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Gabon win as hosts held in Cup of Nations
Gabon seized control of Group A after the opening round of matches at the Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday, beating Burkina Faso 2-0 while hosts Equatorial Guinea drew with Congo Brazzaville. Jorge Costa's Panthers triumphed in Bata thanks to a goal in each half, with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's opener after 19 minutes being followed by a Malick Evouna strike on 72 minutes.(1/17/2015 5:51:48 PM)
Le Gabon sème les graines de la croissance agricole
Le Gabon a lancé en décembre un nouveau programme agricole ambitieux visant à accroître la production des cultures de base, une démarche qui s’inscrit dans un projet politique plus vaste de ce pays très urbanisé d’Afrique de l’Ouest, qui redouble d’efforts pour atteindre l’autosuffisance alimentaire et réduire ses coûts d’importation.(1/29/2015 8:04:32 AM)
Defeated Gabon rage at penalty call
Gabon captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang blamed a crucial penalty decision as his side exited the Africa Cup of Nations at the expense of hosts Equatorial Guinea on Sunday. Javier Balboa won and then converted a 55th-minute penalty that set the Nzalang Nacional on the way to a 2-0 victory in Bata as they advanced to the last eight. It is not the first time we have had this referee," said the ...(1/25/2015 4:58:53 PM)
Aubameyang sets up Gabon win over Burkina Faso
By Mark Gleeson BATA, Equatorial Guinea (Reuters) - Gabon's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang put aside the trauma of his last African Nations Cup finals appearance with the first goal in a 2-0 win over Burkina Faso in their Group A opener on Saturday. The French-born striker, who missed the decisive penalty in a quarter-final shootout against Mali three years ago when Gabon co-hosted the tournament ...(1/18/2015 3:41:06 AM)
Soccer-Congo stun Gabon to eye Nations Cup last eight
* Congo top group after two games * Oniangue goal seals surprise win over Gabon (adds details) BATA, Equatorial Guinea, Jan 21 (Reuters) - African Nations Cup underdogs Congo boosted their hopes of reaching the quarter-finals after they beat more fancied Gabon 1-0 to throw Group A wide open on Wednesday. Victory left Congo top on four points from two games, one more than Gabon and two ahead of ...(1/21/2015 4:05:54 PM)
Republic of Congo surprises Gabon 1-0 at African Cup
Republic of Congo ground out a surprise 1-0 win over Gabon at the African Cup of Nations on Wednesday, its first at the tournament in over two decades, to go top of Group A. Prince Oniangue forced the ball in from a corner in the 48th minute at Bata Stadium to sneak the win after Republic of Congo was under pressure almost throughout and relied heavily on counterattacks. The Congolese were ...(1/21/2015 7:56:07 PM)
Soccer-Aubameyang sets up Gabon win over Burkina Faso
(adds byline, details) * Aubameyang makes amends with opening goal in 2-0 win * Gabon top Group A after Equatorial Guinea-Congo draw By Mark Gleeson BATA, Equatorial Guinea, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Gabon's Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang put aside the trauma of his last African Nations Cup finals appearance with the first goal in a 2-0 win over Burkina Faso in their Group A opener on Saturday. The French ...(1/17/2015 4:17:53 PM)
US opposes 'extra-constitutional' regime change in Gabon
The US ambassador to Gabon warned Tuesday against any "extra-constitutional" moves for regime change in the west African nation and urged it to pursue "democratic" solutions. The appeal from Cynthia Akuetteh came as the political situation in Gabon has become increasingly tense, with opposition to President Ali Bongo Ondimba growing sharper. "Gabon has long been a model of stability in a fragile ...(1/13/2015 1:53:38 PM)
Hail the Prince as Congo beat Gabon
Captain Prince Oniangue scored the only goal of the game as Congo Brazzaville claimed a surprise 1-0 win against Gabon on Wednesday to throw Group A wide open at the Africa Cup of Nations. Oniangue, of French Ligue 1 club Reims, struck three minutes into the second half in Bata and Gabon, who had dominated the first half, could not find an equaliser. The result leaves Claude Le Roy's Congo ...(1/21/2015 4:26:47 PM)
Burkina Faso 0-2 Gabon
Gabon open their Africa Cup of Nations campaign with a win over 2013 runners-up Burkina Faso to lead Group A.(1/16/2015 1:28:53 PM)
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