On Monday, Ghana joined the list of countries turning down the opportunity to stage the event.
Afcon 2013 kicks off at the National Stadium tonight, where Bafana Bafana will take on Cape Verde.
The LOC for the 2013 Afcon is expected to unveil its transport strategy for the tournament on Monday.
The opening and closing ceremonies of Afcon have been sold out.
Initially the slow sale of tickets were a cause for concern for the organisers.
More football fans are snatching up Afcon tickets with nine days to go before the start of the competition.