By Etienne Mainimo
The President of Republic of Cameroon, H.E Paul Biya has called on Cameroonians to mobilize massively to make TotalEnergies 2021 Cameroon Africa Cup of Nation, AFCON the most beautiful football jamboree ever organized on our continent.
President Paul Biya made the call during the traditional End of Year address to the nation on December 31, 2021.
“…As we prepare to celebrate African football, I urge Cameroonians to mobilize massively to make AFCON 2021 the most beautiful football jamboree ever organized on our continent,” Biya said.
He added, “We want it to be a great moment of brotherhood. It therefore behoves us to extend a warm welcome to the 24 sports delegations, officials and all those who will be staying in our country during the tournament.”
“Let us offer our guests the rich cultural diversity that has earned our country the nickname “Africa in miniature”. Let us extend to them the hospitality they rightfully expect from us, and which is part and parcel of our traditions.” he said.
To the Cameroon national team, the President said, “…Before I conclude, I would like to call on our Beloved Indomitable Lions to do their utmost to ensure that they end this festival in grand style on the evening of 6 February 2022. Let us rise to the challenge and remind the world that we are a great Nation.”