Gabon Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. .com | Central Africa's free market plan hits the roadblock of realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2017 | News24

    At the frontier between Cameroon and Equatorial Guinea, a long queue stretches between two checkpoints as travellers wrestle with officialdom and the inevitable demand for a sweetener in order to cross. The headache of crossing the border at Ebebiyin, at the crossroads of Equatorial Guinea, Gabon and Cameroon, is typical of many frontier points in Africa, where customs hassles and kickbacks add to delays, costs and frustrations.

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  2. Between 400,000 and 700,000 African migrants in Libya: AURead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    ... (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert) Cameroon's President Paul Biya, left, Togo's President Faure Gnassingbe, center, and Gabon's President Ali Bongo, third left, during a group photo at an EU Africa summit in Abidjan, Ivory Coast on Wednesday, Nov. ...

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  3. Between 400,000 and 700,000 African migrants in Libya: AURead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Fredericksburg.com

    Cameroon's President Paul Biya, left, Togo's President Faure Gnassingbe, center, and Gabon's President Ali Bongo, third left, during a group photo at an EU Africa summit in Abidjan, Ivory Coast on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017. German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday, during an EU-Africa summit, that the European Union wants to work more closely with Africa to address illegal migration.

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  4. WORLD CUP DRAW: Guide to Pot 4 featuring newcomer PanamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... by Tunisia Youssef Msakni during their African Cup of Nations Group C soccer match at Stade De L'Amitie in Libreville, Gabon. (AP Photo/Francois Mori, File) FILE - In this Tuesday, March 28, 2017 filer, Japan's Shinji Kagawa, center, scores his ...

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  5. FG, others strategize to tackle oil theft, piracy in Gulf of GuineaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2017 | Vanguard

    ... the escalation crisis in the Gulf of Guinea since the commission was established by the Treaty signed in Libreville, Gabon, on 3 July 2001 by Angola, Congo, Gabon, Nigeria and Sao Tome and Principe. Cameroun later joined in 2008. The GGC aim is to ...

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  6. 'The people who are suffocating will wake up': African leaders ponder own fateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... African leaders have faced popular opposition in recent years, from Togo, where thousands protested this autumn, to Gabon, where riots broke out last year after President Ali Bongo was re-elected in a disputed vote. Mugabe's fall has raised hopes ...

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  7. Why do some elections in Africa turn violent?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... the streets and also filed an election petition in court. In 2016, Jean Ping, the opposition presidential candidate in Gabon , lost to incumbent President Ali Bongo Ondimba. Ping disputed the election outcome and filed an election petition, declared ...

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  8. But what if it been Grace Mugabe rather than Mnangagwa who succeeded Mugabe?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Vanguard

    ... ensured there was no turning back for military authorities or the beleaguered president," Laurie said. The leaders of Gabon and Togo, who both succeeded fathers who had ruled for long stretches, may well be looking over their shoulders following the ...

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  9. Mugabe's ouster is an ill omen for other aging African autocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | The Japan Times

    ... ensured there was no turning back for military authorities or the beleaguered president," Laurie said. The leaders of Gabon and Togo, who both succeeded fathers who had ruled for long stretches, may well be looking over their shoulders following the ...

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  10. And what if Cameroon, Ivory Coast and Ghana will be in the 2018 World CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Cameroon celebrates being crowned Champions during the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations Finals, Afcon Final match between Egypt and Cameroon at the Libreville in Gabon on 05 February 2017 A Sydney Mahlangu/BackpagePix No it is not a joke, Cameroon, Ivory Coast and Ghana could play the World Cup in 2018 but not the one organized by FIFA, which will be the place for the five African countries winners of the playoffs, Egypt, Nigeria, Morocco, Tunisia and Senegal. It is about an alternative world cup, organized by the United States Federation of soccer of North America, with the countires that didn't manage to qualify for the meeting in Russia.

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  11. In Zimbabwe, Mugabe's fall appears to mark the end of Africa's postcolonial 'Big Men' eraRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... even as the country tumbled toward destitution. Similar behavior characterized the rule of Omar Bongo, who was not Gabon's first leader, but headed his country for 42 years until his death in 2009. While amassing a personal fortune, he reportedly ...

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  12. Panoro Energy's (PESAF) CEO John Hamilton on Q3 2017 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | Seeking Alpha

    ... activity on our assets and update you at both Aje and Dussafu. Thank you, John and good morning everybody. Progress in Gabon has been on the schedule with the development of the Dussafu oil fields continuing during the course of contracts for ...

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  13. France's Macron Urges Europe to Fill Climate Funding GapRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | Voice of America

    ... Climate change is the defining threat of our time." Speaking on behalf of African nations, President Ali Bongo of Gabon said his continent was paying the price for rising CO2 emissions, as rising seas swallow up its coastlines and threaten ...

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  14. Downfall of the world's oldest dictatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... of his life. African Head Of State Robert Mugabe during a summit Of The Organisation Of African Unity In Libreville, Gabon in 1977. Photo / Getty African Head Of State Robert Mugabe during a summit Of The Organisation Of African Unity In Libreville, ...

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  15. Paradise Papers highlight the link between grand-scale corruption and povertyRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2017 | EurActiv.com

    ... his isn't a unique case. In two similar cases currently pending in France, one involving the ruling Bongo family from Gabon and another involving the long-serving President Nguesso and his family in the Republic of Congo, anonymous shell companies ...

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  16. IMF Staff Completes Review Visit to GabonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    Completion of the first review would enable a second program disbursement of SDR71.43 . Gabon's near-term economic outlook remains difficult, with growth expected at about 0.8 percent in 2017, but there are signs that the economy is stabilizing.

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  17. Equatorial Guinea Trial Casts Spotlight on Scrappy French WatchdogRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2017 | Voice of America

    ... considered possible." Families of two African heads of state - Republic of Congo President Denis Sassou-Nguesso and Gabon's deceased leader Omar Bongo - also face corruption investigations in France as part of a larger probe of "ill-gotten gains." ...

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  18. Black Starlets duo Emmanuel Gyamfi and Ibrahim Sulley set for Arsenal and Liverpool trialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Ibrahim Sulley of Ghana during the 2017 Under 17 Africa Cup of Nations Finals football match between Cameroon and Ghana at the Port Gentil Stadium, Gabon on 14 May 2017 A Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix Two members of Ghana U17 World Cup team Emmanuel Gyamfi and Ibrahim Sulley are set to try out at a English Premier League sides Arsenal and Liverpool respectively. ''The both played very well and we have received a lot of offers from Spain, Germany and England but we are reviewing them to see the place that can help develop them better,'' their manager James Dzandza told Graphic Sports.

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  19. France Takes Away Its Oscar from Harvey WeinsteinRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | American Thinker

    ... the Grand Croix in 2006, Romanian President Nicolae Ceausescu, Tunisian President Zine Ben Ali, former President of Gabon, Ali Bongo, and former crown prince of Saudi Arabia, Muhammad bin Nayef. The pantheon of foreign honorees is formidable, ...

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  20. Gabon's President stresses importance of education at WYFRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | Egypt Today

    6 November 2017: Gabon's President Bongo Ondimba stressed the importance of education and key policies to develop it, including utilizing modern technology. During his speech at the "Harnessing Demographic Dividends through Investments in Youth" ...

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