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  1. Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and his father: The curious ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2018 | Islington Gazette

    The former Borussia Dortmund striker has hit six goals in nine games this season including a late brace in the 5-1 rout of Fulham on Sunday, earning a call-up to Gabon's 23-man squad. The 29-year-old who signed for Arsenal in a A 56 million deal in January has been selected by new Panthers coach Daniel Cousin.

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  2. Gabon holds first vote since violence-marred 2016 electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2018 | New Vision

    ... by just a few thousand votes led opposition leader Jean Ping to claim that victory had been stolen from him. Oil-rich Gabon, ruled by the same political dynasty for nearly half a century, votes Saturday in long-delayed legislative and municipal ...

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  3. Gyan's call up makes sense but exclusion of Ayews, Schlupp 'senseless'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2018 | GhanaWeb

    Asamoah Gyan is returning to the Black Stars for the first time since his selection in the World Cup qualifying 1-1 draw game against the Red Devils of Congo at the Baba Yara stadium on September 1 last year and opinion has sharply divided regarding this return to the national team of the country's record goalscorer. Gyan has only seen 36 minutes of goalless action this season for Kayserispor in Turkey.

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  4. New Gabon coach Daniel Cousin makes few changes to squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2018 | BBC News

    Newly appointed Gabon coach Daniel Cousin has largely maintained the squad of his predecessor Jose Antonio Camacho for his first match in charge of the Panthers. He has named 23-man provisional squad for their back-to-back 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against South Sudan, on October 12 in Juba and in Libreville four days later.

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  5. Aubameyang saga ends as Gabon turn to ex-Gers strikerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2018 | RTE.ie

    Former Hull City and Rangers striker Daniel Cousin is the new Gabon coach after the father of the country's leading player, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, turned down the job. Cousin's appointment has been confirmed by the Gabon Football Federation , who were last week heavily criticised by Aubameyang for the arbitrary appointment of his father Pierre Aubame as co-coach alongside Cousin.

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  6. .com | Gabon hails 'brave' ICC decision not to probe violence claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2018 | News24

    Gabon on Saturday hailed as "brave" a decision by the International Criminal Court not to open a formal probe into claims of violence after a disputed presidential poll in a country ruled by the same family for nearly 50 years. The re-election of President Ali Bongo in August 2016 by just a few thousand votes led opposition leader Jean Ping to accuse the administration of electoral fraud.

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  7. .com | ICC will not investigate post-poll violence in GabonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2018 | News24

    The International Criminal Court will not open a formal investigation into claims of post-election violence following the disputed 2016 presidential election, an ICC prosecutor said on Friday. "There is no reasonable basis to believe that the acts allegedly committed in Gabon in the context of the 2016 post-election violence" amounted to crimes against humanity that the court is mandated to investigate and prosecute, Fatou Bensouda said in a statement.

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  8. Gabon hails 'brave' ICC decision not to probe violence claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    LIBREVILLE: Gabon on Saturday hailed as "brave" a decision by the International Criminal Court not to open a formal probe into claims of violence after a disputed presidential poll in a country ruled by the same family for nearly 50 years. The re-election of President Ali Bongo in August 2016 by just a few thousand votes led opposition leader Jean Ping to accuse the administration of electoral fraud.

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  9. Aubameyang slams Gabon decision to name his father as managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Gabon captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has criticised the football federation decision to appoint his father as national team coach and said Pierre Aubame did not want the job. FILE PHOTO: Football Soccer - African Cup of Nations - Gabon v Guinea-Bissau - Stade de l'Amitie - Libreville, Gabon - 14/1/17 - Gabon's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang celebrates scoring a goal.

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  10. ICC will not investigate post-poll violence in GabonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2018 | New Vision

    "The legal requirements for opening an investigation into the situation in the Gabonese Republic have not been satisfied," the statement concluded. After Gabon's President Ali Bongo, pictured in March 2017, was reelected August 2016 by a margin of just a few thousand votes, his administration was accused of voter fraud and violence broke out.

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  11. Samuel Fabin denies claims of receiving $50,000 from ...Read the original story

    Sep 20, 2018 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Samuel Kwasi Fabin, coach of Ghana during the 2017 Under 17 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Ghana press conference at the Libreville Stadium in Gabon on 19 May 2017 A Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix Former Asante Kotoko coach Samuel Kwesi Fabian has hinted he may take legal action against the club's chief executive George Amoako over claims he took a signing on fee of $50,000 from an unnamed South African club - leading to his premature exit from the Ghanaian powerhouse. Amoako told Accra-based Asempa FM on Thursday that the former Ghana Under-17 coach took the amount to force his way out of the club.

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  12. Africa Adaptation Initiative: A Response to Africa Biggest ChallengeRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2018 | World News Report

    ... change make adaptation the priority for Africa. As the current chair of CAHOSCC and the AAI Champion, the President of Gabon, H.E. Ali BONGO ONDIMBA, has firmly taken the lead in the drive to accelerate action on climate change adaptation in Africa, ...

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  13. Revealed: Paa Kwesi Fabin resigned as Kotoko coach...Read the original story

    Sep 13, 2018 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Samuel Kwasi Fabin, coach of Ghana during the 2017 Under 17 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Ghana press conference at the Libreville Stadium in Gabon on 19 May 2017 A Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix Dodgy-dealing Paa Kwesi Fabin had no option but to resign as Asante Kotoko coach after a video of him negotiating with a club in South Africa got leaked. The former Ghana U17 coach was caught pleading to the president of the club to advance some cash for his signing on fee.

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  14. Zambia starting from 'year zero' says coach Sven VandenbroeckRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | BBC News

    ... for the 1-1 draw with Namibia. He then gave several different players the chance on Tuesday in a 1-0 friendly win over Gabon in Libreville, with Justin Shonga on target as he had been against Namibia. His last job saw him work as an assistant under ...

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  15. Sherif Ismail to send Sisi's message to Gabonese PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2018 | Egypt Today

    Ismail will meet with Ondimba during his visit to the Central African state from September 9 to 11, to discuss trade between both countries in wood, agriculture, as well as health and combatting terrorism, Ahmed Bakr, Egypt's Ambassador in Gabon said.

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  16. AFCON 2019 qualifier: Ivory Coast overcome stubborn Rwanda in KigaliRead the original story

    Sep 9, 2018 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Max Gradel of Ivory Coast dejected during the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations Finals match between Morocco and Ivory Coast at the Oyem Stadium in Gabon on 24 January 2017 Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix Ivory Coast edged out Rwanda 2-1 in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualification Group H match at the Stade Regional Nyamirambo in Kigali on Sunday afternoon. Despite the victory, the Elephants remained third on the Group H standings, while the Wasps also remained fourth on the table.

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  17. Africa:Kenya Shock Ghana, Comoros Hold CameroonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | AllAfrica.com

    ... count towards their final totals in the group. Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang hit a vital equaliser for Gabon in their 1-1 draw against Group C leaders Burundi in Libreville. Stoke City forward Saido Berahino had put Burundi ahead after ...

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  18. 2019 Africa Cup of Nations: Kenya secure shock win over Ghana in qualifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | Newsday

    ... of Group E on goal difference above Bafana Bafana. Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang hit a vital equaliser for Gabon in their home match against Group C leaders Burundi in Libreville. In other results on Saturday, there was a dramatic climax ...

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  19. Presidents of African nations hail cooperationRead the original story

    Sep 3, 2018 | China Daily

    ... "We believe that this initiative will integrate Africa. All this is in the direction we have chosen to walk together." Gabon thinks highly of China for its efforts to strengthen cooperation with Africa and wants to accelerate and strengthen its own ...

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  20. Avram Grant's side NorthEast United FC call-off...Read the original story

    Sep 3, 2018 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Avram Grant, coach of Ghana during the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Afcon Quarter Final football match between DR Congo and Ghana at the Oyem Stadium in Gabon on 29 January 2017 A Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix Indian Super League outfit NorthEast United FC have cancelled their planned trip to Sweden for pre-season preparations ahead of the upcoming season, Goal can confirm. It was earlier reported that the Highlanders were likely to go to the Scandinavian country.

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