Home central and west africa politics GABON Issue dated 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 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 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 [...] 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 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?