(Business in Cameroon) - 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 interview published on April 26, 2018, in Cameroon Tribune. The director explained that two vessels with those prefabricated structures have left Italy. The first one containing 10,000 tons of materials will accost at Douala port on April 27 and the second one (20,000 tons) will arrive in Cameroon during the first week of May 2018.
Samin Thamin indicated that the company would start the installation of the metal structure in the first week of May 2018 and complete by the next visit of the AFCON representatives (June 2018). He further informed that the turf has been planted.
For the record, in the framework of AFCON Cameroon 2018, Gruppo Piccini is in charge of the construction of a sports complex with a 60,000 seat stadium for CFA163 billion. This complex should be completed by September 2018.