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  1. IMF Staff Initiates Discussions with Gabon toward a Possible Financial ArrangementRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | World News Report

    Gabon's medium-term economic prospects remain strong thanks to recent efforts to diversify the economy and attract investment in strategic sectors. Staff encouraged the authorities to continue to pursue this strategy, which would help the economy become more resilient to shocks and less dependent on its oil sector.

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  2. Eritrea: Cyclist Mekseb's Shining VictoryRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... Rider respectively at the 12th Tour Tropicale Amissa-Bongo on the 27th of February. The Tour Tropicale Amissa-Bongo in Gabon will continue until March 5 and involves 12 stages with one thousand kilometers.

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  3. IMF Staff Initiates Discussions with Gabon toward a Possible Financial ArrangementRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | World News Report

    ... that, subject to management approval, will be presented to the IMF's Executive Board for discussion and decision. Gabon's medium-term economic prospects remain strong thanks to recent efforts to diversify the economy and attract investment in ...

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  4. Promoter Tamukati mourned, eulogised by fans, associatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Monitor

    ... to cheering the DR Congo national football team that was taking part in the recent Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Gabon," writes Daily Nation's Amos Ngaira.

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  5. Speaker of Parliament meets Infantino, promises full backing to FUFA and Uganda CranesRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 26 | PressReleasePoint

    ... National Insurance Corporation and Eco Bank. Hon Kadaga recounted the fond memories she had with the Uganda Cranes in Gabon during the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations tournament and vowed to support Uganda Cranes and FUFA at all times. "I welcome Mr ...

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  6. CAF Election: African Power bloc endorses Issa HayatouRead the original story

    Friday Feb 24 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    A CECAFA Extra-ordinary meeting held in Libreville Gabon on 4th February 2016 passed a unanimous decision to support the candidature Issa Hayatou for the CAF Presidency at the forthcoming elections to be held on 16th March 2017 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The Post read: ''At CECAFA EXTRA ORDINARY MEETING held in Libreville Gabon on 4th February 2016, the Executive Committee of CECAFA Members passed agreement in support of the candidature of the President of CAF, Dr Issa Hayatou.

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  7. Montreal Impact get Oyongo back after Africa Cup of Nations winRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Ambroise Oyongo since helping Cameroon beat Egypt to win the Africa Cup of Nations. After the comeback win Feb. 5 in Gabon, the celebrations back home involved a state reception by Cameroon president Paul Biya and a tour of the capital Yaounde to ...

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  8. New malaria vaccine effective in clinical trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Medical News Today

    ... test persons. The next step is to further test the vaccine's effectiveness over several years in a clinical study in Gabon funded by DZIF. Malaria is one of the biggest health threats in the African nation. The University of Tubingen has worked with ...

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  9. East Africa: Musicians Mourn Death of Leading Congolese Music Promoter Tamukati NdongalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | AllAfrica.com

    ... to cheering the DR Congo national football team that was taking part in the recent Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Gabon. Tamukati had taken a low profile since The Ndongalas returned to Kinshasa from their musical sojourn in America mid last ...

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  10. New malaria vaccine effective in clinical trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | EurekAlert!

    ... test persons. The next step is to further test the vaccine's effectiveness over several years in a clinical study in Gabon funded by DZIF. Malaria is one of the biggest health threats in the African nation. The University of Tuebingen has worked ...

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  11. Djoum eyeing more cup success with Hearts after trek from Gabon to GorgieRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Sunday Herald

    ... last 25 minutes could have been so wearying on the legs he probably felt like he'd just walked back to Gorgie from the Gabon. "I had one-and-a-half days to be ready so it was quite short," said Djoum. The victory for Cameroon saw them crowned ...

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  12. How a narrow player base is haunting Uganda rugbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Daily Monitor

    ... that Stade de l'AmitiA wasn't bathed in red confetti. Your columnist shared a hotel with Cameroon during Gabon 2017's group stage. From its sixth and final floor, Le MA ridien Re-Ndama Hotel offered yours truly a hauntingly beautiful ...

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  13. A to Z of Africa Cup of Nations 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Ghanamma.com

    ... first round without a win. Big names like Riyad Mahrez and Yacine Brahimi failed to deliver five-star performances. Gabon striker Denis Bouanga was a revelation, overshadowing 2015 African Footballer of the Year Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as he ...

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  14. African Nations Cup concludes with magical final but plenty of questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Ghanamma.com

    ... the adrenaline checks itself slightly. I think back to the tournament's opening game, 23 days ago, contested between Gabon and Guinea-Bissau amid a fog of near-indifference from a local population more consumed by the political unrest that beset the ...

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  15. 2018 World Cup: Cameroon threaten Eagles with goalscoring defendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Vanguard

    ... scored by defenders and defensive midfielders. Cameroon, with their unprecedented fifth Africa Cup of Nations scoop in Gabon on Sunday, are unarguably, the greatest and only threat standing between the Super Eagles and a sixth World Cup appearance ...

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  16. We can't build a culture on poor soccer groundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Daily Monitor

    ... lastly the Cranes took the monkey of Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualification off its back. The just-ended Afcon in Gabon showed the world that Uganda is a gritty football team capable of stretching Africa's best sides. Basically Cranes flew out ...

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  17. US drops to 29th in FIFA rankings as Argentina holds 1stRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Tri-cityherald.com

    Cameroon's Benjamin Moukandjo, left, and Nicolas Nkoulou lift the trophy after winning the African Cup of Nations final soccer match between Egypt and Cameroon at the Stade de l'Amitie, in Libreville, Gabon, Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. Cameroon won 2-1.

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  18. CAF pledges improved pitches for subsequent AFCONSRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    The Confederation of African Football says it will take greater control over pitches at Africa Cup of Nations to avoid poor playing surfaces. The pitches at this year's finals in Gabon came in for heavy criticism, with the state of the turf in Port Gentil blamed by then-Ghana coach Avram Grant as responsible for causing injuries to players.

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  19. The lighter side of AFCON 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | New Vision

    ... style. Indeed, one or two players deserved recognition for their wild hairstyles. But none was as outstanding as Gabon's Pierre Emerick Aubameyang - our winner of the AFCON TROPHY for most outrageous hairstyle . In what looked like a compromise ...

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  20. Africa champion Cameroon ranked 33rd, Argentina still 1stRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... ning the African Cup of Nations final soccer match between Egypt and Cameroon at the Stade de l'Amitie, in Libreville, Gabon, Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. Cameroon won 2-1. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)

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