Home central and west africa politics GABON 28/08/2019 Eavesdropper-in-chief emerges from shadows The very discreet head of the president's interception service SILAM has been given a role in regulating the country's telecommunications. [...] (358 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 WEST AFRICA 28/08/2019 Huawei and Vivendi battle it out over fibre optic With its infrastructure lagging behind, west Africa is seen as an El Dorado by fibre optic operators, not least given the proliferation of internet services. [...] GABON 21/03/2018 Ali Bongo's entourage milks the property market Several high-ranking figures in the president's circle are moonlighting as landlords. [...] GABON 11/05/2016 French advisors increasingly rare at presidential palace During the Omar Bongo era French advisors played a significant role in Gabonese affairs, but only a handful are left. [...] Receive prompts for these topics GABON ACE Africa Trade Okarina Ali Bongo Autorite de regulation des communications electroniques et de la poste Axione infrastructures Bouygues energies & services DGSE Hyterions Jean-Charles Solon Maurice Marion Omar Bongo Orange SILAM Societe de patrimoine des infrastructures numeriques Swad Telecom See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?