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EuroNews
Bongo declared president-elect of Gabon with 49.80%, Ping polled 48.16 %fraud by both camps of incumbent president Ali Bongo and Jean Ping. The 73-yea
Bongo declared president-elect of Gabon with 49.80%, Ping polled 48.16 %
EuroNews / Posted an hour ago
fraud by both camps of incumbent president Ali Bongo and Jean Ping. The 73-year-old Ping who is the former chairman of the African Union Commission, addressed the media and his supporters on Sunday in Libreville saying that he has won Saturday’s... Read more
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EuroNews
Bongo declared president-elect of Gabon with 49.85%, Ping polled 48.16 %fraud by both camps of incumbent president Ali Bongo and Jean Ping. The 73-yea
Bongo declared president-elect of Gabon with 49.85%, Ping polled 48.16 %
EuroNews / Posted 2 hours ago
fraud by both camps of incumbent president Ali Bongo and Jean Ping. The 73-year-old Ping who is the former chairman of the African Union Commission, addressed the media and his supporters on Sunday in Libreville saying that he has won Saturday’s... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Humanitarian Law Experts Meet in PretoriaMadagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Seychelles, South Africa, Z
African Humanitarian Law Experts Meet in Pretoria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Seychelles, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe, as well as representatives from the Pan-African Parliament, African Union Commission and Southern African Development Community (SADC) Secr... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Condemns Ping, Warns French Officials Against 'Interference'police manned major crossroads and soldiers were deployed at petrol stations an
Govt Condemns Ping, Warns French Officials Against 'Interference'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
police manned major crossroads and soldiers were deployed at petrol stations and banks. Ping, a former foreign minister, African Union Commission chairman and lifelong political insider, is the main challenger to Bongo, whose family has ruled the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Sirleaf Commends JapanDeby of Chad and Chairman of the African Union Authority, President Uhuru Kenya
President Sirleaf Commends Japan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Deby of Chad and Chairman of the African Union Authority, President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan, Madam Nkosana Dlamini Zuma, Chairman of the African Union Commission, the private sector, civil society and academici... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SADC to Establish Tech University(South Africa), Khama, Filipe Nyusi (Mozambique) and Hage Geingop (Namibia), Pr
SADC to Establish Tech University
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
(South Africa), Khama, Filipe Nyusi (Mozambique) and Hage Geingop (Namibia), Prime Minister Pakalitha Mosisili (Lesotho), African Union Commission Chair Dr Nkosazana Dhlamini-Zuma and sadc Executive Secretary Dr Stergomena Lawrence Tax. King... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tense Gabon braces for disputed election resulton Tuesday, estimating his win at about 60 percent verses Bongo's 40 percent.
Tense Gabon braces for disputed election result
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 hours ago
on Tuesday, estimating his win at about 60 percent verses Bongo's 40 percent. A win by Ping, a former foreign minister, African Union Commission chairman and longtime political insider, would end half a century of rule by the Bongo... Read more
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Reuters
Tense Gabon braces for disputed election resulton Tuesday, estimating his win at about 60 percent verses Bongo's 40 percent.
Tense Gabon braces for disputed election result
Reuters / Posted 10 hours ago
on Tuesday, estimating his win at about 60 percent verses Bongo's 40 percent. A win by Ping, a former foreign minister, African Union Commission chairman and longtime political insider, would end half a century of rule by the Bongo... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Gabon condemns Ping, warns France against 'interference'food, police manned major crossroads and soldiers deployed at petrol stations a
Gabon condemns Ping, warns France against 'interference'
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 hours ago
food, police manned major crossroads and soldiers deployed at petrol stations and banks. Ping, a former foreign minister, African Union Commission chairperson and longtime political insider, is the main challenger to Bongo, whose family has ruled... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pres. Sirleaf Hails Japan Over Africa Initiatives At Ticad Summitincluding President Idriss Deby Itno of Chad and Chairman of the African Union
Pres. Sirleaf Hails Japan Over Africa Initiatives At Ticad Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
including President Idriss Deby Itno of Chad and Chairman of the African Union Authority, President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan, Madam Nkosana Dlamini Zuma; Chairman of the African Union Commission, and academi... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Otudeko - Fundamentals of African Economy Remain Strong and Entrenchedthe United Nations Office of the Special Advisor on Africa (UN-OSAA), the Unite
Otudeko - Fundamentals of African Economy Remain Strong and Entrenched
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
the United Nations Office of the Special Advisor on Africa (UN-OSAA), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), African Union Commission (AUC) and the World Bank. Stakeholders include all African countries and development partners. The... Read more
21h
Reuters
Gabon condemns Ping, warns French officials against 'interference'police manned major crossroads and soldiers were deployed at petrol stations an
Gabon condemns Ping, warns French officials against 'interference'
Reuters / Posted 21 hours ago
police manned major crossroads and soldiers were deployed at petrol stations and banks. Ping, a former foreign minister, African Union Commission chairman and lifelong political insider, is the main challenger to President Ali Bongo, whose family... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Chief Congratulates Peaceful Presidential PollPresident Ali Bongo, seeking a second seven-year term, and opposition candidate
UN Chief Congratulates Peaceful Presidential Poll
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
President Ali Bongo, seeking a second seven-year term, and opposition candidate Jean Ping, a former chairman of the African Union Commission, with the outcome still pending. Mr. Bongo took office in 2009 when his father Omar died after more... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tight security, food stockpiling as Gabon braces for Bongo dynasty fateand his family's 50-year grip on power. Bongo's main challenger for the presid
Tight security, food stockpiling as Gabon braces for Bongo dynasty fate
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
and his family's 50-year grip on power. Bongo's main challenger for the presidency, Jean Ping, a former foreign minister, African Union Commission chairman and lifelong political insider in Gabon, has already declared victory. He urged Bongo,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Nation Braces for Results of Tense ElectionBongo era -- Dr Ping worked for many years in the administration of Omar Bongo.
The Nation Braces for Results of Tense Election
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Bongo era -- Dr Ping worked for many years in the administration of Omar Bongo. He later went on to serve as head of the African Union Commission and president of the UN General Assembly. Gabon has seen growing popular unrest in recent months,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Peace Without Freedom From Want - FAO Bossthe United Nations Office of the Special Advisor on Africa (UN-OSAA), the Unite
No Peace Without Freedom From Want - FAO Boss
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
the United Nations Office of the Special Advisor on Africa (UN-OSAA), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), African Union Commission (AUC) and the World Bank. This year's session marks the first time the conference takes place on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Jacob Zuma - 6th TICAD SummitIdriss Deby, President of Chad and Chair of the African Union Your Excellency
President Jacob Zuma - 6th TICAD Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Idriss Deby, President of Chad and Chair of the African Union Your Excellency Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, Chair of the African Union Commission Senior Representatives from Multilateral Co-organising Bodies, Allow me to thank, our gracious... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ticad VI Concludes Adopting Nairobi DeclarationInternational Conference on African Development (TICAD VI). TICAD VI was co-or
Ticad VI Concludes Adopting Nairobi Declaration
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
International Conference on African Development (TICAD VI). TICAD VI was co-organised by the Government of Japan, the African Union Commission (AUC), the UNDP, the World Bank Group and the United Nations. Ethiopian high level delegation led... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Gabon presidential poll 'lacked transparency': EU observersadded. Ping worked for many years in the administration of Omar Bongo, Ali's f
Gabon presidential poll 'lacked transparency': EU observers
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
added. Ping worked for many years in the administration of Omar Bongo, Ali's father. He also served as head of the African Union Commission and president of the UN General Assembly. After his claim of victory on Sunday, Bongo responded by... Read more
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New Kerala
UN chief congratulates Gabon for peaceful presidential poll, urges acceptance of results - newkerala.com #111468President Ali Bongo, seeking a second seven-year term, and opposition candidate
UN chief congratulates Gabon for peaceful presidential poll, urges acceptance of results - newkerala.com #111468
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
President Ali Bongo, seeking a second seven-year term, and opposition candidate Jean Ping, a former chairman of the African Union Commission with the outcome still pending. In the statement, Bans spokesperson said the UN chief hopes the... Read more
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FOX News
Challenger warns of 'manipulations' in Gabon electionpotentially increasing tensions as this central African nation awaits an offici
Challenger warns of 'manipulations' in Gabon election
FOX News / Posted yesterday
potentially increasing tensions as this central African nation awaits an official tally. Jean Ping, a former chair of the African Union Commission, is trying to unseat President Ali Bongo Ondimba and topple a family dynasty that dates back to the... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Peace and Food Security in Africathe United Nations Office of the Special Advisor on Africa (UN-OSAA), the Unite
Peace and Food Security in Africa
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 2 days ago
the United Nations Office of the Special Advisor on Africa (UN-OSAA), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), African Union Commission (AUC) and the World Bank. This year's session marks the first time the conference takes place on... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Gabon opposition candidate calls on President Bongo to 'acknowledge his defeat'defections from the ruling party. Ping, one of 10 candidates contesting the po
Gabon opposition candidate calls on President Bongo to 'acknowledge his defeat'
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
defections from the ruling party. Ping, one of 10 candidates contesting the poll, is a former foreign minister and African Union Commission chairman, who was a close ally of Omar Bongo. Some opposition supporters have called into question... Read more
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Business Wire
Yamaha Motor Confirma su Compromiso con Áfricade Desarrollo de las Naciones Unidas (United Nations Development Programme, PNU
Yamaha Motor Confirma su Compromiso con África
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
de Desarrollo de las Naciones Unidas (United Nations Development Programme, PNUD), la Comisión de la Unión Africana (African Union Commission, AUC) y el Banco Mundial desde 1993. Videos: El texto original en el idioma fuente de este... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SADC Council of Ministers Meeting Endsof Botswana (minister of Foreign Affairs) who is running for replacing the Sout
SADC Council of Ministers Meeting Ends
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
of Botswana (minister of Foreign Affairs) who is running for replacing the South African Nkosozama Zuma at the helm of the African Union Commission. On the other hand, SADC intends to run for the positions of commissioners for political affairs... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Prime Minister Leads High-Level Delegation to Ticad Vi in Kenyais co-organised by the United Nations Office of the Special Advisor on Africa,
Prime Minister Leads High-Level Delegation to Ticad Vi in Kenya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
is co-organised by the United Nations Office of the Special Advisor on Africa, the United Nations Development Programme, African Union Commission and the World Bank. The main objectives are to promote high-level policy dialogue between African... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uncertainty Ahead of Gabon Electionsaccuse him of wanting to install a dictatorship. Bongo's rival for the preside
Uncertainty Ahead of Gabon Elections
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
accuse him of wanting to install a dictatorship. Bongo's rival for the presidency is Jean Ping, a former chairman of the African Union Commission and leader of the Gabonese Progress Party. The popular 74-year-old is promising reforms and is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jean Ping Lays Claim to Presidency Winto the result, is made up of judged appointed by Bongo. Ping and Bongo family
Jean Ping Lays Claim to Presidency Win
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
to the result, is made up of judged appointed by Bongo. Ping and Bongo family ties A former foreign minister and African Union Commission (AUC) chairman, Ping was a close ally of the incumbent president's father, Omar Bongo, who ruled for... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Gabon leader & top rival both claim presidential victory, allege frauddefections from the ruling party. Ping, one of 10 candidates contesting the po
Gabon leader & top rival both claim presidential victory, allege fraud
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
defections from the ruling party. Ping, one of 10 candidates contesting the poll, is a former foreign minister and African Union Commission chairman, who was a close ally of Omar Bongo. Some opposition supporters have called into question... Read more
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Business Wire
Yamaha Motor Underscores Commitment to Africasummit focused on Africa’s development. It has been hosted jointly by the Gover
Yamaha Motor Underscores Commitment to Africa
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
summit focused on Africa’s development. It has been hosted jointly by the Government of Japan, the United Nations, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the African Union Commission (AUC) and the World Bank sinc... Read more
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Reuters
Gabon leader and top rival both claim presidential victory, allege frauddefections from the ruling party. Ping, one of 10 candidates contesting the po
Gabon leader and top rival both claim presidential victory, allege fraud
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
defections from the ruling party. Ping, one of 10 candidates contesting the poll, is a former foreign minister and African Union Commission chairman, who was a close ally of Omar Bongo. Some opposition supporters have called into question... Read more
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Aljazeera
Gabon election: Jean Ping lays claim to presidency winwhich would adjudicate challenges to the result, is made up of judged appointed
Gabon election: Jean Ping lays claim to presidency win
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
which would adjudicate challenges to the result, is made up of judged appointed by Bongo. A former foreign minister and African Union Commission (AUC) chairman, Ping was a close ally of the incumbent president's father, Omar Bongo, who ruled for... Read more
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Boston Herald
2 candidates in Gabon presidential election claim victoryelection pit President Ali Bongo, who was seeking a second seven-year term, aga
2 candidates in Gabon presidential election claim victory
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
election pit President Ali Bongo, who was seeking a second seven-year term, against Jean Ping, a former chairman of the African Union Commission, who broke with the ruling Gabonese Democratic Party in 2014. Eleven other candidates were on the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Challenger predicts victory as Gabon awaits vote resultsgeneral trends indicate we are the winner of this important presidential electi
Challenger predicts victory as Gabon awaits vote results
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 days ago
general trends indicate we are the winner of this important presidential election," Jean Ping, a former chair of the African Union Commission, told reporters Sunday afternoon. Earlier Sunday, the country's interior ministry said in a... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Challenger predicts victory as Gabon awaits vote resultsgeneral trends indicate we are the winner of this important presidential electi
Challenger predicts victory as Gabon awaits vote results
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 2 days ago
general trends indicate we are the winner of this important presidential election," Jean Ping, a former chair of the African Union Commission, told reporters Sunday afternoon. Earlier Sunday, the country's interior ministry said in a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hosting Ticad Conference a Symbol of Strong Partnership - Kenyattaextend special thanks to Prime Minister Shinzo, the people of Japan, and all th
Hosting Ticad Conference a Symbol of Strong Partnership - Kenyatta
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
extend special thanks to Prime Minister Shinzo, the people of Japan, and all the co-organisers of this event--including the African Union Commission, UNDP, the OSSA and the World Bank Group, for their investment towards making this historic... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Challenger predicts victory as Gabon awaits vote resultsgeneral trends indicate we are the winner of this important presidential electi
Challenger predicts victory as Gabon awaits vote results
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
general trends indicate we are the winner of this important presidential election," Jean Ping, a former chair of the African Union Commission, told reporters Sunday afternoon. Earlier Sunday, the country's interior ministry said in a... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Challenger predicts victory as Gabon awaits vote resultsgeneral trends indicate we are the winner of this important presidential electi
Challenger predicts victory as Gabon awaits vote results
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 days ago
general trends indicate we are the winner of this important presidential election," Jean Ping, a former chair of the African Union Commission, told reporters Sunday afternoon. Earlier Sunday, the country's interior ministry said in a... Read more
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Boston Herald
Challenger predicts victory as Gabon awaits vote resultsgeneral trends indicate we are the winner of this important presidential electi
Challenger predicts victory as Gabon awaits vote results
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
general trends indicate we are the winner of this important presidential election," Jean Ping, a former chair of the African Union Commission, told reporters Sunday afternoon. Earlier Sunday, the country's interior ministry said in a... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Challenger predicts victory as Gabon awaits vote resultsgeneral trends indicate we are the winner of this important presidential electi
Challenger predicts victory as Gabon awaits vote results
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
general trends indicate we are the winner of this important presidential election," Jean Ping, a former chair of the African Union Commission, told reporters Sunday afternoon. Earlier Sunday, the country's interior ministry said in a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Gabon leader and top rival both claim presidential victory, allege frauddefections from the ruling party. Ping, one of 10 candidates contesting the po
Gabon leader and top rival both claim presidential victory, allege fraud
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
defections from the ruling party. Ping, one of 10 candidates contesting the poll, is a former foreign minister and African Union Commission chairman who was a close ally of Omar Bongo. Some opposition supporters have called into question... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Kenyatta Closes Sixth Ticad Conferenceand acknowledge the role played by all the other co-organizers; namely the UNDP
President Kenyatta Closes Sixth Ticad Conference
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
and acknowledge the role played by all the other co-organizers; namely the UNDP; the World Bank Group as well as our own African Union Commission who worked tirelessly to ensure that TICAD VI was a resounding success. Similarly, I express... Read more
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Reuters
Gabon opposition candidate says he's winning presidential votea field of 10 candidates in Saturday's election, Ping, 73, is Bongo's main riva
Gabon opposition candidate says he's winning presidential vote
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
a field of 10 candidates in Saturday's election, Ping, 73, is Bongo's main rival. A former foreign minister and African Union Commission chairman, he was a close ally of the president's father, Omar Bongo, who ruled for 42 years until... Read more
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FOX News
Both sides in Gabon poll predict win as votes are countedthe death of his father, who ruled for more than 40 years. His strongest chall
Both sides in Gabon poll predict win as votes are counted
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
the death of his father, who ruled for more than 40 years. His strongest challenger is Jean Ping, a former chair of the African Union Commission. Bongo's spokesman Alain-Claude Bilie-By-Nze said late Saturday that the president was "en route to... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Both sides in Gabon poll predict win as votes are countedthe death of his father, who ruled for more than 40 years. His strongest chall
Both sides in Gabon poll predict win as votes are counted
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
the death of his father, who ruled for more than 40 years. His strongest challenger is Jean Ping, a former chair of the African Union Commission. Bongo's spokesman Alain-Claude Bilie-By-Nze said late Saturday that the president was "en route to... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Both sides in Gabon poll predict win as votes are countedthe death of his father, who ruled for more than 40 years. His strongest chall
Both sides in Gabon poll predict win as votes are counted
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
the death of his father, who ruled for more than 40 years. His strongest challenger is Jean Ping, a former chair of the African Union Commission. Bongo's spokesman Alain-Claude Bilie-By-Nze said late Saturday that the president was "en route to... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Bongo's fate in the balance as Gabon goes to the polls40 percent for Bongo, according to an incomplete early estimate by his team. S
Bongo's fate in the balance as Gabon goes to the polls
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
40 percent for Bongo, according to an incomplete early estimate by his team. Shortly after voting began, Ping -- an ex-African Union Commission chief -- warned that his rival was trying to steal the election. He alleged that a decision by the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Bongo aims to extend 50-year family rule in Gabon electionWest Africa-focused PM Consulting. The mixed-race son of a wealthy Chinese tra
Bongo aims to extend 50-year family rule in Gabon election
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
West Africa-focused PM Consulting. The mixed-race son of a wealthy Chinese trader, Ping is a former foreign minister and African Union Commission chairman who was once close to Omar Bongo and even had a relationship with his daughter, Pascaline,... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Voting closes in Gabon where president vies to extend powerof inciting violence. The most formidable challenge among nine opponents comes
Voting closes in Gabon where president vies to extend power
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 3 days ago
of inciting violence. The most formidable challenge among nine opponents comes from Jean Ping, a former chair of the African Union Commission who managed to get several other aspirants to rally around his candidacy. Bongo's bid for a second... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Voting closes in Gabon where president vies to extend powerof inciting violence. The most formidable challenge among nine opponents comes
Voting closes in Gabon where president vies to extend power
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
of inciting violence. The most formidable challenge among nine opponents comes from Jean Ping, a former chair of the African Union Commission who managed to get several other aspirants to rally around his candidacy. Bongo's bid for a second... Read more
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