The African Nations Football Championship (CHAN) 2021, opens up new opportunities for communion and sharing. Cameroon being responsible for organizing this competition allows an entire continent to celebrate Football at its true value. The Head of the Communication Division of the Ministry of Defense (MINDEF), Captain of Navy Cyrille Serge Atonfack Guemo, calls out this living together and this communion in our weekly editorial. It read as follows on January 16, 2021 :
"Saturday January 16, 2021, here we are. The 6th African Nations Football Championship will kick off In a few hours. The competition, which runs until February 7, will count 16 selections made up of home based players of the different countries. For those local footballers with aspirations, CHAN is the ideal springboard, given the presence of prospectors from influential clubs. This is to say if the African Nations Football Championship is a window to showcase talent. It will be up to each player to catch the eye of the recruiter, in order to hope to build a golden future in Europe, America or Asia.
However, the challenge of individual performance is not the only one to be taken up on this occasion, football remaining a team sport, the result of which determines the place and rank of a country on the very competitive chessboard of the responsibilities in the organization of international competitions. One could thus suspect that by obtaining the privilege of successively hosting the 6th CHAN and the African Cup of Nations-CAN 2022, Cameroon has not finished reaping the laurels of the sensational epic of the Indomitable Lions at the 1990 World Cup in Italy.
But to do this, it was necessary to take up the infrastructural challenge. Despite a gloomy economic environment further accentuated by the advent of the coronavirus pandemic, our country has achieved the feat of offering the world of sport, tourism and other related sectors of activity, stadia, hotels, hospitals, road services to make jealous, many nations who will have played with their interpersonal skills, to steal from us what seems to once again, consolidate the prestige of Cameroon within the highest authorities of the planet.