Mascot for 2012 Africa Cup of Nations

Orange AFCON 2012 mascot “GAGUIE” revealed.

The state mascot from the 2012 orange Africa cup of Nations was revealed on Friday in a ceremony within Libreville, Gabon.The charming mascot, the gorilla, christened “GAGUIE” recognizing in a jersey within the colors; eco-friendly, white as well as blue which symbolizing the nationwide colors from the co-hosts, Gabon as well as Equatorial Guinea.

The big occasion was refinemented through Presidents Ali Bongo and Teodoro Obiang Nguema associated with Gabon as well as Equatorial Guinea respectively. Additionally in work were Gabonese soccer icons such as Daniel Relative, Roger Man Nzamba, and Pierre Aubameyang with Alban Bougandze.CAF voluntary vice Leader, General Seyi Memene indicated pleasure by means of the launching from the mascot, describing this as the start of hostilities for that tournament.

“We may say how the 2012 orange Africa cup of Nations isn't any longer the dream for us but a real possibility. We tend to be proud as well as we congratulate both heads associated with state for his or her participation in case” Memene stated.The first tournament is going to be held through 21 the month of January to 12 Feb, 2012.At the same time, the draw for that tournament will require place upon Saturday, Oct 29 within Malabo, Equatorial Guinea.

Mascot for 2012 Africa Cup of Nations

Mascot for 2012 Africa Cup of Nations