The Cameroonian Ministry of Sports and Physical Education has opened submissions for various musicians and artists in the country to bring in their work for selection of the official anthem and mascot for AFCON 2021.
The draw for the tournament is scheduled for June and Cameroon’s football ruling body (FECAFOOT) together with the Ministry of Sports and Physical Education, as well as the the Local Organization Committee are bent on getting the anthem and mascot officially sorted out before the draw,
“The Minister of Sports and Physical Education, president of the LOC has the honor to bring to the attention of the public the opening of national artistic competitions for the proposal of the official anthem and the mascot official of the Total AFCON 2021.” A release from the Ministry stated.
“It is to opened to all artist-musicians and plastic artists (individual or collective) of Cameroonian nationality ”, it added.
The 2021 AFCON which is the 33rd edition is slated for the Central African Country of Cameroon from January 9 to March 6, 2022.