Gabon to Host 2017 African Cup of Nationsby Admin 8/04/2015 | 3:06 1 Posted in News, Social Issues, Sports Gabon was named on Wednesday as the hosts of the next African Nations Cup finals in 2017.The 2012 co-hosts won a vote by the Confederation of African Football’s executive committee in Cairo on Wednesday ahead of Algeria and Ghana.Gabon will use four venues for the 16-team tournament, set for January 2017.Gabon replaces war-torn Libya, who withdrew last year as 2017 hosts because of the civil conflict raging in the country.YOU MAY ALSO LIKE: Voters: Who's fooling Who - Another Laugh (Photo)CAF have already designated the hosts of the 2019 (Cameroon), 2021 (Cote d’Ivoire) and 2023 finals (Guinea)See also: Messi earns almost £1 million pounds a week Ladies get in here: Bedroom Tips Girls Secretly Want a Guy to Do Train Crushes Lagosian To Death For The Most Silly Reason Enjoy and Share Post:FacebookTwitterRedditLinkedInEmailPinterestloading... Tags:africa, African Nations Cup finals in 2017., Confederation of African Football, football, Gabon, Hosts, people  Comments Ademola 8/04/2015 | 4:12Nigeria got to qualify this time around. No excuse. ReplyLeave a Reply Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.