Burkina Faso improved their hopes of progressing to the next round of qualification with a narrow 1-0 win over Group E leaders Congo.
Côte d'Ivoire and Zambia are both on course to advance to the next round following comprehensive victories over Gambia and Lesotho respectively.
Cape Verde coach Lucio Antunes claiming confidently that the best team at AFCON 2013 is out after his side lost 2-0 to Ghana in the last-eight.
Ghana captain Asamoah Gyan admitted the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations quarter-final clash against Cape Verde was the most difficult.
Ghana weathered a late Cape Verdean storm for a 2-0 victory and became the first team to book their place in the 2013 AFCON semi-finals.
Take a look at our player breakdown of Ghana and Cape Verde during their 2013 Africa Cup of Nations quarter-final clash.
Cape Verde will be hoping to extend their debut showing at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations with a win over Ghana.
A 91st minute goal from Heldon proved decisive as Cape Verde defeated Angola 2-1 to book their place in the quarter-finals of AFCON 2013.
The African Cup debutants Cape Verde have not disgraced themselves but Angola, the 2010 African Cup of Nations hosts, have disappointed.
Take a look at our player breakdown of Morocco and Cape Verde during their Africa Cup of Nations Group A clash.
A late goal from Youssef El-Arabi rescued Morocco a 1-1 draw against a determined Cape Verde side at the Moses Mabhida Stadium.
Morocco and Cape Verde will contest their first ever competitive match when they lock horns in the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations.
Bafana will raise the curtain on AFCON 2013 when they take on Group A rivals Cape Verde Islands at the National Stadium on Saturday.