Pierre Emerick Auboumeyang, the Gabonese International and Manchester City Fc player wins the much coveted African Footballer the year award. He defeated two other nominees, including the reigning Yaya Toure, to clinch the award for the 1st time.
The National Men's Football Team of the Ivory Coast otherwise known as Les Éléphants,was also declared winner for the Glo-CAF Africa Football Awards.controlled by the Fédération Ivoirienne de Football. This West African team who won the African Nation's Cup 2015 is currently managed by Michel Dussuyer and captained by Yaya Toure.
The Award ceremony going on at Abuja Nigeria also declared the Cameroonian Female National team as Africa's best women team for the year 2015.