By Etienne Mainimo
Cameroon on August 17 organized what many have described as one of the best Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON draw.
Gathered from West to East, North to the South, dignitaries from Africa and beyond witnessed a beautiful cultural display from, Cameroon, African in miniature.
Musical displays from some top stars in the country like Salatiel welcomed football icons and legends who stayed glued to the artistic display from the ten regions of Cameroon.
Cameroon will organised the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations from January 9 to February 6, 2022. This will be the the second time Cameroon will be hosting the competition after 1972.
Cameroon, on the Gulf of Guinea, is a Central African country of varied terrain and wildlife.
Host Cameroon, to play against Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Cape Verde
Host Country, Cameroon have been drawn in Group A of the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON to take place from January 9 to February 6, 2022.
5th time African Champion, Cameroon will confront Burkina Faso in their opening game before locking horns with Ethiopia and Cape Verde.
Event though many say, Cameroon has been housed in a group which is not strong, some say Cameroon need to be careful because smaller football nations are becoming powerful.
TotalEnergies Cameroon 2021 will be staged in Cameroon from January 9 to February 6, 2021.
Meanwhile CAF, President, Patrice Motsepe said, the African Football body is working with partners to see that the price money of the Africa Cup of Nations is increased.
Patrice Motsepe made the declaration in Yaounde during the TotalEnergies 2021 Cameroon AFCON draws on August 17.
According to Motsepe, CAF is working towards eliminating the issues that are often seen in some federations in the continent.
Going by the President, the world has to know that Africa is a continent full of spectacle.