Home central and west africa politics 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 [...] (289 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 24/07/2019 Marie-Madeleine Mborantsuo to stay on at Constitutional Court Despite the manoeuvrings of Ali Bongo's chief of staff Brice [...] 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. [...] Breaking news GABON 13/06/2019 How Maixent Accrombessi tried to save the loyal Otandault Staying in Libreville since last week, Ali Bongo's former chief of staff Maixent Accrombessi did his best to ensure that [...] 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. [...] 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 16/01/2019 Faustin Boukoubi, the anti-Brice Laccruche speaker Elected in October as MP for Pana, his native village in the south-eastern province of Ogooue-Lolo, 65-year-old Faustin Boukoubi was [...] FRANCE GABON 16/01/2019 Investigation opened into ‘Libreville commando unit' The abortive putsch on 7 January in Libreville has prompted Paris to ascertain why a French commando unit was present in Gabon just a few weeks previously. [...] 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 [...] 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 19/09/2018 Jean-Marie Ogandaga, Bongo's security cordon against social discontent Jean-Marie Ogandaga, who has been minister of the economy, planning and development since May, is one of Ali Bongo's main [...] GABON 11/10/2017 Ali Bongo tries to keep Washington sweet The Gabonese president is seeking to reassure the International Monetary Fund by reorganising the country's finance departments, but his relatives continue to occupy the key strategic posts. [...] Receive prompts for these topics GABON Ali Bongo Brice Laccruche Alihanga Commission nationale electorale Fabrice Andjoua Bongo Faustin Boukoubi Gilbert Ngoulakia Marie-Madeleine Mborantsuo Omar Bongo Parti Democratique Gabonais Patience Dabany See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?