Ivory Coast were unable to win a game in defence of their Afcon title as Morocco and DR Congo advanced to the quarter-finals.
Milutin Sredojevic used almost every word he knew in the English language to prove his loyalty to Uganda, writes Njabulo Ngidi.
Algeria's Belgian coach Georges Leekens quit after the side crashed out of the Africa Cup of Nations.
"The sight of the employees saying 'screw work, our national team is playing' was beautiful."
If Liverpool are to overcome Southampton in their second leg and reach Wembley, their defending will have to improve significantly.
Christian Atsu has been rekindling his love affair with #AFCON2017, vowing that he’ll never put any club ahead of representing Ghana.
There was no joy for Zimbabwe and Algeria in Group B on Monday night as Senegal and Tunisia went through to the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals.
Denis Onyango has just one more item that he wants to tick off his bucket list before he can say that his career is fulfilled, writes Njabulo Ngidi.
The Eagles and the Pharaohs will be fighting to join Ghana in the last eight, and Ghana have a score to settle with Egypt, says Njabulo Ngidi.
“Please speak to these journalists, they are your people.”
Having guided the Ivory Coast to glory at the 2015 Afcon, Herve Renard is now hoping to end his former side's defence of the trophy.
Burkina Faso and Cameroon secured progress to the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations on Sunday as hosts Gabon crashed out.
Just when Uganda thought that they had salvaged a point against Egypt, which would have kept them in the tournament, Abdallah Said broke their hearts.
Despite a poor pitch, Ghana and Mali still produced a beautiful spectacle at the Afcon on Saturday, with the Black Stars claiming a 1-0 victory.
Black Stars and Bucs utility player Edwin Gyimah cheats death, again, writes Njabulo Ngidi.