Home central and west africa politics GABON Issue dated 23/07/2014 Unrest stirs in Libreville Ali Bongo is back touring foreign parts again, perhaps in the hope of drawing attention away from Gabon's social and economic woes. [...] (306 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? OK Subscribe toAfrica IntelligenceorPay-Per-Article E-wallet starting from 30 EUR Subscribe or Pay-Per-Article Discover our offers Not reader yet?Create an account to access our FREE SECTION A free issue A selection of articles New editions' summaries Keyword notifications to follow people or topics of interest to you A free issue and a selection of free articles Summaries and email notifications Keep me logged in Create a free account Free Articles MOROCCO Business 03/07/2020 ESL & Network lays groundwork for World Bank, IMF gathering in Marrakesh ANGOLA Business 30/06/2020 Lourenço wants to make up for diamond road repair blunder CAMEROON Politics 26/06/2020 Army frustrated over treatment of Israeli-supervised special forces defending Paul Biya's twilight years Access the free section On the same subject GABON 25/05/2016 Bongo tries to accommodate disgruntled business community Gabon's economic difficulties are worsening, as is the mood in the private sector. [...] GABON 10/02/2016 Bongo adds new staff to boost election chances The Gabonese president has taken on some new members of staff to help boost his chances in the forthcoming elections. [...] Breaking news GABON 12/12/2014 Tensions as oil sector is hit by strike The indefinite strike, which began on December 1 among employees of oil companies operating in Gabon, has produced rapid results. [...] GABON 19/11/2014 Pean: Ali Bongo to sue over Rawiri claims While he might have tolerated the parts of the book [...] Spotlight GABON 19/11/2014 Opposition ups pressure on Ali Bongo French journalist Pierre Pean's damning book on Ali Bongo, "New African Affairs: Lies and Pillaging in Gabon", has rapidly turned into an affair of state in Libreville, particularly its reiteration of an old claim that Bongo may not be Gabonese [. [...] Breaking news GABON 29/10/2014 French author drops a bombshell on the presidential palace Almost everything in Ali Bongo’s CV, whether it be his nationality, his baccalaureate result, his university degrees or his presidential [...] GABON 22/10/2014 Ali Bongo mired in social unrest Five years after coming to power Ali Bongo has been unable to halt the social crises that regularly paralyse the country. [...] GABON 24/09/2014 Heads may roll in Libreville When he gets back to Libreville after attending the UN [...] GABON 23/07/2014 Ali Bongo guns for Opposition United Front Ali Bongo is not impressed by the creation earlier this [...] GABON 09/07/2014 Ali's hot air PR machine Spin doctors have cast the Gabonese president as a builder. But the reality on the ground is very different. [...] GABON 25/06/2014 Accrombessi survives Haut-Ogooue Campaigning to be "reelected" as Gabon's leader, Ali Bongo has taken measures to obtain the support of his native Haut-Ogooue province without going so far as to axe his chief of staff Maixent Accrombessi, as some would have liked. [...] Spotlight GABON 28/05/2014 Ali Bongo, Jean Ping square off It had seemed that former opposition leader Pierre Mamboundou's death in 2011 and Andre Mba Obame's failing health would give Ali Bongo a free run at the 2016 presidential elections. But that was before Jean Ping came onto the scene. [...] Breaking news GABON 30/01/2014 Bongo places favorites in top government posts Three close associates of president Ali Bongo are now running the key interior and defense ministries in the extended government [...] Spotlight GABON 29/01/2014 New generation elbows out elders The electoral calendar determines the political timetable in Gabon. Profiting from the recent round of local elections, President Ali Bongo has taken a scalpel to the teams that are supposed to carry out his orders. [...] Spotlight GABON 19/12/2012 Ali Bongo takes on all comers Defeating a 40-year-old establishment cannot be easy. In an effort to impose his vision and move forward with his "Emergence" project to develop Gabon, Ali Bongo is constantly having to do battle with his late father Omar Bongo's acolytes, as [. [...] SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com - Region SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 Previous Next Receive prompts for these topics GABON Ali Bongo Célestin Mitong Daniel Ona Ondo Firmin Ollo Obiang Mouvement des Syndicats des Agents de l’Administration Publique Omar Bongo University Prime d’Incitation à la performance Syndicat National des Personnels de Sante Create a freenotification What is a notification?