The Blue Sharks of Cape Verde, who beat Niger away and Zambia at home, jumped the highest of the continent's teams after climbing 33 places to seventh in Africa and 41st in the world.
Congo-Brazzaville were the second highest climbers in Africa, leaping 30 places after a huge away victory over African champions Nigeria and a home win over Sudan. The Red Devils are now 11th on the continent and 48th on the globe.
Flawless Senegal moved up 23 points to 5th in Africa and 36th in the world after they spanked Egypt in Dakar and Botswana away. The Teranga Lions scored four goals without conceding any.