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South Africa Coach Warned For Speaking Zulu At Africa Cup Press...

AFRICANGLOBE - South Africa coach Shakes Mashaba has been warned about his conduct after he refused to speak English at the official press conference before his side's opening game at the Africa Cup of Nations against Algeria.

Equatorial Guinea Selected As New Hosts Of Africa Cup Of Nations

AFRICANGLOBE - Equatorial Guinea, who were disqualified from the preliminary rounds of the Africa Cup of Nations, are to replace Morocco as hosts of the 2015 event. Morocco wanted the tournament postponed over alarmist fears of a spread of the Ebola virus but the Confederation of African Football (Caf) refused andon Tuesday stripped them of the hosting rights and kicked them out of the competition.

Afcon 2013: The Countdown Begins

AFRICANGLOBE - It is all systems go for Africa's top soccer showcase on Saturday despite problems with ticket sales and concerns about the weather. 

South Africa's Sports minister Fikile Mbalula said he was "confident" the 2013 edition of the African Cup of Nations (Afcon) would be a success, despite initial "hiccups" in the organising of the soccer extravaganza.

Growing Excitement For Afcon 2013

AFRICANGLOBE - The 29th edition of the Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) South Africa 2013 is only 6 days away and public interest has soared leading to a total sell-out of Category 1 and Category 2 tickets for the Opening Games on 19 January 2013 which kick off at the National Stadium in Johannesburg.

‘All Systems Go’ for Afcon 2013

AFRICANGLOBE - South Africa is ready to host a successful 2013 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon), the local organising committee (LOC) assured the continent on Friday.

Johannesburg to Host Africa Cup of Nations Final

The Africa Cup of Nations champions next year will be crowned in the same calabash-inspired Johannesburg stadium as the 2010 World Cup winners, south...

Spectacular Ceremony Kicks Off Africa Cup of Nations 2012

The kick off of the 2012 Orange Africa Cup of Nations was heralded by a spectacular opening ceremony at the Estadio de Bata. It was an electrifying atmosphere at the 35,000-capacity stadium as the musical and cultural renditions whetted the appetite of the ecstatic crowd and kept them on their toes throughout the session. The dominant colour of the night was red and orange; red for the replica jerseys of the Nzalang Nacional and orange, for the clappers of the title sponsors of the tournament, Orange.