Internet Blockage in Cameroon – Mainly Buea...

Reports by BBC Africa News reveal that manifold reports claim that there is an ongoing internet blockage in Cameroon especially in the agitated English-speaking regions of Buea and Bamenda. The US-based internet content delivery company, Akamai Technologies Inc., stated in a tweet that there was a notable disruption of internet interchange at 11:45 p.m. EAT […]

Emmanuel Peughouia Foremost Cameroonian Investor in Cement...

The foremost Cameroonian Investor to engage in cement production was revealed to be Emmanuel Peughouia. He owns shares in the 4th unit of cement production in Cameroon. Medcem Cameroun, a cement manufacturing company is owned by Eren Holding, a Turkish group. The company was bespoken on the riverside of the Wouri in Doula by Prime […]

CCI of Sfax Eyes on Cameroon

In the agenda of identifying economic and commercial exchanges between Cameroon and Tunisia, Sfax’s Chamber of Commerce and Industry is organising a multi-sector business mission. This trade mission is in collaboration with Cameroon’s Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture and the Groupement Inter Patronal Camerounais. A visit to the 6th edition of the International Exhibition […]

Furious Chadian Leader Left Summit

Idriss Deby, the President of Chad abandons a summit among Central African States in Cameroon before closing to emphasise his protest against several policies of the bloc. It was learned earlier that President Deby was disgusted with the resolutions made by CEMAC (Central African Economic and Monetary Community) in Yaounde. Apparently, President Deby is reported […]

Eneo Cameroonian Electrical Company Shifts into Solar...

Eneo, a company owned by Actis, a British investment fund and concessionaire of Cameroon public electricity service, has initiated a call for expression of intent to engage a partner who will build two solar power plants in the country’s northern area. Eneo revealed that the partner to be selected will be considered as an independent […]

Cameroon Authorises Importation of 95,000 Tons of...

The production in Cameroon of palm oil has decreased by an estimate of 30%, basically due to undesirable climate conditions. The Association of Oleaginous Refineries of Cameroon and the Regulatory Committee on the Oleaginous sector plan to retain this drop in the production in 2017. Jacquis Kemleu Tchagbou, General Secretary of ASROC disclosed that the […]

Cameroon-Brazil Undersea Cable Deals with Data Demand

Increasing demand for data connectivity in South American and African continents will soon be addressed via a 6,000 km generation submarine cable that will connect Cameroon and Brazil. Nexans has been awarded by Huawei Marine Networks with a contract to provide the second phase of Huawei’s National Broadband Network (NBNII). The cable system is going […]

Yaoundé is among the 10 Most Expensive...

ECA International, a specialized firm listed Yaoundé as one of the 10 most expensive cities for expatriates in Africa in its 2016 list published in 14 December. Yaoundé, Cameroon’s political capital is on the 9th spot of the said list with Ndjamena, capital of Chad as the 10th. Others on the list are Luanda, capital […]

Eren Holdings Inaugurates on 16 December in...

Medcem Cameroun owned by Eren Holdings, a Turkish company, is officially commissioning its cement factory in Douala, the economic capital of Cameroon, on 16 December 2016. The annual capacity of the said factory is 600,000 tons according to a source from the company. This cement company’s first production was in October 2015 before it slowly […]