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Upbeat rhythms from across the continent and multi-coloured dancing brought the crowds to their feet despite downpours in a lively 2013 Africa Cup of Nations opening ceremony Saturday. 

The opening ceremonies of 2013 Africa Cup of Nations at Soccer City stadium in Soweto on Saturday. Upbeat rhythms from across the continent and multi-coloured dancing got the crowds to their feet despite downpours in a lively 2013 Africa Cup of Nations opening ceremony Saturday.

Four groups danced to the midddle of the pitch at the 93,000-capacity Soccer City stadium, meeting and embracing around giant puppets.

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