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  1. Oralndo Pirates turn the tide to draw in GabonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mail & Guardian

    Orlando Pirates conceded two goals before hitting back to force a 2-2 draw against Gabonese Mounana Sunday in a CAF Confederation Cup last-16 clash. A first-half goal by Burkinabe Bassirou Ouedraogo gave the hosts a 1-0 half-time lead in the first leg at the 7 000-seat Stade Augustine Monedan de Sibang in coastal city Libreville.

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  2. Zambia: Power Price Tag ShockerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | AllAfrica.com

    PROHIBITIVE transfer fees being demanded by local clubs will remain a stumbling block for Zambian players wishing to clinch professional football deals abroad. Zambia is endowed with massive football talent which mostly go to waste as these desperate promising players end up not realising their full potential.

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  3. Axione awarded Gabonese fibre management contractRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    French infrastructure provider Axione, part of the Bouygues Energies and Services group, has been awarded a contract by the Gabonese government to maintain and operate the country's undersea and terrestrial fibre-optic networks. The network, which is currently under deployment, will eventually comprise a fibre spur running along the Transgabonnais railway network and linking the cities of Franceville and Libreville to the 1,140km African Coast Europe submarine cable system.

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  4. Gabon apologizes, condemns burning of Beninese EmbassyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Xinhuanet

    Gabon's government has apologized to Benin's government and strongly condemned Sunday's destruction of the latter's embassy in Libreville, diplomatic sources in Cotonou said Tuesday. The Beninese Embassy in Libreville was burnt down by protesters following the announcement of the death of Gabon's opposition leader Andre Mba Obame.

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  5. Benin's embassy in Gabon burnt in chaosRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Xinhuanet

    Photo taken on April 13, 2015 shows the damaged Beninese Embassy in Libreville, Gabon. Beninese Embassy in Gabon and three vehicles were razed down after violence broke out on Sunday in Libreville following the death of radical opposition leader Andre Mba Obame, the spokesman for Presidency Alain Claude Bilie By Nze told Xinhua.

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  6. .com | Benin demands answers after embassy gets torched in GabonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | News24

    Benin demanded Monday an "official explanation" of the torching of its embassy in Gabon during unrest that broke out after the announcement that a senior Gabonese opposition leader had died. Opposition supporters rampaged through Gabon's capital Libreville on Sunday, setting fire to cars and buildings, including Benin's embassy as word spread of the death of Andre Mba Obame, a longtime Gabonese opposition figure.

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  7. Beninese embassy in Gabon torched after opposition leader deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | UPI

    The announcement of his death prompted riots in the capital of Libreville. Protesters razed the Beninese embassy and multiple vehicles.

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  8. Benin: Riots Break Out in Benin After Opposition Leader DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | AllAfrica.com

    Riots broke out in the capital of the Central African nation of Gabon, with opposition supporters rampaging through the streets setting buildings and vehicles on fire, following the death of a senior opposition leader. Many rioters on the streets of Libreville accuse the government of murdering Andre Mba Obame, who had contested in the disputed 2009 presidential election.

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  9. Benin demands answers after embassy torched in GabonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | The Peninsula

    Benin demanded Monday an "official explanation" of the torching of its embassy in neighbouring Gabon during unrest that broke out after the announcement that a senior Gabonese opposition leader had died. Opposition supporters rampaged through Gabon's capital Libreville on Sunday, setting fire to cars and buildings, including Benin's embassy as word spread of the death of Andre Mba Obame, a longtime Gabonese opposition figure.

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  10. Riots break out in Benin after opposition leader diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Al Jazeera

    Riots broke out in the capital of the Central African nation of Gabon, with opposition supporters rampaging through the streets setting buildings and vehicles on fire, following the death of a senior opposition leader. Many rioters on the streets of Libreville accuse the government of murdering Andre Mba Obame, who had contested in the disputed 2009 presidential election.

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  11. Leading Gabonese opposition figure dies, supporters riotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | AlertNet

    Andre Mba Obame died in Yaounde, capital of neighbouring Cameroon, at around noon , his National Union political party announced. He was 57 years old.

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  12. Violence in Gabon after Obame deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | BBC News

    Opposition supporters in Gabon have set fire to the embassy of Benin and burnt cars in the streets of the capital Libreville. His National Union party was dissolved by the government as a result, and Mr Obame was accused of treason.

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  13. Why Gabon won Afcon 2017 bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Umupira

    Gabon hammered on their legacy of hosting in 2012 to win the rights to host Afcon 2017, supersport.com sources say. The Central African nation was chosen to host the 2017 event after co-hosting in 2012.

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  14. Gabon target 2017 Nations Cup trophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | BBC News

    Gabon intends to use its successful bid to host the 2017 Africa Cup of Nation as a platform to win the tournament for the first time. Gabon was selected as host on Wednesday by the Confederation of African Football's Executive Committee, beating rival candidates Ghana and Algeria.

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  15. Africa: Gabon's Afcon Coup Hosting Offers Great Economic PotentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | AllAfrica.com

    Gabon have been named as 2017 Africa Cup of Nations hosts ahead of Algeria and Ghana. While the football will take centre stage, hosting the tournament will offer Gabon an opportunity to position itself as a premier tourism destination to prepare for the day its oil reserves run dry.

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  16. Gabon: Gabon Relishes Afcon Host VictoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | AllAfrica.com

    Gabon was named on Wednesday as the hosts of the next African Nations Cup finals in 2017. They beat rival bids from Algeria and Ghana in a vote by the Confederation of African Football's executive committee at a meeting in Cairo.

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  17. Luanda tops Africa's high rent listRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Mail & Guardian

    The most expensive real estate in Africa is in Angola's capital, Luanda, according to a report released by the global property consultancy, Knight Frank. Prime office space there will set you back about $150 per square metre a month.

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  18. 2017 AFCON: Gabon chosen as hostRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | CRTV

    It was a hard decision for Executives of the Confederation of African Football meeting in Cairo this 8th April 2015 because Gabon was facing strong competition from two favourites,Algeria and Ghana. Gabon has 14 months to meet up with the recommended standards notably the rehabilition of the Libreville, Franceville, Port Gentil and Oyem stadia.

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  19. Gabon FA boss thrilled to edge past giants Ghana, Algeria to win 2017 AFCON bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Gabon FA boss Pierre Alain Mounguengui is delighted his country won the bid to host the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations ahead of giants Ghana and Algeria. The 2012 co-hosts won a vote by the Confederation of African Football's executive committee in Cairo on Wednesday ahead of Algeria and Ghana.

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  20. Gabon to host 2017 African Nations CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Stuff.co.nz

    They beat rival bids from Algeria and Ghana in a vote by the Confederation of African Football's executive committee at a meeting in Cairo on Wednesday . Gabon replaces war-torn Libya, who withdrew last year as 2017 host because of the civil conflict raging in the country.

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