The 36 year old Cameroonian was crowned the 2017 UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador this Tuesday 21st March 2017 at the Yaounde Multipurpose Sports Complex
According to the UNICEF Country representative ,Dr.Felicite Tchibindat said the choice of Samuel Eto’o Fils was measured on his outstanding achievements inspired by his humble background and beginnings.
She added that it was UNICEF’s decision to take Eto’o Fils success story that help encourage the youth in Cameroon to be assiduous and daring.
Samuel Eto’o Fils on his part during the acceptance speech clearly stated his intentions to help provide humanitarian and developmental assistance to children and mothers in Cameroon.
After the installation, Samuel Eto’o Fils took off sometime to fraternize with the hundreds of school children present at the ceremonial ground.