On the 21st of May, Orange's Cameroon CEO, Elisabeth Medou Badang gave an interview to newsducamer.com, at the International Forum on Digital Economy. In that interview she expressed herself on the contribution of Orange Cameroon to the digital economy, Camtel's monopole on fiber optic cable in the country as well as upcoming project notably, the future inauguration of a data center in Cameroon.
The American giant Microsoft, is increasing it capacity and adding 2 new data centers to it already existing 28 data centers spread worldwide, but this time, in Africa. It new data centers, as wide as 16 football stadiums comprising of up to 600,000 servers each will be located in Johannesburg and Cape Town in South Africa, for the benefit of the whole African continent.
In an interview given to newsducamer.com, Orange Cameroon's CEO, Elisabeth Medou Badang had expressed her view on the exclusive control given to the country's first telecom operator, Camtel over the management of the fiber optic cable. She asked for more transparency and more regulations on it gestion, and had made some propositions to create an environment which favors competition and innovations.
The famous remittance service, WorldRemit hits the Congolese Market, now allowing it diaspora to send money to their relatives back in RD Congo who can receive the money directly on their phones.
After Casablanca and Abidjan next stop, Douala where the popular french retail chain Fnac, will soon open a new store in Douala.
Students at the faculty of industrial engineering at the University of Douala have created an application that helps to track unruly motorists on the road especially does not respecting the traffic lights.