"Everyone has their thing and what they like to do. This is what I like to do -- be helpful to people. I would support my son doing anything whether he was famous or not. This isn’t about my son, it’s about supporting my country."
-- Clotilde Drogba, the mother of Ivory Coast striker Didier Drogba, on preparing food for 60 traveling Ivory Coast fans at the African Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea. Clotilde worked in a makeshift kitchen at a dusty stadium cooking Ivorian dishes such as chicken and fish with rice, plantains, potatoes and spicy sauces. (AP)