Cameroon clears way for third operator

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Cameroon clears way for third operator

Cameroon’s Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications has invited expressions of interest for the country’s third mobile operator licence. The licence will include a 3G licence.

Currently, MTN and Orange operate in Cameroon’s mobile market.

Applicants must be internationally reputable, not already operating in Cameroon, and must have equity of at least USD200 million.  

A shortlist of bidders is scheduled to be drawn up by 20 July.



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