Olembe sports complex in Yaoundé, Cameroon

Duration: 27 months
Architect: Chantal Pinel

Project overview

In Africa, football is king! The future Olembé sports complex located on the periphery of Yaoundé will host the 2019 Men’s Africa Cup of Nations.

The ensemble will comprise a number of world class sports amenities: a 60,000 seater covered stadium, two training centres, a man-made lake, a gymnasium, an Olympic-sized swimming pool, tennis, basketball and volleyball courts as well as a hotel complex and several shopping areas.

Our missions

The Italian Piccini Group is responsible for designing and building the complex and Egis has secured the project management and works surveillance contract for a 27-month period.