Thursday, 08th august 2019 marked the begining of the FESTICACAO, at the palais des sports in Yaounde.
“Definitely in excellency”, is the theme choosen for the 08th edition of the festicacao. The festival which started yesterday, was a great success. This is because, its visitors had fun and tasted varrieties of products made with cacao.Variety of products such as : cocoa oil, cocoa soap, alcoholic drinks , chocolate and many others were the stars of the day.
The theme,” Definitely in excellency” was not choosen for nothing. This is because , it is a good source of motivation for the different cacao cultivators , transformators and vendors. “I can say it is a very good theme because, it reminds us that, to honor the cacao of Cameroon. We have to work hard inorder to promote excellency, and I highly salut and encourage the initiative of the Interprofessional council of cofee-cocoa (CICC) to promote an excellent coco.” Said Hypolite Nozaha, a vendor of Chocolaterie Artisanale Nohi.
The New generation ladies participated in making the day more colorful with a meeting they organised.The theme of the meeting was, “Difficulties Encoutered by women during transformation of Cocoa.” This gave the opportinuty to many women to express themselves.
The women assembly was very important. Because most of them talked about the diffferent difficulties encountered during the transformation of cocoa and more prescisely during cultivation.
Joviale Kuete, stagaire