By Ojeikere Aikhoje
CAF and the Cote d’Ivoire Local Organising Committee (“LOC”) has launched the official countdown
to TotalEnergies CAF Africa Cup of Nations Cote d’Ivoire 23, gearing up Africans and the entire world
for the continent’s biggest sporting event.
The advertising campaign, centered around +225, the dial code for Cote d’Ivoire, has ignited
excitement among football fans throughout Africa and the diaspora, while also marking the
beginning of the countdown to the TotalEnergies CAF Africa Cup of Nations Cote d’Ivoire 23
The LOC and CAF have symbolically initiated the 225-day countdown through a synchronized
global digital takeover, featuring a lively and concise video reel that reveals the tournament, its host
country, and the remaining days until the event.
Scheduled to commence on 13 January 2024, the TotalEnergies CAF Africa Cup of Nations
Cote d’Ivoire 23 promises to be a celebration of African football excellence, showcasing the talent
and passion that permeates the continent.
The scenic cities of Cote D’Ivoire will provide a captivating backdrop for a thrilling display of skill,
teamwork, and the unwavering spirit of competition.
The official countdown serves as a reminder that the eagerly anticipated moment is drawing near,
awakening a sense of anticipation in both fans and players. Africans will unite as one, rallying behind
their respective nations and coming together to celebrate the beauty of the continent and the
unifying power of football.
As the countdown continues, the LOC and CAF encourage fans to stay tuned to official channels and
digital media platforms for updates, news, and exclusive content related to the AFCON tournament.