Cameroon plans two internet hubs

27 May 2014

Cameroon’s Minister of Posts and Telecommunications, Jean Pierre Biyiti bi Essam, has announced that construction will soon begin on the country’s first internet exchange points in the cities of Yaounde and Douala. ‘The implementation of internet hubs at the local, national, sub-regional and regional levels is a priority if we intend to solve the connection problems and improve the quality of service as well as lower interconnection costs,’ Business In Cameroon quotes the minister as saying, although he did not state the potential cost or planned timeframe of the project.