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AfCON 2016-2019


  Cameroon crowned U17 African Cup of Nations 2019 Champion

Lions Indomptables of Cameroon won the 2019 Under 17 African cup of Nations (U17 AfCON) after beating the Syli national of Guinea on April 28 at the...
Thursday 18 April 2019Companies

French Le coq sportif to outfit national football team

The Cameroonian football team is expected to play 2019 African cup of nations (AfCON) games wearing “Le coq sportif’ brand, if the Court of Arbitration...
Wednesday 30 January 2019Sport

Cameroon to finally host the AfCON 2021

Cameroon will host the African Cup of Nations (AfCON) 2021 whose organization was first awarded to Côte d’Ivoire. This was announced at the end of an...
Tuesday 8 January 2019Sport

Withdrawn from Cameroon, the AFCON 2019 will finally take place in Egypt  

Egypt has finally been chosen as host country for the AfCON 2019 whose organization was recently withdrawn from Cameroon in November 2018 on a decision of...
Friday 21 December 2018Finance

Gicam suggests a review of 2019 budget since Cameroon will no longer host AfCON 2019

Upon the adoption of new statutes of the inter-employers’ group of Cameroon (Gicam), December 13, in Douala, Célestin Tawamba (photo), the group’s...
Thursday 20 December 2018Politics

Opposition party SDF calls for parliamentary enquiry into the withdrawal of 2019 AFCON organization from Cameroon

On December 19, 2018, the members of the parliamentary group of Social Democratic Front (SDF), first opposition party in the National Assembly, called on...
Tuesday 18 December 2018Sport

Cameroon might also not organize AFCON 2021, nothing is certain

“We confirm that no official Board decision has been taken. Let’s first deal with the AFCON 2019, the next will follow,”  indicated a document the...
Monday 10 December 2018Public management

AFCON 2019: Cameroon apologizes and agrees to organize the AFCON 2021

Cameroonian government officials met December 5 in Yaoundé, following CAF's decision that has seen the country’s authorization to organize the AFCON 2019...
Friday 7 December 2018Infrastructures

AFCON 2019: Cameroon to complete works in due time, despite the withdrawal of organization

Following CAF’s decision to withdraw from Cameroon the organization of the African Cup of Nations (AFCON) 2019, the Cameroonian habitat minister (Minhdu),...
Tuesday 20 November 2018Social

Samuel Eto’o invites Lionel Messi and Ronaldinho for a match gala in Yaoundé

In preparation for the 2019 African Cup of Nations AFCON, the former captain of the national football team, Samuel Eto’o (photo) informs his foundation...
Monday 12 November 2018Sport

AFCON 2019: Italian firm Piccini assures the 60,000-seat Olembe stadium will be delivered in due time

In preparation for the next African Cup of Nations (AFCON) which Cameroon is to host between June and July 2019, the African football confederation (CAF)...
Tuesday 23 October 2018Infrastructures

Cameroon to pump 70% of soon-to-be-issued bonds in AFCON-related infrastructures

Cameroon intends to inject CFA107 billion out of the CFA150 billion soon to be mobilized on the Douala Stock Exchange into infrastructures, in preparation...
Tuesday 16 October 2018Public management

AFCON 2019: Cameroon reorganizes the tourism and travel sector

The Cameroonian ministry of tourism and recreation published October 12, a list of 280 tourism and travel agencies authorized to operate within the...
Tuesday 2 October 2018Sport

CAF President is visiting Cameroon today October 2, upon the organization of AFCON 2019

Today 2 October 2018, a private jet with the President of the African Football Confederation (CAF), Ahmad Ahmad, on board landed at Yaoundé Nsimalen...
Friday 28 September 2018Transport

AFCON 2019: Yaoundé-Nsimalen airport upgrade infrastructure to comply with CAF's requirements

Aéroports du Cameroun (ADC), the national airports’ management company announced it is renovating the Yaoundé-Nsimalen airport to comply with the...
Monday 9 July 2018Infrastructures

AFCON 2019: Piccini, Yeningum and Mota Engil late on the construction schedule  

Philemon Yang, Cameroon’s prime minister is scheduled to visit the infrastructures being constructed in the framework of AFCON2019. Prior to this visit,...
Wednesday 4 July 2018Companies

Cameroon: CFA3 billion of unpaid invoices required from Prime Potomac, in charge of the construction of AFCON2019 infrastructures in Garoua

On July 3, 2018, an association of 32 companies which supply goods and services for the construction of AFCON2019 infrastructures in Garoua, North...
Friday 27 April 2018Infrastructures

All the structures of Olembé stadium will be available by May 2018, Gruppo Piccini reveals

All the structures of Olembé Stadium will be available by May 2018. This is revealed by Sam Thamin, the managing director of GRUPPO PICCINI SA., in an...
Tuesday 15 August 2017Sport

Cameroonian Head of State Paul Biya answers in turn to Ahmad Ahmad, CAF President

"AfCON 2019, is tomorrow already; you have a rendez-vous with sporting Africa right here in Cameroon. And Cameroon will be ready, I give my word". So...
Wednesday 9 August 2017Sport

Cameroon responds to recent declarations from Ahmad Ahmad, President of the African Confederation of Football

In a press release published on 7 August 2017, the Cameroonian Federation of Football (Fecafoot), through its President, Tombi à Roko, acknowledged having...
Wednesday 19 July 2017Business

Italian company Piccini promises to deliver Olembe stadium in September 2018, just 4 months before AfCON 2019

Faced with a noted delay in progress in the construction works of the 60-place Olembe stadium, in the suburbs of Yaoundé, in the framework of the...
Friday 10 February 2017Sport

The Indomitable Lions honoured by the President after their 5th consecration at the 2017 AFCON

Crowned for the 5th time as champions in the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), on 5 February in Gabon, the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon were received on 8...
Tuesday 7 February 2017Sport

Indomitable Lions of Cameroon win 2017 AfCON by beating Egypt

The Indomitable Lions of Cameroon won their 5th title as champions of Africa, on 5 January in Libreville, by winning over the Pharaohs of Egypt, with a...
Monday 12 December 2016Public management

After a successful 2016 Women's AFCON, two Cameroonians are among the 5 nominations for 2016 African Ballon d’Or

Crowned Best Player of the 2016 women's AFCON, organised in Cameroon from 19 November to 3 December 2016, Gabrielle Aboudi Onguéné, who inflamed the...
Saturday 10 December 2016Public management

Paul Biya to the national women's football team: “Cameroon thanks you. (...) Vous are indeed true Indomitable Lionesses”

The national women's football team of Cameroon, Silver medallist at end of the 10th edition of the 2016 AfCON organised in Yaoundé and Limbé, from 19...
Tuesday 6 December 2016Public management

Cameroon: End of the 10th edition of the women's AfCON, with a defeat of the Indomitable Lionesses

The women's national football team of Cameroon was beaten on 3 December 2016 in Yaoundé, the capital of the country, by the Super Falcons of Nigeria. It...
Friday 2 December 2016Business

Cameroonian oil group Bocom offers special FCfa 30 millions bonus to Indomitable Lionesses of football

After the donation of FCfa 7 million from the delegation of women Senators on 30 November 2016 at their hotel in Yaoundé, the Cameroonian capital, the...
Friday 2 December 2016Public management

2016 women's AfCON: Enow Ngachu, Cameroonian manager, very optimistic about the final against the Nigerians

“Our target was to win five matches. We have won four so far. There is only one remaining”. These are the words used by Carl Enow Ngachu, manager of the...
Tuesday 29 November 2016Public management

Cameroon faces Ghana today in Yaoundé, in semi-final of Women's AfCON 2016

The Indomitable Lions, Cameroon's national female football team, return this 29 November 2016 to the arena of Yaoundé Omnisports stadium, to face the...
Thursday 24 November 2016Public management

Second win for the Indomitable Lionesses of Cameroon in the 2016 women's AfCON

At about 4 p.m., life seemed to stop on 22 November 2016 in the city of Yaoundé, the Cameroonian capital. When they did not go to the Omnisports stadium,...
Saturday 19 November 2016Public management

2016 Africa Women’s Cup of Nations opens this 19 November 2016 in Cameroon

The 2016 edition of the Africa Women’s Cup of Nations kicks off this 19 November in the Cameroonian capital. For the opening match, the Indomitable...

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