces Saim Yaksan.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Emirati Yahsat launches internet service in Cameroon

Emirati Yahsat launches internet service in Cameroon

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

Central African Backbone Project stretches wider

Central African Backbone Project stretches wider

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

Cameroon: Afriland First Bank selects Temenos for digital transformation

Cameroon: Afriland First Bank selects Temenos for digital transformation

Financial services group attracted by service provider's deep local expertise, global experience.

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.