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Rohr reveals prayer point for Nigerian players
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr, has revealed a prayer point he has been saying on daily basis for Nigeria prayers at home and in the diaspora. At a stock taking session where he x-rayed the journey so far, the challenges ahead of the national team and the way forward, the former Gabon and […] (...)
[The Nation] 18/02/2017

 
Gabon: Friday's forex rates for CFA Franc in Central Africa
Libreville, Gabon (PANA) - Following are Friday’s exchange rates for the CFA Franc in Central Africa, as issued by the Bank of Central African States (BEAC). Economy
[Panapress] 17/02/2017

 
Broos, Siasia apply for Bafana Bafana job
Cameroon’s coach Hugo Broos has applied to coach South Africa, just days after winning the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Gabon. The Belgian, who coached the Indomitable Lions to victory about 11 days ago, is one of over 60 applicants for the job. Several big names have applied, including (...)
[The Nation] 17/02/2017

 
Gabon: Wednesday's exchange rates for CFAF in Central Africa
Libreville, Gabon (PANA) - Following are Wednesday’s foreign exchange rates for the CFA Franc in Central Africa, as issued by the Bank of Central African States. Economy
[Panapress] 15/02/2017

FIFA Ranking: Egypt claims top spot after runners-up title at 2017 AFCON
Zurich, Switzerland (PANA) - Egypt, the runner up at the just-ended 2017 AFCON in Gabon, has taken over leadership in the latest FIFA ranking for Africa's men's senior national teams. Sports
[Panapress] 09/02/2017

Gabon: Wednesday's exchange rates for CFA Franc in Central Africa
Libreville, Gabon (PANA) – Following are Wednesday’s exchange rates for the CFA franc in Central Africa, as issued by the Bank of Central African States. Economy
[Panapress] 08/02/2017

After Nations Cup, Africa switches focus to Russia
LIBREVILLE (Reuters) – After the drama of the Nations Cup which concluded on Sunday, African soccer faces a busy year of World Cup qualifiers where newly crowned continental champions Cameroon face an uphill task to [...]
[The Zimbabwe Mail] 08/02/2017

Gabon: Tuesday's exchange rates for CFA Franc in Central Africa
Libreville, Gabon (PANA) – Following are Tuesday’s exchange rates for the CFA franc in Central Africa, as issued by the Bank of Central African States. Economy
[Panapress] 07/02/2017

Cameroon: Victorious Indomitable Lions to meet President Biya
Yaoundé, Cameroon (PANA) – Cameroon's Indomitable Lions, which won the 31st edition of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON 2017) tournament in Gabon last Sunday night, will be received by President Paul Biya on Wednesday at the Palace of Unity. (...)
[Panapress] 07/02/2017

Gabon: Monday's forex rates for CFA Franc in Central Africa
Libreville, Gabon (PANA) - Following are Monday’s exchange rates for the CFA franc in Central Africa, as issued by the Bank of Central African States. Economy
[Panapress] 06/02/2017

2017 AFCON: Winner's prize money increased from US$1.5m to US$4m
Libreville, Gabon (PANA) - The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has increased the prize money awarded to the winner of its Nations Cup (AFCON) Competition. Sports
[Panapress] 06/02/2017

2017 AFCON: Cameroonian Christian Bassogog named Most Valuable Player
Libreville, Gabon (PANA) - Cameroonian forward Christian Bassogog has been named the Man of the Tournament, the prize awarded to the Most Valuable Player (MVP) of the 2017 AFCON in Gabon.
[Panapress] 06/02/2017

2017 AFCON: List of goal scorers
Libreville, Gabon (PANA) - Here is a list all the goal scorers at the just-ended 2017 AFCON in Gabon, won by Cameroon who beat Egypt 2-1 in the final match on Sunday in the Gabonese capital, Libreville. Sports
[Panapress] 06/02/2017

(Updated) 2017 AFCON: Cameroon wins 2017 AFCON, its 5th overall
Libreville, Gabon (PANA) - The Indomitable Lions of Cameroon have won the 2017 AFCON after beating Egypt 2-1 in the final match played on Sunday in the Gabonese capital, Libreville.
[Panapress] 05/02/2017

BREAKING NEWS: Cameroon wins 2017 AFCON
Libreville, Gabon (PANA) - Cameroon has won the 2017 AFCON, beating Egypt 2-1 in the final match played in the Gabonese capital, Libreville, on Sunday. Sports
[Panapress] 05/02/2017

2017 AFCON: Zambian Referee to officiate finals
As football fans prepare to watch the finals of the 2017 African Cup of Nations(AFCON) between Cameroon and Egypt slated for today(20:00) in Gabon, Referee Jenny Sikazwe would be on ground to officiate the epic final. Sikazwe a Zambian officiated the Cameroon’s match against Burkina Faso in the (...)
[The Nation] 05/02/2017

Cameroon: Fans Scent Victory in Gabon
[Nation] Yaounde -After the sterling performance of Indomitable Lionesses of Cameroon at the Women's AFCON in Yaounde late last year, fans joked that the girls could be preferred to represent Cameroon at the AFCON in Gabon.
[AllAfrica] 05/02/2017

2017 AFCON U-17: Gabon new host
The CAF Executive Committee at its meeting on Friday, 3 February 2017 in Libreville, Gabon has decided to entrust the hosting of the final tournament of the Total U- 17 Africa Cup of Nations to Gabon. The tournament, originally scheduled for April will now take place from 21 May to 4 June 2017. (...)
[The Nation] 05/02/2017

2017 AFCON: Boateng condemns Ghana’s fourth finish
.As Burkina Faso takes home Bronze medal Ghana’s Kevin-Prince Boateng has taken a swipe at his country’s poor finish at the 2017 Africa Cup Nations by calling for ‘big changes’.The Black Stars were beaten 1-0 on Saturday by Burkina Faso in the ongoing AFCON holding in Gabon. Boateng,who prefers (...)
[The Nation] 05/02/2017

Ghana/Burkina Faso: Burkinabe Win Bronze as Black Stars Crash at #AFCON2017
[allAfrica] Burkina Faso's 1-0 victory over Ghana in the third-place play-off match at the African Nations Cup finals in Gabon on Saturday exceeded expectations for the winners and heaped more misery on the vanquished.
[AllAfrica] 05/02/2017

2017 U-17 AFCON: Gabon is new host for African U-17 tournament
Libreville, Gabon (PANA) - Following the successful hosting of the 2017 AFCON, the CAF Executive Committee, at its meeting on Friday, in Libreville, Gabon, awarded the hosting right of the Total Under-17 Africa Cup of Nations (2017 U-17 AFCON) to Gabon. (...)
[Panapress] 05/02/2017

2017 AFCON final: Will Egypt's experience prevail against Cameroonian resilience? (Preview by Vincent Obi, PANA Editor)
Libreville, Gabon (PANA) - The Stade de l'Amitié in the Gabonese capital city of Libreville is the setting for Sunday's Grand Finale of the 2017 AFCON, featuring Egypt and Cameroon, two teams seeking to rewrite the competition's history books. (...)
[Panapress] 05/02/2017

2017 AFCON: Burkina Faso claims 3rd place after beating Ghana 1-0
Port-Gentil, Gabon (PANA) - Alain Traore scored a stunning free kick against Ghana in the 89th minute to enable Burkina Faso finish third on Saturday at the 2017 AFCON in Gabon.
[Panapress] 04/02/2017

Can Pharaohs cage Lions in Gabon?
Can Pharaohs caged Lions in Gabon on Sunday in the African cup of Nations final? That is definitely the question on the lips of soccer fans across the continent. The Egyptians, proud seven time winners of the continental diadem are seeking their eight victory while their Cameroonian (...)
[The Nation] 04/02/2017

CHAN 2018 qualifiers: Home-based Super Eagles to face either Togo or Benin
The draw for the qualifiers for the 2018 edition of the African Nations Championship (CHAN) billed for Kenya has been made, pitching Nigeria against either Togo or Republic of Benin. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the draw took place on Friday in Libreville, Gabon. Nigeria is in (...)
[The Nation] 04/02/2017

Cameroon/Egypt: Nigeria's Rohr Wants Cameroon to Win Final, Foresaw Leipzig Success
[Deutsche Welle] Libreville -Gernot Rohr tells DW that Cameroon would be worthier AFCON winners than Egypt and that his Nigeria side have a newfound spirit to succeed in future. On the Bundesliga, he says he is not surprised by RB Leipzig's (...)
[AllAfrica] 04/02/2017

Cameroon/Egypt: It's West vs North As Indomitable Lions Face Pharaohs in #AFCON2017 Showdown
[allAfrica] The 2017 African Nations Cup final in Libreville on Sunday pits Egypt's technical excellence against the all-action, unlikely heroes of Cameroon in a fixture to decide the continent's new kings.
[AllAfrica] 04/02/2017

2017 AFCON: Ghana seeks 2nd, 3rd-place honour on Saturday (Preview by Vincent Obi, PANA Editor)
Port-Gentil, Gabon (PANA) - The Black Stars of Ghana take to the field again on Saturday, seeking to salvage some "pride" at the ongoing 2017 AFCON in Gabon against Burkina Faso in the third-place match. Sports
[Panapress] 04/02/2017

Cameroon/Egypt: Fairytale Run Takes Indomitable Lions to #AFCON2017 Final
[allAfrica] Cameroon's fairytale run to the final of the 2017 African Nations Cup continues after a 2-0 victory over fancied Ghana sealed a date with Egypt in the decider in Libreville on Sunday.
[AllAfrica] 03/02/2017

2017 AFCON: Cameroon leads Ghana in AFCON supremacy battle
Franceville, Gabon (PANA) - Cameroon moved a shade ahead of Ghana in their battle to settle their AFCON supremacy rivalry, when the Indomitable Lions defeated the Black Stars 2-0 on Thursday in Franceville, in the second semi-finals at the ongoing 2017 edition in Gabon. (...)
[Panapress] 03/02/2017

2017 AFCON: Cameroon reaches final
.Beats Ghana 2-0 Cameroon has thrashed Ghana 2-0 to advance to the finals of the 2017 Afican Cup of Nations holding in Gabon. A finely-poised tie remained goalless until the 72nd minute, when Ghana goalkeeper Razak Brimah failed to deal with a free-kick into his area and John Boye’s weak (...)
[The Nation] 03/02/2017

2017 AFCON: Cameroon beats Ghana 2-0, qualifies for final
Franceville, Gabon (PANA) - Goals from Michael Ngadeu-Ngadjui in the 72nd minute, and C. Bassogog, in the 90th, were enough to send Cameroon to the final of the 2017 AFCON at the expense of Ghana whom they defeated 2-0 on Thursday evening in Franceville. (...)
[Panapress] 02/02/2017

Egypt/Burkina Faso: Burkina Faso 'Better Than Us' - Pharoahs' Coach #AFCON2017
[allAfrica] Egypt's evergreen goalkeeper Essam El Hadary proved the hero as The Pharaohs booked a place in the African Nations Cup finals with a 4-3 penalty shoot-out victory over Burkina Faso in Libreville on Wednesday.
[AllAfrica] 02/02/2017

2017 AFCON: Cameroon, Ghana to settle their AFCON "supremacy" rivalry (Preview by Vincent Obi, PANA Editor)
Franceville, Gabon (PANA) - Cameroon and Ghana, both four-time winners, meet on Thursday at the Stade de Franceville, Franceville, in the second semi-final match of the 2017 AFCON in Gabon. Sports
[Panapress] 02/02/2017

2017 AFCON: Egypt beat Burkina Faso 4-3 on penalties to reach 2017 AFCON final
Libreville, Gabon (PANA) - Veteran Egyptian goalkeeper Essam El Hadary saved two spot kicks as the North African country beat Burkina Faso 4-3 on penalties on Wednesday to reach the finals of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament in Gabon. (...)
[Panapress] 01/02/2017

Alternative facts: Uganda social media shows how Cranes actually beat Ghana
The 2017 Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Gabon has had an unexpected effect on Ugandans.
[East Africa News Post] 01/02/2017

Ghana/Cameroon: Ghana Favourites, But Young Lions Have Spirit #AFCON2017
[allAfrica] Ghana will hope to take another step towards ending their agonising wait for another African Nations Cup crown when they take on Cameroon in the semifinals of the 2017 tournament in Franceville, Gabon, on Thursday.
[AllAfrica] 01/02/2017

Gabon: Wednesday's exchange rates for CFAF in Central Africa
Libreville, Gabon (PANA) - Following are Wednesday’s exchange rates for the CFA Franc, as issued by the Bank of Central African States (BEAC). Economy
[Panapress] 01/02/2017

Gabon: Tuesday's exchange rates for CFAF in Central Africa
Libreville, Gabon (PANA) – Following are Tuesday’s exchange rates for the CFA Franc, as issued by the Bank of Central African States. Economy
[Panapress] 31/01/2017

Burkina Faso/Egypt: Can Stallions Take Their First #AFCON2017 Cup?
[allAfrica] Burkina Faso continue their quest for a maiden African Nations Cup title when they take on seven-time winners Egypt in their semi-final in Libreville on Wednesday (19h00 GMT).
[AllAfrica] 31/01/2017

Uganda: Another Busy Year for Cranes
[Monitor] Kampala -It might have ended for Uganda, but the 2017 Total Africa Cup of Nations was just getting started as the Cranes returned home after their three group matches in Gabon.
[AllAfrica] 30/01/2017

2017 AFCON: Semi-finals line-up in the 2017 AFCON
Libreville, Gabon (PANA) - The following is the semi-final line-up in the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations tournament after the completion of the quarter-final matches on Sunday. Sports
[Panapress] 29/01/2017

2017 AFCON: Egypt eliminate Morocco to reach semi-finals
Port-Gentil, Gabon (PANA) - Egypt scored a late winner to knock North African rivals Morocco out of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations tournament on Sunday and end the dreams of Frenchman Herve Renard of winning a third AFCON trophy with three different countries. (...)
[Panapress] 29/01/2017

AFCON:Ghana advances into semi-finals
The Black Stars of Ghana have won 2-1 to book their spot in the semi-finals of the ongoing African Cup of Nations holding in Gabon. Andre Ayew and his brother Jordan both scored to help Ghana beat Democratic Republic of Congo on Sunday. Ghana victory means they will now take on the Indomitable (...)
[The Nation] 29/01/2017

2017 AFCON: Ghana sail into semi-finals with 2-1 victory over DR Congo
Oyem, Gabon (PANA) - A brace by the Ayew brothers on Sunday gave the Ghana Black Stars their ticket to the semi-finals of the ongoing 2017 Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Gabon. Sports
[Panapress] 29/01/2017

Burkina Faso/Tunisia: Controversial Free Kick Sets Burkinabe on Road to Victory
[allAfrica] An elated Paulo Duarte says that it was Burkina Faso's ability to deal with the physical threat of Tunisia that ultimately saw them victorious in their African Nations Cup quarter-final in Libreville on Saturday.
[AllAfrica] 29/01/2017

2017: Final quarter-final matches to be played on Sunday
Oyem, Gabon (PANA) - The final quarter-final matches of the ongoing 2017 Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Gabon will be played on Sunday with DR Congo taking on Ghana while Egypt meet Morocco. Sports
[Panapress] 29/01/2017

2017 AFCON: Cameroon knock out Senegal 5-4 on penalties
Franceville, Gabon (PANA) - Cameroon on Saturday knocked out Senegal after a penalty shootout to reach the semi-finals of the ongoing 2017 Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Gabon. Sports
[Panapress] 28/01/2017

AFCON: Burkina Faso into semis, Tunisia crash out
The Carthage Eagles of Tunisia have exited the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations in the quarterfinals after losing 2-0 to Burkina Faso on Saturday evening at the Stade d’Angondjé in Libreville. Two quick second half goals that were netted by super substitute Aristide Bance and Prejuce Nakoulma shot the (...)
[The Nation] 28/01/2017

2017 AFCON: Burkina Faso down Tunisia to reach semi-finals
Libreville, Gabon (PANA) - Burkina Faso reached the semi-finals of the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations tournament in Gabon on Saturday when they subdued Tunisia 2-0 in their quarter-final match played at the Stade de l'Amitié in Libreville. (...)
[Panapress] 28/01/2017



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