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Vodafone accused of operating illegally in Cameroon

Vodafone accused of operating illegally in Cameroon telecom market The attention of my ministry has been drawn to the fact that several operators in the telecommunication sector operate in violation of the current law. I would like to remind all that, in accordance with the provisions in Articles 35 and 42 of the 14 July […]

British firm WorldRemit affiliated to MTN Mobile Money service in Cameroon

WorldRemit, the British firm claiming worldwide leadership in digital money transfer continues its expansion in Cameroon. After the partnership signed a few weeks ago with the Cameroonian subsidiary of the Ivorian banking group Bank Atlantique, then recently with Express Union, leader in the money transfer market in the country; WorldRemit now offers money transfer in […]
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Vodafone Cameroon to go Operational Soon

LONDON-based Vodafone Group PLC (VOD.LN) said on Friday 23rd September that it has extended its market agreement with Africa’s 4G-LTE telecommunications operator Afrimax Group with the launch of a joint service in Cameroon,Vodafone Cameroon Under the deal, the two companies will launch long-term evolution data services under the Vodafone Cameroon brand initially in Cameroon’s two biggest […]

Gaëlle Enganamouit Becomes Brand Ambassador for Western Union.

Gaëlle Enganamouit,Football superstar becomes brand ambassador for Western Union. The renowned multinational in money transfer in Africa decided to make Gaëlle Enganamouit, associate of Rosengård, recent winner of the Cup of Sweden, its new brand ambassador, until March, 2017. “We are pleased to announce that, Gaëlle Enganamouit, professional Cameroonian football player is now brand ambassador […]

Ernest Dikoum is the new CEO of Camair-Co

The current Director General of Emirates Airlines in Zimbabwe has been appointed to head Cameroon airlines (Camair-Co) at the end of an extraordinary board meeting held in Douala on August 22, 2016. He takes over as Director General from Paul Nana Sandjo who held the position for barely two years. Also read:Buea, Cameroon’s Most Expensive […]

Buea, Cameroon’s most Expensive City in the first half of 2016

The National Institute of Statistics (INS) indicates that the final consumer prices for households increased by 1.3% during this first half of 2016 compared to the same period in 2015. The increase was of 3.4% a year ago. Geographically speaking, consumer prices increased in every city during the past twelve months. The city of Buéa […]

Feasibility Studies for a Third Wouri Bridge on course.

A group of experts from the Japanese International Cooperation Agency, JICA, are in the country carrying out feasibility studies for the construction of a third bridge over River Wouri in Douala. The team which arrived Cameroon on June 26, is expected to be in the country until Tuesday August 30. According to Umemoto Shinji, JICA […]

Cameroonian born Constant Aimé Lonkeng appointed IMF Resident Representative in Jamaica

An econometrics and international economy specialist, Cameroonian Constant Aimé Lonkeng Ngouana has just officially taken office in Kingston, Jamaica, as the resident representative of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Having joined the IMF in 2010, this graduate in mathematics from the University of Yaoundé, holding a Master in International Economy from the University of Leuven, […]

Forbes Classification: Cameroon’s Baba Ahmadou Danpullo (Ndawara), is the richest man in Francophone Sub-Saharan Africa

Baba Ahmadou Danpullo is not only the richest Cameroonian but the richest man in Francophone Sub-Saharan Africa according to Forbes in its monthly edition of November 2015.  Forbes magazine published the list of the richest men in Francophone Africa, and contrary to popular imaginations in Cameroon, there are surprises! They are 24 African futuring in […]