Samuel Eto’o To Launch A new TV channel

Cameroonian international  retired  striker Samuel Eto’o Fils has announced the launch of a new channel known as “Bnews1” from January 15, 2021.

Samuel Eto’o Fils  is a Cameroonian retired professional footballer who played as a striker. In his prime, Eto’o was regarded by pundits as one of the best strikers in the world, and he is regarded as one of the greatest African players of all time,  winning the African Player of the Year a record four times: in 2003, 2004, 2005, and 2010.

Samuel Eto’o Fils has announced the launch of a new channel known as “Bnews1” from January 15, 2021.

The channel is said to be available on CANAL+ (Canal 395). Presentation will be done by Ernest Obama former director of Vision4 TV. Information about the launch is contained on Eto’o’s official Facebook page #setoo9#

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The channel will serve as a reliable news outlet, from his choice of presenter

The retired 39 year old was recently crowned honorary citizen of Cameroon following his involvement in the sports world of the country.

The global icon Samuel Eto’o Fils was appointed brand ambassador of Senegalese air transport franchise “La Holding Bag’O” last month barely days after being named ambassador of Chad.

Eto’o signed out of the field of play in 2019 haven played for giants like Barcelona, Chelsea, Real Madrid, Everton and Inter Milan amongst others.

His collaboration with former CAF boss and other diplomats as well as support to football domain of Cameroon proves his willingness for a better Cameroon.

Samuel Eto’o Fils  Honours



Copa del Rey2002–03


La Liga2004–052005–062008–09

Copa del Rey2008–09

Supercopa de España20052006

UEFA Champions League2005–062008–09

Inter Milan

Serie A2009–10

Coppa Italia2009–102010–11

Supercoppa Italiana2010

UEFA Champions League2009–10

FIFA Club World Cup2010



African Cup of Nations20002002

Olympic Gold Medal2000


Young African Player of the Year: 2000

African Player of the Year: 2003, 2004, 2005, 2010

ESM Team of the Year: 2004–05, 2005–06, 2008–09, 2010–11

FIFA World Player of the Year Bronze Award: 2005

FIFA FIFPro World XI: 2005, 2006

UEFA Team of the Year: 2005, 2006

CAF Team of the Year: 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011

Pichichi Trophy2005–06

UEFA Champions League top assist provider: 2005–06

African Cup of Nations top goalscorer: 2006, 2008

UEFA Club Forward of the Year: 2006

FIFA Club World Cup Golden Ball2010

Coppa Italia top goalscorer: 2010–11

Russian Premier League MVP Award: 2012–13

Golden Foot: 2015[

Globe Soccer Player Career Award2016[139]


African Cup of Nations all-time top goalscorer

RCD Mallorca all-time top goalscorer

Cameroon all-time top goalscorer


Frank Fremer is a seasoned journalist, blogger and political analyst for over a decade in Uganda

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