On April 20 2016, FECAFOOT laid the foundation stone for the construction of the Bamenda Olympic Stadium. The ritual was carried out by the North West Governor, Adolphe Lele Lafrique and the President of FECAFOOT, Tombi à Roko.
According to news reports, the stadium will have a capacity of 2500, it has the latest generation of synthetic turf, team dressing and Press rooms, TV Studio, VIP Chamber, Officials room, restaurant and Olympic running tracks. It has the provision to handle at least seven sport disciplines. Building works have been to costed at FCFA 780 million by the time the keys will be delivered on September 30, 2016. How will they get this done in 6months?