Home central and west africa politics GABON 13/03/2019 Marie-Madeleine Mborantsuo anticipates non-return of Ali Bongo The unprecedented situation in Libreville arising from the president's ill health has tempted the regime to ‘adapt' the constitution without consultation. [...] (346 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 SENEGAL Business 02/06/2020 Nexeya and Leonardo face stiff competition as Rear Admiral Diagne retires 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 Access the free section On the same subject GABON 30/07/2019 Is Michel Mboussou curbed by his wife's presidential aims? Free While Michel Mboussou was appointed chairman one of Gabon's leading public firms, Societe equatoriale des mines, which oversees the state's [...] GABON 24/07/2019 Ambitions rife at presidential palace While the Bongo family prepares for the Gabonese president's media comeback, several figures are honing their image as the man for the future. [...] GABON 26/06/2019 Marie-Madeleine Mborantsuo in eye of storm Having managed to get his allies appointed to key posts within the government (WAN 802) and the civil service, Ali [...] 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 13/02/2019 Rose Christiane Ossouka Raponda in uncharted territory The mayor of Libreville from 2014 to 2019, 55-year-old Rose Christiane Ossouka Raponda, is returning to the government as minister [...] GABON 31/10/2018 Lucie Milebou-Aubusson, the putative president The name of 61-year-old Lucie Milebou-Aubusson, who has been the president of the Senate since 2015 and is the country's [...] Spotlight GABON 31/10/2018 How the state will make do without its leader After fainting and being hospitalised on 24 October during a visit to Saudi Arabia, the Gabonese president Ali Bongo is likely to withdraw from state affairs for a number of weeks. Mechanisms to ensure the continuity of government business have [. [...] 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 23/05/2018 Ali Bongo keeps it in the family Despite opening the new government up to the opposition, the president continues to surround himself with a small handful of loyal relatives. Analysis. [...] GABON 13/09/2017 Ali Bongo, still holding out… The president is relying ever more heavily on his teke circle to face down his opponents. [...] Spotlight GABON 25/11/2015 Ali Bongo tightens grip on power As they grapple with an opposition that is increasingly restive, Gabonese leader Ali Bongo’s faithful allies are now also trying to deal with dissent inside the ruling PDG (Parti Democratique Gabonais) party. To show the doubters who is boss, Bongo [. [...] Receive prompts for these topics GABON Alain-Claude Bilie By Nze Alexandre Barro-Chambrier Ali Bongo Brice Laccruche Alihanga Emmanuel Issoze Ngondet Faustin Boukoubi Grande Loge Symbolique du Gabon Jean Eyeghe Ndong Julien Nkoghe Bekale Lucie Milebou-Aubusson Marie-Madeleine Mborantsuo Michel Mboussou Mouvement gabonais pour Ali Bongo Ondimba Omar Bongo Parti Democratique Gabonais Pascaline Bongo Regis Immongault Tatangani Republican Guard Societe gabonaise d'entreposage de produits petroliers Zacharie Myboto See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?