Home central and west africa politics GABON 23/05/2018 Pierre-Claver Maganga Moussavou, Ali Bongo's enforcer in the south The former opponent Pierre-Claver Maganga Moussavou, the country's vice president since August 2017, is the president's principal ally in Ngounie [...] (294 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 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 CAMEROON Politics 05/05/2020 Biya's hardliners go after Maurice Kamto's finances Access the free section On the same subject GABON 27/02/2019 Ali Bongo keeps it in the family again As was the case with his last government, the president is continuing to found his power on family ties to regimes past. Analysis. [...] Breaking news GABON 22/02/2018 Brice Laccruche Alihanga shows his power in government reshuffle Even though it looks none too far-reaching, the February 20 Gabonese government reshuffle shows the growing influence of presidential chief [...] GABON 10/01/2018 Ali Bongo's PDG beset by internal divisions In an indication of the schisms around the president, the ruling party is struggling for unity in the run-up to the legislative elections. [...] GABON 20/12/2017 Ping's remaining supporters present a united front Buoyed by the EU's stance on the 2016 presidential election, the former African Union Commission head is rallying opponents of the Gabonese leader to his cause. [...] GABON 30/08/2017 Pierre Claver Maganga Moussavou, Ali Bongo's ‘southern' card Just as Omar Bongo did before him by appointing Didjob Divungi Di Ndinge, on 21 August Ali Bongo chose a [...] GABON 12/07/2017 Rene Ndemezo'o Obiang, the master of self-reinvention Rene Ndemezo'o Obiang continues at the age of 70 to excel in the art of political reinvention. Previously the election [...] GABON 03/05/2017 Implosion of Accombessi’s system just beginning Free The breakdown of a system created to wield influence by the president’s former chief of staff could hit at Ali Bongo’s opponents. [...] Spotlight GABON 20/07/2016 Seaside palace in a tizzy ahead of elections Coming to an end of his seven year term in office on Aug. 27, president Ali Bongo will have certainly won the prize for political unpopularity in Gabon. Forsaken by his supporters in Haut Ogooue and a majority of the [. [...] GABON 09/03/2016 Bongo outmanoeuvres PDG dissidents over presidential poll In a bid to silence those in his own party who would have him replaced by another candidate, President Ali Bongo has stated publicly that he will run for reelection next year. [...] Receive prompts for these topics GABON Ali Bongo Biendi Maganga Moussavou Conseil Economique et Social Didjob Divungi di Ndinge Fonds d'initiative departementale Herve Patrick Opiangah Maixent Accrombessi Parti social democrate Parti social-democrate Pierre-Claver Maganga Moussavou Renaissance Rene Ndemezo'o Obiang Union pour la democratie et l'integration sociale Yves-Fernand Manfoumbi See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?