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  1. Koninklijke Boskalis Westminster won EUR 75 million worth of dredging contracts in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | MBendi

    ... the construction of an iron ore terminal in the Gabonese port of Libreville, Boskalis has been awarded a contract by Gabon Special Economic Zone Mineral PORT S.A. for reclamation works and capital dredging. Boskalis will reclaim 45 hectares of land ...

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  2. Gabon: What Can Be Done to Allow Better Distribution of Fuel?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | AllAfrica.com

    Daily Union reports today that in recent weeks, the fuel supply is difficult in Libreville and inside the country. Several companies are stigmatized: Gabon Marketing, Petro Gabon, Oilybia and Engen.

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  3. Africa: Democracy in Africa - the Ebbs and Flows Over Six DecadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | AllAfrica.com

    ... power. In these electoral autocracies, leaders such as Paul Biya in Cameron, Gnassingb Eyadma in Togo, Omar Bongo in Gabon, Teodoro Obiang Nguema in Equatorial Guinea, Eduardo dos Santos in Angola, Yuweri Museveni in Uganda and Blaise Compaore in ...

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    Thursday Jun 25 | National Review Online

    ... War II. The two Assads have ruled Syria since 1970. Two men named Bongo - another father-and-son team - have ruled Gabon since 1967. The Duvaliers, pere et fils , ruled Haiti for nearly 30 years: from 1957 to 1986. One of Qaddafi's sons probably ...

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  5. Boskalis Secures Dredging Work in AfricaRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | Marine News

    ... the construction of an iron ore terminal in the Gabonese port of Libreville, Boskalis has been awarded a contract by Gabon Special Economic Zone Mineral PORT S.A. for reclamation works and capital dredging. Boskalis will reclaim 45 hectares of land ...

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  6. Gabon villagers troubled by 'sacred' tree being cut downRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | The China Post

    "Nobody should sell this wood. It protects the forest. But those who sell it will be hunted by the spirits of the forest," warns Daniel Messa-Abaga, a guardian of Gabon's Kevazingo trees.

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  7. Nigeria: Nigerian Emerges African Export-Import Bank PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | AllAfrica.com

    ... of the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders. Mr. Kalyala replaced Marcelin Agaya, vice minister for the economy of Gabon, who had held the chairmanship since the last Annual General Meeting held in Libreville in 2014. The Annual General Meeting of ...

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  8. Ton of ivory crushed in Times Square to highlight poachingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | SFGate

    ... a pyre with thousands of pieces of carved ivory, equivalent to ivory culled from roughly 850 elephants, in Libreville, Gabon. Investigators who collected DNA from the tusks of slain elephants and painstakingly looked for matches in the vast African ...

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  9. Raymond Domenech, Giovanni Trapattoni and Dave Jones all candidates ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Daily Mail

    ... t to stay on as Nigeria coach. The Ivory Coast, without injured captain Yaya Toure, played out a goalless draw against Gabon in Libreville on Sunday where under-20 coach Ibrahima Kamara was temporarily in charge.

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  10. New study identifies elephant poaching hotspots in AfricaRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 18 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... a pyre with thousands of pieces of carved ivory, equivalent to ivory culled from roughly 850 elephants, in Libreville, Gabon. Investigators who collected DNA from the tusks of slain elephants and painstakingly looked for matches in the vast African ...

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  11. Government officials on safari suffer without air conditioningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Washington Post

    ... we saw some lovely photos and read Ashe's journal of an "early-morning helicopter ride from Libreville (capital of Gabon) to Wonga Wongue Presidential Reserve," for a briefing from the rangers and a walk through the forest. "The evening without air ...

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  12. Paris Airshow in PicturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | New Vision

    ... jets between Boeing and Airbus, also confirming what sources close to the matter had told Reuters. (From L) Gabon's President Ali Bongo, French aerospace industry group GIFAS President Marwan Lahoud, French President Francois Hollande, CEO of ...

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  13. Eramet Group: Inauguration of Moanda Metallurgical Complex in GabonRead the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | PR-inside.com

    Paris, June 15 , 2015 PRESS RELEASE Inauguration of Moanda Metallurgical Complex in Gabon on June 12 , 2015 by Ali Bongo Ondimba, President of the Gabonese Republic, and Patrick Buffet, Chairman & CEO of the ERAMET Group In the presence of civil servants, diplomats, members of the government and the large crowd in attendance in Moanda, Ali Bongo Ondimba, President of the Gabonese Republic, and Patrick Buffet, Chairman & CEO of the ERAMET Group inaugurated Moanda Metallurgical Complex. The completion of this large-scale, high value-generating industrial complex attests to the ERAMET Group's substantial contribution to the development of Gabon's mining and metallurgical industry.

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  14. Nigeria/Chad: Nigeria Wins, South Africa, Zambia Held in AFCON QualifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | AllAfrica.com

    Nigeria made a winning start, Zimbabwe created an upset, and South Africa and Zambia were held at home as Africa Cup of Nations matchday 1 qualifying continued Saturday. Cape Verde scored seven goals and Angola four against weak rivals in other games as the contest to find 15 teams for the 2017 finals in Gabon unfolded.

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  15. Morocco: HM the King and Gabonese President Launch in Libreville...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | AllAfrica.com

    ... training and qualification, as a corner stone of any development project and His will to support the sister country of Gabon conduct its "emerging Gabon" strategic plan that seeks to speed up the country's economic growth and diversify growth ...

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  16. Central African Republic: Documents and BloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Mr Djotodia recalled the broken peace deal signed in January 2013 with Mr Boziz in Libreville, the capital of nearby Gabon. This pact called for CAR to enter into a three-year power-sharing agreement with a prime minister drawn from the opposition. ...

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  17. Yaya out of Ivory Coast squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Umupira

    Ivory Coast interim coach Ibrahim Kamara has released his list of 23 players to face Gabon in the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier set for June 13 in Libreville. The Elephants' captain Yaya Toure is absent from the list due to injury, according to the coach, while Paris Saint Germain defender Serge Aurier did not give a positive response to his invitation, sources close to the football association said.

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  18. Gabon begins marketing US$500m 10-year bond at 7.25% area - leadRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Reuters

    The Gabonese Republic has begun marketing a US$500m 10-year bond at a yield of 7.25% area, according to a lead manager. Deutsche Bank, JP Morgan and Standard Chartered are lead managers on the 144A/Reg S deal. (Reporting by Sudip Roy, editing by Julian Baker)

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  19. Ivory Coast midfielder Yaya Toure ruled out of Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in GabonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Daily Mail

    ... midfielder Yaya Toure has been left out of Ivory Coast's squad for this weekend's Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Gabon because of injury, the Ivorian Football Federation said on Monday. Midfielder Yaya Toure has been left out of Ivory Coast's ...

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  20. Injured Yaya Toure misses out Nations Cup matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ABIDJAN: Midfielder Yaya Toure has been left out of Ivory Coast's squad for this weekend's African Nations Cup qualifier in Gabon because of injury, the Ivorian Football Federation said on Monday. Toure had finished the season with Manchester City last month without any ill effects but the federation said he had suffered an injury without giving more details.

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