Home central and west africa politics GABON 29/03/2017 The newcomers filling Accrombessi’s old job Fresh power circles have formed around Ali Bongo since his powerful chief of staff left office. [...] (375 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 DRC ZAMBIA Business 27/05/2020 Hungary's Duna Aszfalt talks to leading Katanga businessman about cross-border road project MOROCCO Business 22/05/2020 Private firm Sentinel lands security contract with EU delegation DJIBOUTI UNITED STATES HORN OF AFRICA Diplomacy 19/05/2020 US Air Force beefs drone capacity against al-Shabaab Access the free section On the same subject GABON 26/07/2017 Ali Bongo maintains the ethnic and regional balance of his government The president has reshuffled his cabinet to make it more representative of the country. [...] Breaking news GABON 29/06/2017 Accrombessi's return leads to gnashing of teeth! Maixent Accrombessi, who has been out of Gabon since August 18 2016 when he was evacuated on health grounds after [...] Breaking news GABON 16/06/2017 Exclusive. Ali Bongo taps his enemies’ phones...and ends up with a law suit The story concerns one of the many legal disputes which are currently in fashion in Gabon but Ali Bongo, who [...] GABON 18/01/2017 Bongo subjects Accrombessi’s machine to a vigorous purge Keen to restore calm to Libreville, the head of state is busy unravelling the network woven by his former chief of staff. [...] GABON 30/11/2016 With Accrombessi gone, Bongo fixes his Tekeentourage Free The absence of his right-hand man from the presidential palace means Ali Bongo has had to reorganize his team around his own ethnic group. [...] GABON 16/11/2016 Why Bongo ditched his spy chief Celestin Embinga did not survive the appointment of the new minister of interior. [...] GABON 02/11/2016 Etienne Massard is Ali Bongo’s new strong man Few observers expected to see 53-year-old Etienne Massard Kabinda Makaga appointed Minister of Defence in the government formed after Ali [...] GABON 19/10/2016 Bongo promotes Accrombessi Far from being thrown of the president’s inner court, Maixent Accrombessi has been brought even closer to the centre of power. [...] GABON 09/12/2015 Guy Rossatanga-Rignault gets palace promotion Gabonese President Ali Bongo’s legal affairs advisor Guy Rossatanga-Rignault, 52, was promoted to deputy chief-of-staff of the presidential palace in [...] Receive prompts for these topics GABON Alfred Nziengui Madoungou Ali Bongo Arsene Emvahou Direction Generale de la Documentation et de l’Immigration Etienne Massard Kabinda Massaga Flavien Enongoue Guy Rossatanga-Rignault Maixent Accrombessi Martin Boguikouma Michel Essonghe Omar Bongo Paul Elie Bekale Vincent de Paul Katoua Soumanga Vincent de Paul Massassa See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?