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AllAfrica.com
Tense Gabon Awaits Court Ruling On Presidential Vote27 election by a margin of fewer than 6,000 votes. But rival Jean Ping, a care
Tense Gabon Awaits Court Ruling On Presidential Vote
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
27 election by a margin of fewer than 6,000 votes. But rival Jean Ping, a career diplomat and former chairman of the African Union Commission, filed a legal challenge and demanded a recount, saying that the vote was fraudulent. The court met... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
AU, AFRIMA Partner Felabration 2016Following the successful release of the full Nominees List for the 2016 All Afr
AU, AFRIMA Partner Felabration 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 hours ago
Following the successful release of the full Nominees List for the 2016 All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, the African Union Commission, AUC, and the International Committee of AFRIMA have entered into partnership with Felabration 2016, the annual... Read more
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Reuters
Gabon opposition leader rejects ruling upholding Bongo poll winwas president of Gabon for 42 years. Ping, a lifelong political insider in Gab
Gabon opposition leader rejects ruling upholding Bongo poll win
Reuters / Posted yesterday
was president of Gabon for 42 years. Ping, a lifelong political insider in Gabon who has also served as chairman of the African Union Commission, was a close ally of Omar Bongo. President Ali Bongo sought to ease tensions on Saturday, calling... Read more
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Swissinfo
Gabon opposition leader rejects ruling upholding Bongo poll winwas president of Gabon for 42 years. Ping, a lifelong political insider in Gab
Gabon opposition leader rejects ruling upholding Bongo poll win
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
was president of Gabon for 42 years. Ping, a lifelong political insider in Gabon who has also served as chairman of the African Union Commission, was a close ally of Omar Bongo. President Ali Bongo sought to ease tensions on Saturday, calling... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Gabon opposition leader rejects court ruling upholding Bongo poll winwas president of Gabon for 42 years. Ping, a lifelong political insider in Gab
Gabon opposition leader rejects court ruling upholding Bongo poll win
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
was president of Gabon for 42 years. Ping, a lifelong political insider in Gabon who has also served as chairman of the African Union Commission, was a close ally of Omar Bongo. President Ali Bongo sought to ease tensions on Saturday, calling... Read more
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2d
Channel NewsAsia
Gabon opposition leader rejects court ruling upholding Bongo poll winwas president of Gabon for 42 years. Ping, a lifelong political insider in Gab
Gabon opposition leader rejects court ruling upholding Bongo poll win
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
was president of Gabon for 42 years. Ping, a lifelong political insider in Gabon who has also served as chairman of the African Union Commission, was a close ally of Omar Bongo. President Ali Bongo sought to ease tensions on Saturday, calling... Read more
61 related stories
2d
Swissinfo
Gabon opposition leader rejects court ruling upholding Bongo poll winwas president of Gabon for 42 years. Ping, a lifelong political insider in Gab
Gabon opposition leader rejects court ruling upholding Bongo poll win
Swissinfo / Posted 2 days ago
was president of Gabon for 42 years. Ping, a lifelong political insider in Gabon who has also served as chairman of the African Union Commission, was a close ally of Omar Bongo. President Ali Bongo sought to ease tensions on Saturday, calling... Read more
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2d
AllAfrica.com
Africa Is Not Risky for Infrastructure Investment, Says ECA's LopesNEPAD, Mr. Jeff Radebe, Minister in the Presidency, South Africa, Ms. Fatima Ha
Africa Is Not Risky for Infrastructure Investment, Says ECA's Lopes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
NEPAD, Mr. Jeff Radebe, Minister in the Presidency, South Africa, Ms. Fatima Haram Acyl, Commissioner for Trade and Industry, African Union Commission, Mr. Mukisa Kituyi, Secretary General, UNCTAD, Andrew M. Hersowitz, the Coordinator, Power Af... Read more
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Reuters
Gabon increases security after court upholds Bongo poll winspeaking on behalf of the candidate. Ping, a lifelong political insider in Gab
Gabon increases security after court upholds Bongo poll win
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
speaking on behalf of the candidate. Ping, a lifelong political insider in Gabon who has also served as chairman of the African Union Commission, was in meetings with advisors on Saturday and declined to comment directly on the court ruling. In... Read more
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2d
AllAfrica.com
Court Upholds President Ali Bongo's Election Winas the ruling was announced. Security stepped up At the Libreville residence
Court Upholds President Ali Bongo's Election Win
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
as the ruling was announced. Security stepped up At the Libreville residence of the opposition leader - a former African Union Commission chairman - about a dozen of his supporters sat beside a swimming pool, watching in silence as a... Read more
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2d
Aljazeera
Gabon: Court upholds President Ali Bongo's election winas the ruling was announced. Security stepped up At the Libreville residence
Gabon: Court upholds President Ali Bongo's election win
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
as the ruling was announced. Security stepped up At the Libreville residence of the opposition leader - a former African Union Commission chairman - about a dozen of his supporters sat beside a swimming pool, watching in silence as a... Read more
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2d
Eye Witness News
Gabon court upholds Bongo poll victory rejects opposition challengewon the poll, is ready to enter talks with the government. At the Libreville r
Gabon court upholds Bongo poll victory rejects opposition challenge
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
won the poll, is ready to enter talks with the government. At the Libreville residence of the opposition leader, a former African Union Commission chairman, around a dozen of his supporters sat beside a swimming pool, watching in silence as a... Read more
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2d
Channel NewsAsia
Gabon court upholds Bongo poll victory, rejects opposition challengewon the poll, is ready to enter talks with the government. At the Libreville r
Gabon court upholds Bongo poll victory, rejects opposition challenge
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
won the poll, is ready to enter talks with the government. At the Libreville residence of the opposition leader - a former African Union Commission chairman - around a dozen of his supporters sat beside a swimming pool, watching in silence as a... Read more
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3d
The Times & The Sunday Times
Tense Gabon awaits court ruling on presidential vote27 election by a margin of fewer than 6,000 votes. But rival Jean Ping, a care
Tense Gabon awaits court ruling on presidential vote
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
27 election by a margin of fewer than 6,000 votes. But rival Jean Ping, a career diplomat and former chairman of the African Union Commission, filed a legal challenge and demanded a recount, saying that the vote was fraudulent. The court met... Read more
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3d
Aljazeera
Tense Gabon awaits court ruling on presidential vote27 election by a margin of fewer than 6,000 votes. But rival Jean Ping, a care
Tense Gabon awaits court ruling on presidential vote
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
27 election by a margin of fewer than 6,000 votes. But rival Jean Ping, a career diplomat and former chairman of the African Union Commission, filed a legal challenge and demanded a recount, saying that the vote was fraudulent. The court met... Read more
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3d
Mail & Guardian
Dlamini-Zuma takes lead in race to succeed JZAfrican Union Commission chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma appears to have tak
Dlamini-Zuma takes lead in race to succeed JZ
Mail & Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
African Union Commission chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma appears to have taken an early lead in the race to replace Jacob Zuma as ANC president, with the ANC Youth League expected to become the latest party structure to throw its weight behind her... Read more
3d
AllAfrica.com
Lamamra, Zuma Underscore 'Need' for Strengthening AU's Role Within UN— Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation
Lamamra, Zuma Underscore 'Need' for Strengthening AU's Role Within UN
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
— Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Ramtane Lamamra and Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AU) Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma underscored Tuesday in New York "the need" for strengthening the role,... Read more
4d
AllAfrica.com
Opposition Warned Against Violence Ahead of Court Rulingincumbent President Ali Bongo by less than 6,000 votes, extending his family's
Opposition Warned Against Violence Ahead of Court Ruling
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
incumbent President Ali Bongo by less than 6,000 votes, extending his family's half-century grip on power. Ping, a former African Union commission chief, said as many as 100 people were killed in the violence and he filed a request for a recount,... Read more
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5d
Reuters
Gabon warns opposition against violence ahead of court rulingincumbent President Ali Bongo by less than 6,000 votes, extending his family's
Gabon warns opposition against violence ahead of court ruling
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
incumbent President Ali Bongo by less than 6,000 votes, extending his family's half-century grip on power. Ping, a former African Union commission chief, said as many as 100 people were killed in the violence and he filed a request for a recount,... Read more
5d
Channel NewsAsia
Gabon warns opposition against violence ahead of court rulingevidence to the court rejecting Ping's allegations and countering that the oppo
Gabon warns opposition against violence ahead of court ruling
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
evidence to the court rejecting Ping's allegations and countering that the opposition leader - a former chairman of the African Union commission - had himself organised fraud. Ping is a lifelong insider to Gabonese politics. He was a close ally... Read more
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7d
AllAfrica.com
Pigs Demo Against 'Mps Greed' to Continue, Youths Warnshe has been moving, receiving Shs 3bn in order to go and campaign for a failur
Pigs Demo Against 'Mps Greed' to Continue, Youths Warn
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
she has been moving, receiving Shs 3bn in order to go and campaign for a failure [Specioza Kazibwe for chairperson of the African Union Commission,]. After that, [she demanded that] they should increase her budget in the Leader of Opposition's... Read more
10d
CNET
US official: The Internet can stand on its own now (Q&A)countries from the developing world. In the wake of our announcement, we got a
US official: The Internet can stand on its own now (Q&A)
CNET / Posted 10 days ago
countries from the developing world. In the wake of our announcement, we got a very strong supporting announcement from the African Union Commission, which reflects the commitment on their part to multistakeholder governance. The prospects are... Read more
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10d
AllAfrica.com
NGO Letter Regarding the Human Rights Situation in SudanNo Mercy", September 2015. [17] UN Security Council, "Special report of the Se
NGO Letter Regarding the Human Rights Situation in Sudan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
No Mercy", September 2015. [17] UN Security Council, "Special report of the Secretary-General and the Chairperson of the African Union Commission on the African Union-United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur", 8 June 2016. [18] Human Rights... Read more
10d
AllAfrica.com
Liberia's Health Minister Supports Former French Minister for Who Positionsaid that Tedros's candidacy is "legitimate" and his possible election "would o
Liberia's Health Minister Supports Former French Minister for Who Position
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
said that Tedros's candidacy is "legitimate" and his possible election "would only be fair for Africa". Chairperson of the African Union Commission, South African Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma also attended the conference in support to Africa's candidate... Read more
11d
AllAfrica.com
President Museveni in Arrives in Somalia for IGAD SummitTulyamuhika, Deputy Ambassador, Major General Nathan Mugisha, the Deputy Specia
President Museveni in Arrives in Somalia for IGAD Summit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Tulyamuhika, Deputy Ambassador, Major General Nathan Mugisha, the Deputy Special Representative to the Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Ms. Lydia Wanyoto, and the Commander of the Ugandan Troops in Somalia, Brig. Samuel... Read more
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11d
AllAfrica.com
Dlamini Zuma - Africa United Behind TanzaniaAddis Ababa — THE Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC), Dr Nkosaza
Dlamini Zuma - Africa United Behind Tanzania
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Addis Ababa — THE Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC), Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, has expressed the continent's solidarity with Tanzania following an earthquake whose death toll is rising. The 5.7-magnitude earthquake that hit the... Read more
11d
AllAfrica.com
U.S.$ 30 Billion Pledge Boosts Hopes for Farming in Africahistoric investments represent just the first wave of support for the new 'Seiz
U.S.$ 30 Billion Pledge Boosts Hopes for Farming in Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
historic investments represent just the first wave of support for the new 'Seize the Moment' campaign one backed by the African Union Commission, the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD), the African Development Bank, the Alliance... Read more
12d
AllAfrica.com
Moreira Chonguica Nominated for All Africa Music AwardSerena Hotel". The nomination is in the Best African Jazz category. The nomine
Moreira Chonguica Nominated for All Africa Music Award
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Serena Hotel". The nomination is in the Best African Jazz category. The nominees for all the categories are chosen by the African Union Commission (AUC) and the AFIRMA jury. Commenting on the nomination process, AFIRMA's Matlou Tsotetsi stated,... Read more
12d
AllAfrica.com
Moreira Chonguica Nominated for All Africa Music AwardsSerena Hotel”. The nomination is in the Best African Jazz category. The nomine
Moreira Chonguica Nominated for All Africa Music Awards
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Serena Hotel”. The nomination is in the Best African Jazz category. The nominees for all the categories are chosen by the African Union Commission (AUC) and the AFIRMA jury. Commenting on the nomination process, AFIRMA's Matlou Tsotetsi stated,... Read more
13d
AllAfrica.com
PPPs Key to Our Desired Infrastructure Developmentby way of multilateral cooperation and partnerships. There are five co-organise
PPPs Key to Our Desired Infrastructure Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
by way of multilateral cooperation and partnerships. There are five co-organisers of TICAD, the Government of Japan, The African Union Commission (AUC), The World Bank and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). TICAD has always... Read more
14d
AllAfrica.com
Political Will to Inform Success of New AU Funding Modelleaders- Macky Sall (Senegal), Goodluck Johnathan (Nigeria), Ibrahim Babacar Ke
Political Will to Inform Success of New AU Funding Model
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
leaders- Macky Sall (Senegal), Goodluck Johnathan (Nigeria), Ibrahim Babacar Keita (Mali), and Yayi Boni (Benin) as well as African Union Commission (AUC) Chairperson Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma. African Heads of State and Government decided at the... Read more
14d
AllAfrica.com
AU Reforms 'Major Tool for New Funding Model Success'African Union Summit, took place in Kigali in July, ended with a commitment to
AU Reforms 'Major Tool for New Funding Model Success'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
African Union Summit, took place in Kigali in July, ended with a commitment to fast track initiatives designed to make the African Union Commission (AUC) financially independent. That independence, leaders said, is key to making the body more... Read more
16d
AllAfrica.com
10th African Development Forum to Go Beyond Sensational Debate on Migration – says ECA's Hamdokdebate, discuss and propose concrete strategies for Africa’s development. The
10th African Development Forum to Go Beyond Sensational Debate on Migration – says ECA's Hamdok
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
debate, discuss and propose concrete strategies for Africa’s development. The Forum is convened in collaboration with the African Union Commission, the African Development Bank and other key partners to establish an African-driven development... Read more
17d
AllAfrica.com
'Venson-Moitoi Credible'Serowe — President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama says he expects Botswana'
'Venson-Moitoi Credible'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Serowe — President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama says he expects Botswana's candidate for African Union Commission chairperson position, Dr Pelonomi Venson-Moitoi to win the position in next year's elective meeting. Speaking during a meeting at... Read more
17d
AllAfrica.com
Cassava Sector Targets N1.5 Trillion Output By 2021billion in investments to the agricultural sector in Africa. The investments d
Cassava Sector Targets N1.5 Trillion Output By 2021
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
billion in investments to the agricultural sector in Africa. The investments dubbed "Seize the Moment" are backed by the African Union Commission, the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD), the African Development Bank (AfDB), the... Read more
17d
AllAfrica.com
AFRIMA 2016 - Jury Releases Full Nominee ListThe African Union Commission, AUC, and the 13-man Jury of the All Africa Music
AFRIMA 2016 - Jury Releases Full Nominee List
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
The African Union Commission, AUC, and the 13-man Jury of the All Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, have released the highly anticipated 2016 nominees list for the Continental Categories of Africa's leading awards project. The 2016 AFRIMA continental... Read more
17d
AllAfrica.com
Leaders Pledge U.S.$30 Billion Support to Small-Scale Farmershistoric investments represent just the first wave of support for the new 'Seiz
Leaders Pledge U.S.$30 Billion Support to Small-Scale Farmers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
historic investments represent just the first wave of support for the new 'Seize the Moment' campaign one backed by the African Union Commission, the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD), the African Development Bank, the Alliance... Read more
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iol.co.za
Gabon opposition leader challenges votehe would ask the constitutional court to investigate irregularities in Ping's s
Gabon opposition leader challenges vote
iol.co.za / Posted 17 days ago
he would ask the constitutional court to investigate irregularities in Ping's stronghold and elsewhere. Ping, a former African Union Commission chairman, was an ally of Omar Bongo but fell out with his son and resigned from the ruling party in... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Gabon opposition leader challenges vote as mediation mission postponedhe would ask the constitutional court to investigate irregularities in Ping's s
Gabon opposition leader challenges vote as mediation mission postponed
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 17 days ago
he would ask the constitutional court to investigate irregularities in Ping's stronghold and elsewhere. Ping, a former African Union Commission chairman, was an ally of Omar Bongo but fell out with his son and resigned from the ruling party in... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Gabon opposition leader challenges vote as mediation mission postponedhe would ask the constitutional court to investigate irregularities in Ping’s s
Gabon opposition leader challenges vote as mediation mission postponed
Eye Witness News / Posted 17 days ago
he would ask the constitutional court to investigate irregularities in Ping’s stronghold and elsewhere. Ping, a former African Union Commission chairman, was an ally of Omar Bongo but fell out with his son and resigned from the ruling party in... Read more
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18d
Channel NewsAsia
Opponents of Gabon's Bongo face deadline for poll challengeParty (PDG) has suffered a series of high-level defections in recent years. Pi
Opponents of Gabon's Bongo face deadline for poll challenge
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
Party (PDG) has suffered a series of high-level defections in recent years. Ping, a life-long political insider and former African Union Commission chairman, was a close ally of President Omar Bongo but fell out with his son and resigned from the... Read more
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18d
Reuters
Opponents of Gabon's Bongo face deadline for poll challengeParty (PDG) has suffered a series of high-level defections in recent years. Pi
Opponents of Gabon's Bongo face deadline for poll challenge
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
Party (PDG) has suffered a series of high-level defections in recent years. Ping, a life-long political insider and former African Union Commission chairman, was a close ally of President Omar Bongo but fell out with his son and resigned from the... Read more
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18d
AllAfrica.com
Electoral Chaos Leaves Gabon in a State of Uncertaintymarried to Ali's sister Pascaline, Ping could not claim to be a new face. Indee
Electoral Chaos Leaves Gabon in a State of Uncertainty
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
married to Ali's sister Pascaline, Ping could not claim to be a new face. Indeed, having also served a term as chair of the African Union Commission, he is very much part of the establishment. But he cleverly tapped into the current mood,... Read more
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18d
AllAfrica.com
Ali Bongo Hits Back At EU Over Poll 'Anomalies'in the capital, Libreville, was also torched in protests over the result. Call
Ali Bongo Hits Back At EU Over Poll 'Anomalies'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
in the capital, Libreville, was also torched in protests over the result. Calls for recount Ping, a 72-year-old former African Union Commission chairman, has yet to announce whether he will challenge the election result in the Constitutional... Read more
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18d
The Times & The Sunday Times
EU election doubts just bias, says BongoBongo said: "Mr Ping's call went unheeded ... it failed. "Chaos will not take
EU election doubts just bias, says Bongo
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 18 days ago
Bongo said: "Mr Ping's call went unheeded ... it failed. "Chaos will not take hold." Bongo accused Ping, who is a former African Union Commission chairman, of attempting "massive fraud" and said that it was difficult to envisage dialogue with... Read more
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19d
Aljazeera
Gabon's Ali Bongo hits back at EU over poll 'anomalies'in the capital, Libreville, was also torched in protests over the result. Call
Gabon's Ali Bongo hits back at EU over poll 'anomalies'
Aljazeera / Posted 19 days ago
in the capital, Libreville, was also torched in protests over the result. Calls for recount Ping, a 72-year-old former African Union Commission chairman, has yet to announce whether he will challenge the election result in the Constitutional... Read more
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19d
AllAfrica.com
Climate Change Policies - Cameroon's Richard Munang Gains Recognitionagriculture paradigm shift to address food security and build climate resilienc
Climate Change Policies - Cameroon's Richard Munang Gains Recognition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
agriculture paradigm shift to address food security and build climate resilience. As a result of these efforts, the African Union Commission considers the approach among priority mechanisms for delivering the strategy and roadmap of Malabo... Read more
19d
dna
Gabon's Ali Bongo says for Constitutional Court to rule on vote recountfew citizens in the capital Libreville appeared to heed his defeated rival Jean
Gabon's Ali Bongo says for Constitutional Court to rule on vote recount
dna / Posted 19 days ago
few citizens in the capital Libreville appeared to heed his defeated rival Jean Ping's strike call as economic activity picked back up. Ping, a former African Union Commission chairman whodeclared himself Gabon's leader, said his fight was not... Read more
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19d
Eye Witness News
Gabon leader under scrutiny as EU questions election winall calls to publish more detailed results, prompting the justice minister to r
Gabon leader under scrutiny as EU questions election win
Eye Witness News / Posted 19 days ago
all calls to publish more detailed results, prompting the justice minister to resign. Ping, a former diplomat and African Union Commission chairman, said he welcomed all efforts at mediation, adding: “We want democracy and peace to... Read more
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19d
News.com.au
EU questions Gabon leader's election winDeby, one of Africa's longest-ruling presidents and the current chair of the pa
EU questions Gabon leader's election win
News.com.au / Posted 19 days ago
Deby, one of Africa's longest-ruling presidents and the current chair of the pan-African body. Ping, a former diplomat and African Union Commission chairman, said he had been told the delegation would arrive on Thursday. He said he had no faith in... Read more
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