Claude Le Roy took his new team Togo from a virtually impossible qualifying position to snatching the last available place in the AFCON finals.
Ivory Coast booked a place at the African Nations Cup over the weekend but the defending champions were made to sweat by Sierra Leone.
Nigeria looked a side reincarnated in Gernot Rohr's first game in charge of the Super Eagles, writes Colin Udoh.
Uganda defeated Comoros 1-0 to qualify for their first African Nations Cup in 38 years on Sunday.
Ghana could only manage a draw against Rwanda, while Cameroon won out against Gambia in the penultimate day of African Nations Cup qualifying.
The last six places for next January's African Nations Cup (ANC) finals will be filled by the end of the weekend.