Aubameyang Fails to Deliver
[RFI]On day nine of CAN, here are five things we've learned.
Equatorial Guinea Triumph a 'Cinderella Story Says Coach Becker
[CAF]Equatorial Guinea coach Esteban Becker described the host nation's achievement in reaching the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations as a "Cinderella story" after they beat Gabon 2-0 on Sunday.
Equatorial Guinea Book Quarter-Final Spot
[allAfrica]Javier Balboa's penalty and a second goal from Iban Edu saw hosts Equatorial Guinea claim a 2-0 win over Gabon on Sunday and book a place in the quarter-finals of the African Nations Cup.
Safety Dilemma as E' Guinea Advances
[This Day]Equatorial Guinea's qualification to the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations has created a potential safety dilemma for local organisers.
Gabon Face Hosts in Final Group A Clash
[allAfrica]Gabon go into their final African Nations Cup Group A clash with hosts Equatorial Guinea in Bata on Sunday needing a just a point to make sure of a quarter-final place.
Equatorial Guinea, Burkina Faso, Gabon in Win-or-Bust Clash
[Independent (Lagos)]There is all to play for in Group A as all four teams still have an equal chance of qualifying for the quarter stage of the Cup of Nations. Host nation, Equatorial Guinea, will be hoping to make this last chance count as the team faces Gabon in a win-or-bust encounter, while 2013 finalist, Burkina Faso, is poised to throw all its arsenal against a Congo side that will need a draw to book its quarter final birth.
Siasia Eyes Victory Against Tunisia
[Vanguard]Dream Team VI coach, Samson Siasia says they want to win their preparatory games before taking on Gabon in the 2015 All Africa Games qualifiers.
Congo Snatches Surprise Win Over Gabon
[allAfrica]Prince Oniangue scored a second-half goal as Congo-Brazzaville sprung a surprise with a 1-0 success over more fancied Gabon in their Group A match at the African Nations Cup finals in Equatorial Guinea on Wednesday.
Congo Outsmart Gabon in Central African Derby
[CAJ News]CONGO have secured hard-fought victory over Central African rivals Gabon to gain some control over Group A at the ongoing Orange Africa Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea.
Panthers' Fans Hopeful Against Congo
[allAfrica]Gabon hope the large support from the stands will once again drive them forward when they take on Congo-Brazzaville in their second Group A clash at the African Nations Cup finals in Equatorial Guinea on Wednesday.
Amoo - Dream Team Ready for Gabon U-23
[Independent (Lagos)]Lagos -Dream Team assistant coach, Fatai Amoo, is confident that the team would overcome Gabon in the football event of its next month All Africa Games qualifier.
Afcon - Congo Outsmart Gabon in Central African Derby
[CAJ News]Malabo -CONGO have secured hard-fought victory over Central African rivals Gabon to gain some control over Group A at the ongoing Orange Africa Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea.
Afcon - Gabon Set for Progression, B/Faso Elimination
[CAJ News]Malabo -AS action shifts back to Group A, the Orange Africa Cup of Nations could this evening have its first casualty as well as the first team to book a berth in the Last Eight.
CAN Second Round Starts With E. Guinea V Burkina Faso, Gabon V Congo
[RFI]Mongomo -The second round of games at the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (CAN) start on Wednesday in Bata. The hosts Equatorial Guinea take on Burkina Faso while the Group A leaders Gabon play Congo.
Gabon's New Football Star
[allAfrica]There is perhaps little surprise at the name of the star performer in the weekend's first four matches at the African Nations Cup finals in Equatorial Guinea as this is a player whose reputation continues to grow at pace.
Goalkeeper Shines as Gabon Stun Burkina Faso
[allAfrica]Goalkeeper Didier Ovono proved the hero as Gabon got their Group A campaign at the African Nations Cup off to a winning start with a 2-0 victory over Burkina Faso at the Estadio de Bata in Equatorial Guinea on Saturday.
Burkinabe in the Running for Afcon Finalists
[allAfrica]Burkina Faso will hope to repeat their remarkable run to the final of the 2013 African Nations Cup when they begin their latest campaign against Gabon at the Estadio de Bata on Saturday.
Gabon's Aubameyang Wants to Be Next Didier Drogba
[Guardian]GABON skipper Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has declared his desire to become the next superstar of African football.
How Gabon Beat Wasteful Burkina Faso 2-0
[Vanguard]Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang set Gabon on their way to a 2-0 win against Burkina Faso in Bata on Saturday as they went top of Group A of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations.
Escalating Global Violence, Terrorism
[Guardian]LAST month witnessed a significant deterioration of the security situation, compared to the previous month in most of the trouble spots all over the World, including South Asia (Pakistan and India), and East Africa (South Sudan and Kenya). Nigeria was almost engulfed in an orgy of violence in the North-east of the country, as the terror group, Boko Haram, operating in the region, seemed to have woken up from sleep to unleash a fresh war of terror on the people.