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Gabon Hires Citigroup for Investor Meetings as Bond Losses Mount

Live Mint 02 May 2024
A spokesperson for the Ministry of Economy and Participations said Gabon hired Citi to organize the meetings, without providing additional details ... downgraded Gabon’s 2031 bonds to a sell on May 2.

China's "Village Super League" ushers in football team of international students

People Daily 15 Apr 2024
The football team of international students from Guizhou University played against the Jiangxi Rice Noodle team from Shangrao City. Gabon's Mvore Ressavou Isaac Romaric Christopher, a player of Guizhou ...

Comptroller to probe city’s ‘cruel’ policy that’s evicting migrants after 60 days

New York Post 09 Jan 2024
“But I honestly did not know when I said that that we would be kicking out women who are eight months pregnant out of a shelter we’re providing as the result of a law that guarantees right to shelter in New York City.”.

France Recalls Diplomats from Niger Ahead of Troop Withdrawal

GlobalResearch 27 Sep 2023
These resources are utilized to power French cities while huge swaths of territory within Niger remain without adequate electricity ... French military bases in Senegal, Ivory Coast and Gabon remain intact.

Gabon coup: FRANCE 24 witnesses neglect in Libreville after decades-long Ali Bongo rule

France24 14 Sep 2023
... Catherine Norris-Trent, Cyril Payen and Mayssa Awad witnessed the neglect in Gabon's capital city.

Magaga misses as Mares assembly

Mmegi Online 14 Sep 2023
Gaborone United (GU) forward, Kelebogile ‘Tybo’ Magaga is a notable omission in the Mares’ squad called up for the 2024 Women’s Africa Cup of Nations (WAFCON) qualifier against Gabon ... against Gabon.

Gabon Military Junta Frees Ousted President, Creates Transitional Constitutional Council

Voa News 07 Sep 2023
Gabon military leader General Brice Oligui Nguema says former president Ali Bongo, who was toppled in an August 30 coup, has been freed from house arrest ... He frequently visited foreign hospitals for treatment, according to Gabon's military junta.

‘Obama’s Man in Africa’ Under House Arrest in Gabon

Consortium News 05 Sep 2023
President Barack Obama, third from left, with Gabon’s President Ali Bongo Ondimba seated on his right during the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit dinner in Washington, D.C ... With Washington’s help, Gabon was rotated into the U.N.

Resource-rich Gabon fails to share wealth with public

Anadolu Agency 04 Sep 2023
Despite being resource-rich, the Central African nation of Gabon has a large poor population ... Gabon's GDP growth rate was 3% in 2022, according to the African Development Bank (AfDB) ... If Gabon could ...

Gabon's Borders Reopen After Coup

Voa News 02 Sep 2023
Central African merchants and Gabon's civilians who were stranded in Kye-Ossi, a southern Cameroon city, are pleased that Gabon's military is reopening the borders that were sealed after a ...

The Coup in Gabon: Just Another Incident in a Global Powershift?

WhoWhatWhy 02 Sep 2023
The overthrow of Gabon’s president, Ali Bongo Ondimba (also known as “Ali Bongo” or just “Bongo”), 64, is the eighth military takeover to hit sub-Saharan Africa in just three years ... Gabon’s army seized power briefly and tried to arrest M’Ba.

‘Obama’s Man in Africa’ Under House Arrest as Popular Coup Rocks Gabon

Scheerpost 02 Sep 2023
When a military junta arrested President Ali Bongo Ondimba on August 30, Gabon became the ninth African nation to depose its government through a military coup ... chaos,” a leader of Gabon’s junta, Col.

African Union suspends Gabon’s membership after military coup

Arab News 01 Sep 2023
LIBREVILLE, Gabon. The African Union on Thursday suspended Gabon’s membership one day after military officers ousted President Ali Bongo, the first regional response to the eighth coup in West and Central Africa since 2020.

Gabon’s military coup has overthrown a powerful political dynasty. Here’s what to know

Egypt Independent 01 Sep 2023
International leaders have expressed concern and condemnation of the coup, some warning their citizens in Gabon to shelter in place ... Similar scenes played out in other parts of Gabon, including the second-largest city Port-Gentil.

AU suspends Gabon's membership after military coup

Middle East Online 01 Sep 2023
LIBREVILLE - The African Union on Thursday suspended Gabon's membership one day after military officers ousted President Ali Bongo, the first regional response to the eighth coup in West and Central Africa since 2020.