MTN Cameroon signs up 289,000 subscribers in Q1

Friday 22 April 2016 | 10:35 CET | News
MTN Cameroon signed up 289,000 new subscribers in the three months to 31 March, expanding its customer base by 3.1 percent to 9.5 million. In a quarterly update the operator said the growth was supported by improved 3G network quality and the launch of 4G at the end of 2015. Constant currency data revenue increased by 78.9 percent and contributed 18.5 percent to total revenue, supported by a 7.5 percent increase in MTN Mobile Money subscribers to 2.1 million. Over the full year, the operator aims to add 1 million new subscribers.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: MTN Cameroon
Countries: Cameroon
::: add a comment


Editor, Please check your numbers. The Ghana and Cameroun cannot be correct. i believe it will be 1,000,000. Please cross the figures.
Afua Fiagbenu @ 22/4/2016 - 14:39

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


MTN Cameroon expands 4G network to Kribi

Published 11 May 2016 11:17 CET | Cameroon
MTN Cameroon has announced the extension of its 4G network to the seaside tourist town of Kribi in the South Region. LTE ...

MTN Uganda subscriber base rises 8% to 9.6 mln in Q1

Published 22 Apr 2016 10:29 CET | Uganda
MTN Uganda increased its subscriber base by 7.8 percent quarter-on-quarter to 9.6 million by 31 March, supported by MTN Zone and ...

MTN Sudan customer base grows 4% to 8.8 mln in Q1

Published 22 Apr 2016 10:28 CET | Sudan
MTN Sudan increased its subscriber base by 4.0 percent to 8.8 million on 31 March, driven by competitive pricing and ...

MTN Ghana grows subscribers 4.6% in Q1

Published 22 Apr 2016 10:25 CET | Ghana
MTN Ghana expanded its subscriber base by 4.6 percent in the first quarter to 17.0 million, adding around 750,000 new customers ...

MTN Nigeria subscriber base falls after disconnections

Published 22 Apr 2016 09:06 CET | Nigeria
MTN said the disconnection of 4.5 million subscribers in February in Nigeria, related to the registration compliance process, has ...

MTN Group subscriber base down 1.4% in Q1

Published 22 Apr 2016 08:02 CET | Africa
MTN Group subscribers decreased by 1.4 percent in the first quarter to about 229 million at the end of March, impacted by the ...

MTN South Africa ranked low in customer satisfaction

Published 21 Apr 2016 15:31 CET | South Africa
MTN South Africa is lagging behind rivals Vodacom, Telkom and Cell C in customer satisfaction, according to new research that ...

Calendar   /   Industry Events

27 Oct GSMA Thrive North America
28 Oct Telecoms World Asia 2020
29 Oct Swisscom Q3 2020
29 Oct Hrvatski Telekom Q3 2020
29 Oct Comcast Q3 2020
29 Oct Veon Q3 2020
29 Oct NTT Docomo fiscal Q2
29 Oct Fortinet Q3 2020
29 Oct Corning Q3 2020
29 Oct Spotify Q3 2020
29 Oct CyrusOne Q3 2020
29 Oct Alphabet Q3 2020
29 Oct Digital Realty Q3 2020
29 Oct Orange Q3 2020
29 Oct Nokia Q3 2020
29 Oct BT fiscal Q2
29 Oct Twitter Q3 2020
29 Oct Altice USA Q3 2020
29 Oct Poly fiscal Q2
29 Oct HKBN FY results
29 Oct Motorola Solutions Q3 2020
29 Oct Amazon Q3
29 Oct Ribbon Communications Q3
29 Oct Dasan Zhone Q3
29 Oct Teleste Q3 2020
29 Oct Apple fiscal Q4
29 Oct Facebook Q3 2020
29 Oct Telesat Q3 2020
29 Oct Tucows Q3 2020
29 Oct Samsung Electronics Q3 2020
29 Oct Facebook Q3 2020
29 Oct Telefonica Q3 2020
30 Oct MediaTek Q3
30 Oct KDDI fiscal Q2
30 Oct Shaw Communications fiscal Q4
30 Oct Charter Communications Q3 2020
30 Oct Rovio Q3 2020
30 Oct Millicom Q3 2020
30 Oct Proximus Q3 2020
30 Oct Tecnotree Q3 2020
::: More Calendar Items