Gernot Rohr has named his first Nigeria squad, picking five England-based players and a handful from the 2016 Olympic team squad.
Guinea Bissau have qualified for the African Nations Cup. Mark Gleeson takes a look at how they're making strides in the African game.
Ghana and Zimbabwe booked their place at the African Nations Cup thanks to victories on Sunday, while Guinea Bissau will join them.
This weekend the preliminary competition reaches the penultimate round, with hosts Gabon and Morocco the only sides confirmed to date.
Leicester City's Joseph Dodoo has received his first call-up to the Ghana squad, in a bid to persuade him to switch his international allegiance.
Flamboyant Frenchman Herve Renard has boosted Morocco following Badou Ezaki's exit, with a place at the African Nations Cup now assured.