Libreville

By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 17th, 2013
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By Kennedy Tumutegyereize and Nicolas Tillon, Conciliation Resources It took three days for the Seleka Coalition and the Government of the Central African Republic (CAR) to reach a peace agreement mediated by the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS) in the Gabonese capital Libreville....
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 25th, 2013
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ZAMBIA skipper, Christopher Katongo, said that he was ready to lead his team to its first victory over Nigeria in 19 years when they meet today in their second group game of this competition. Katongo, who was inspirational as the Chipolopolo won the title last year in Gabon, led his mates to an openi...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 24th, 2013
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Zambia coach, Herve Renard has tipped the Chipolopolo to beat Nigeria’s Super Eagles when the two sides clash in their second group C game at the ongoing 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa. After posting draws in their opening games, both sides will be hard pressed to register their first win...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 20th, 2013
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Zambia begin the defence of their Africa Cup of Nations crown when they meet Ethiopia at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit on Monday evening. Chipolopolo were surprise winners in Equatorial Guinea and Gabon in 2012, beating Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire in what was a fully-deserved maiden tournament ...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 12th, 2013
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Zambia played out a goalless draw with Norway on Saturday in their final warm-up match before starting the defence of their African Nations Cup title in South Africa later this month. Zambia failed to score for a fourth successive warm-up game, although they dominated proceedings on Saturday but fail...
By IndepthAfrica
In CAR
Jan 11th, 2013
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Central African Republic’s government and rebels have agreed to a temporary ceasefire deal, two rebel sources with knowledge of the talks told Reuters on Thursday. One of the sources, present at the negotiations in Gabon’s capital Libreville, said Central African Republic President Franco...
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In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Dec 28th, 2012
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JOHANNESBURG — Angola and the defending champions Zambia are the first of the African Nations Cup competitors to arrive in South Africa for the tournament, almost a full three weeks before the kickoff of the tournament. Both countries are based in Johannesburg and will remain there throughout the pre...
By IndepthAfrica
In Gabon
Oct 14th, 2012
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A goal each from Wome Dove and Emmanuel Adebayor helped Togo to a 2-1 win and most importantly a 3-2 aggregate scoreline over Gabon at the Stade de Kégué in Lome on Sunday evening. The result enabled them to qualify for the next year’s Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa, but the Togolese had [&hel...
By IndepthAfrica
In Gabon
Sep 8th, 2012
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A late equaliser from Emmanuel Adebayor – on his return to the Togo team – gives them the upper hand after a dramatic finale in Libreville. Meeting for only the second time in a competitive fixture, the 2012 co-hosts Gabon proved stubborn opponents and did well to initially keep the Sparr...
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In Gabon
Aug 17th, 2012
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Tension reigned Thursday in oil-rich Gabon where the main opposition said its television station was torched after violent clashes between its supporters and police in the capital Libreville. But the government said police gave a “measured reaction” to Wednesday’s unauthorised prote...