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  1. The quest to bring out the bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Mail & Guardian

    ... strong players. We played them off the field," said Phala, referring to an impressive 3-0 win over Mali in Libreville, Gabon, in Bafana's last warm-up game before they arrived in Equatorial Guinea. The Sars deputy commissioner, who has been ...

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  2. ISMB assessment enables recruitment of 2-5 year olds into Phase IIb...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Medical News Today

    ... began in July 2014 and will continue over the course of 2015 in eight countries: Benin, Burkina Faso, Colombia, DRC, Gabon, Mozambique, Uganda and Vietnam. Designed to deliver safety and efficacy data in young children as quickly as possible, the ...

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  3. Clean energy: For Africans, by Africans at NYF Africa 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | CNN

    ... in. The pan-African summit, produced by Richard Attias & Associates, will hold its fourth annual forum in Libreville, Gabon, from May 29-31. The theme of this year's event is "Invest in the Energy Continent," and over three days, 1,500 politicians, ...

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  4. Airtel Gabon switches on fibre link between Libreville, Port-GentilRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Cellco Airtel Gabon has announced the commercial launch of a fibre-optic submarine link between the capital city of Libreville and the economic hub of Port-Gentil. The 187km submarine link, which was activated on 16 January, includes an additional 21km of terrestrial fibre.

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  5. Central Africa: UN envoy urges regional response to combat 'dangerous cancer' Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Newkerala.com

    ... commitment in the fight against terrorism in Central Africa and beyond," he said in a statement from his office in Gabon's capital of Libreville. Bathily commended the international community and countries in Africa that are supporting the fight ...

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  6. Central Africa: UN envoy urges regional response to combat - dangerous cancer' Boko HaramRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | United Nations

    ... commitment in the fight against terrorism in Central Africa and beyond," he said in a statement from his office in Gabon's capital of Libreville. Mr. Bathily commended the international community and countries in Africa that are supporting the fight ...

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  7. Algeria/South Africa: New-Look Bafana Take On AlgeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | AllAfrica.com

    ... uarter-finals. They went on to finish third that year. Bafana Bafana have safely arrived in Libreville, the capital of Gabon where they have set up camp to prepare for the see more>>

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  8. Aubameyang happy to feel the heat as he aims to match DrogbaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Goal.com

    While Borussia Dortmund faced freezing temperatures, the forward got Gabon off to a flyer at the Africa Cup of Nations in the tough conditions of Equatorial Guinea By Brian Oliver in Bata When Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang curled in a quality goal for Gabon in the Africa Cup of Nations the temperature was 28 Celsius. Back in Dortmund, where he plays his club football, it was literally freezing.

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  9. Keet kid inspires Bafana keeperRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Iol.co.za

    ... The Bafana Bafana goalkeeper hadn't even had a chance to change a nappy before he flew back from Belgium to Gabon to rejoin the South African camp ahead of the Africa Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea. The internet in Mongomo is slow and the wifi ...

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  10. How Gabon beat wasteful Burkina Faso 2-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | 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. Host nation Equatorial Guinea were forced to a 1-1 draw by Congo in the opening match of the tournament earlier in the day, so Gabon now lead the standings after the first round of games with three points.

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  11. Tunisia look for strong start in face of adversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | West Australian

    ... they have little time to acclimatise in Ebebiyin, the small town where the borders of Equatorial Guinea, Cameroon and Gabon converge. "I just hope we have enough rest and we just have to stay focused," Zambia's Nathan Sinkala said prior to the ...

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  12. afcon-Gabon get the better of wasteful Burkina FasoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | The Namibian

    ... the chief clerk and the administration clerk drive these vehicles. Burkina's forward Jonathan Pitroipa (R) vies with Gabon defender Bruno Ecuele Manga during their 2015 African Cup of Nations group A football match at Bata Stadium in Bata on January ...

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  13. Bafana raring to go - PhulaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Iol.co.za

    Thuso Phala says Bafana Bafana are excited to have finally arrived in Equatorial Guinea and is raring to go ahead of Saturday's start to the Africa Cup of Nations. "You can see when you arrive here that there is a vibe that says the tournament is here and about to start," Phala said after South Africa arrived at their base camp in Mongomo, 11 hours after leaving Libreville, Gabon.

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  14. Bafana to give Africa the ShakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Iol.co.za

    ... "All 16 teams wish to win their first game," Mashaba told the media yesterday after the team arrivedrom Libreville, Gabon. "Once you don't win the first game it puts you under pressure, and then you have to double your efforts to win the last two ...

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  15. CAN hosts under pressure, Burkina and Gabon clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Bangkok Post

    Africa Cup of Nations hosts Equatorial Guinea will be pressed to get off to a winning start when they face Congo Brazzaville in the tournament's opening game in Group A on Saturday. Congo's Francis Nganga celebrates after scoring during their Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match against Sudan in Khartoum on November 19, 2014 The curtain-raiser to the competition in the country's largest city Bata will be followed later in the day by a meeting of the group's other two sides, Burkina Faso and Gabon, who clash again after doing battle in qualifying.

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  16. .com | Ex-African Union head charged with tortureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | News24

    Gabon's leading opposition figure and former AU head was charged on Thursday with imprisoning and torturing people who attacked his home, risking up to 10 years in prison and possible elimination from the 2016 presidential election. Jean Ping, 72, a former head of the African Union, was charged with the illegal imprisonment, inhuman treatment and torture of some of the people who threw rocks at his residence on Monday, state prosecutor Sidonie Ouwe said.

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  17. Africa in pictures: 9-15 January 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Newsday

    ... alleged to have taken part in an attack on the home of former Africa Union chief Jean Ping sit outside the house in Gabon's capital, Libreville, on Monday. Mr Ping accused President Ali Bongo's "thug-state" of being behind the attack, amid ...

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  18. Burkina Faso v GabonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Newsday

    In October, Gabon beat Burkina Faso 2-0 in Libreville courtesy of a brace by skipper Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, before they forced the West Africans to a 1-1 draw in Ouagadougou four days later. Belgian coach Paul Put, who guided Burkina Faso on an historic run to the Nations Cup final in 2013 in South Africa, is still in charge of the Stallions.

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  19. Africa Cup of Nations: Does size matter?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | BBC News

    ... all expectations in 2012, they were driven on by an unseen power - namely, their determination to reach the final in Gabon to honour the 18 players, and 12 other officials, who died in a plane crash shortly after taking off from the capital, ...

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  20. Thousands of Black lives mattered in Nigeria, but the world didn't pay attentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | San Francisco Bay View

    ... rights marchers in the United States on Sunday, world leaders, such as Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Gabon's President Ali Bongo Ondimba, linked arms in unity and led an estimated 3.7 million people in a march to show solidarity ...

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