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French Business Men Donates two Generators To Silicon Mountain, Buea
Category :- Business Author :- L J KINGAH 
Posted on February 27, 2020, 12:28 pm
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Over the last weekend of the month of February 2020, the French Ambassador  to Cameroon, Christophe Guilhou led a delegation of French businessmen who offered two generators to the Silicon Mountain tech community in Buea, South West Region of Cameroon, to help them face challenges caused by limited power supply.

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Those who benefited from this offer include the innovators, ActivSpace and Jongo hub. 

While presenting the generators, Christophe Guilhou said he had visited the Silicon Mountain five months ago and saw the challenges they were faced with. But, he did not make any promises. However, he later appealed to French businessmen to Cameroon for a donation and it was realized.

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To the beneficiaries, the Ambassador said that, the future of cameroon is through innovation and that they were in full support of all that is done at the Silicon Mountain.

Valery Chong, the young owner of the startup on behalf of his peers said the gift will help to bring in more jobs and thus far economic empowerment. He equally said the generators will help them to easily bring their innovations  to the market  with no hinderances.

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The event gave the stakeholders, innovators, and tech hub the opportunity to talk on business partnership with the French investors in Cameroon.

Meanwhile, silicon mountain is the name coined to reprsent the technology ecosystem of cameroon. It is based in buea. The name was inspired and drawn from the great Mount fako that is close by.

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