CAIRO -- Gabon will host the 2017 African Nations Cup in place of war-torn Libya.
Gabon, which co-hosted the tournament in 2012, was chosen on Wednesday in a vote by the Confederation of African Football's executive committee in Cairo.
Gabon was selected over rival bids from Algeria and Ghana.
Libya was initially scheduled to host the event in 2013, but swapped that tournament with South Africa to give it more time to be ready.
The North African nation conceded...