Cameroon to Launch Edea Tech, a Tech Centre

Google EMEA Engineering Hub, in Zürich
Google EMEA Engineering Hub, in Zürich
Google EMEA Engineering Hub, in Zürich

Cameroon is set to restart Cellucam Edea Tech, set in the country’s coastal region after an inter-ministerial delegation led by the Ministry of Industry, Emmanuel Bonde visited the former site.

Started in 2008 and build by Comifin an Italian firm, Edea Technopole Services (Edea Tech Ltd) was a joint-venture between Cameroon and Comifin with a 35% and 65% stake respectively. The 36 hectares site and equipment will be made into a state-of-the art tech-centre, projected to give over 1000 jobs to the population.

The  inter-ministerial delegation is yet to receive an audit from the Edea Tech Company then set up project timelines and budgets. Teh centre will host green energy startups, water treatment and wood processing firms plus SMEs working doing automobile maintenance and engine rentals plus training centre to train youths in lumbering.

ActivSpaces Cameroon is the country’s top entrepreneur innovation hub and startup incubator helping youths developing web and mobile ventures by mentoring them and helping them access seed funds.