Home central and west africa politics GABON 18/07/2018 Ali Bongo rains on Laccruche Alihanga's electoral ambitions The president has put a stop to his chief of staff's attempts to position his allies for the general election. [...] (337 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 MADAGASCAR Politics 29/05/2020 Mayor of Antananarivo gets capital's waste disposal debt cancelled 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 Access the free section On the same subject GABON 01/04/2020 Tchango dynasty firmly established in Port-Gentil Appointed as head of the ruling Parti démocratique gabonais branch [...] GABON 22/10/2019 Dussafu: what is behind BW and Panoro's move that could save Bongo's record After discovering 45 million barrels of recoverable oil on the [...] GABON FRANCE 11/09/2019 Brice Laccruche Alihanga pitches up in Paris Having conducted what felt like an electoral campaign tour of the provinces of Nyanga in the south, Woleu-Ntem in the [...] GABON 27/08/2019 Etienne Lepoukou, sole survivor of oil ministry The former Total Gabon director Etienne Lepoukou was confirmed as the technical advisor in charge of oil and gas matters [...] GABON 15/05/2019 Ali Bongo and his heirs apparent Several ambitious colleagues are beginning to emerge from the shadow of the ailing Gabonese president. Analysis. [...] GABON 10/04/2019 BGFIBank, the talent pool for high office Presided over since 1986 by the unbudgeable Henri-Claude Oyima, BGFIBank is for the Gabonese state a valuable recruiting pool for [...] GABON 30/01/2019 Pascaline Bongo returns to family fold Omar Bongo's eldest daughter has made a striking comeback at the palace in the wake of her brother's ill-health. [...] GABON 15/01/2019 Ambouroue keeps keys to oil and heads for Port-Gentil Gabon's minister of petroleum Pascal Houangni Ambouroue can breathe easy following the government reshuffle announced by Prime Minister Julien Nkoghe [...] Breaking news GABON 25/10/2018 Who is tipped to become National Assembly president? Having won 80 seats out of a total 143 in the first round of voting in the parliamentary elections on [...] GABON 05/09/2018 Berre, Bongo's new sales rep in Moyen-Ogooue The minister for promoting investment and public-private partnerships since 2016, 51-year-old Madeleine Berre, is Ali Bongo's new representative in Lambarene, [...] Spotlight GABON 05/09/2018 Ali Bongo gambles the lot to get back on track Mired in an unprecedented economic and social crisis, the Gabonese president is planning a raft of eye-catching measures after the forthcoming parliamentary elections in the hope of regaining control of a situation that bodes very ill. [...] GABON 22/08/2018 Bongo seeks a majority in the parliamentary elections The president is banking on the 6 October ballot to shore up his position. Analysis. [...] GABON 06/06/2018 Ali Bongo's anxiety as the elections approach Despite the implosion of the opposition, the president's camp is uneasy. Here's why. [...] 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 07/02/2018 Laccruche Alihanga's growing influence at the palace The 38-year-old Brice Laccruche Alihanga, who is Ali Bongo's chief of staff and head of his political committee within the [...] 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. [...] Receive prompts for these topics GABON Ali Bongo Association des jeunes emergents volontaires Brice Laccruche Alihanga Conseil Economique et Social Democratie Nouvelle Frederic Bongo Julien Nkoghe Bekale Lambert Noel Matha Macaire Edzang Michel Essonghe Noel Mboumba Omar Bongo Parti Democratique Gabonais Pascal Houangni Ambouroue Paul Biyoghe Mba Rene Ndemezo'o Obiang Societe d'Energie et d'Eau du Gabon Societe Gabonaise de Raffinage Tony Ondo Mba See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?