Thursday, March 28, 2013

Song, Webo Create Impact as Presidential Delegation to Turkey

Cameroonian footballers have occupied a special place as part of the delegation President Paul Biya took along on an economic mission to Turkey. Bahanag Rigobert Song, the former captain of the Indomitable Lions who played for a Turkish first Division side Galatasaray and  Achille Webo who plays for Feberbahce were part of the delegation. According to a Presidential insider, the two soccer stars will woo Turkish business magnet to invest in Cameroon.
Current team manager of the Indomitable Lions, Rigobert Song has spent six years in Turkey where he twice won the Turkish league with Galatasaray, where he spent four seasons. Rigobert Song has established business contacts in Turkey and with the support of the Turks he established his company specialized in construction, Soribat,  where he held the position of CEO.
The Cameroon striker Achille Webo plays for Fenerbahçe. Since the beginning of this season, he recorded three goals in five matches. He was transferred to the club early in the season, from another Turkish club Istanbul BB. The transfer fee is 3 million euros. Cameroon 31 years committed to Fenerbahçe until June 2015. During the two seasons he played for his former club, after 54 games, he registered 24 goals with the club. On the occasion of Cameroon's economic mission to Turkey, Achille Webo has the opportunity to give his jersey to two Presidents Abdullah Gul of Turkey and Paul Biya of Cameroon. This, public opinion holds is creating positive impact in Turkey and the world at large.
The presence of these two footballers in the Cameroonian delegation added more colore to Paul Biya's official visit to Turkey.

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