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WORLD CUP: Algeria, Ethiopia, Tunisia, Egypt, Ivory Coast advance

AFP, JOHANNESBURG

Toure bagged a first-half brace after Lacina Traore had equalized, while Amri Kiemba and Thomas Ulimwengu scored for the Taifa Stars.

The Democratic Republic of the Congo and Cameroon drew 0-0 in Kinshasa — a result that eliminated the hosts and left Libya with a two-point lead in Group I.

Juvenal Edjogo converted a first-half penalty for Equatorial Guinea in Malabo, but Darragi brought Tunisia level on 64 minutes from another spot-kick.

Saphir Taider scored early in the second half to achieve victory for Algeria in Kigali and a Mali side that has struggled since coach Patrice Carteron left needed to come from behind twice to hold Benin.

Additional reporting by staff writer

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