President ali bongo
Gabon vows no mercy over theft of hardwood worth nearly $250 million
In late February and early March, the authorities uncovered and seized 392 containers with 5,000 cubic metres of illegally felled kevazingo wood in the port of Owendo - but by the end of April, 353 of the containers had disappeared.
The 59-year-old leader has not been back to Gabon since he fell ill in Saudi Arabia on 24 October and will address his nation from Morocco's capital Rabat, where he is recovering, a source told AFP.328 days ago
As he departed King Salman airbase on Wednesday night, Bongo was seen off by officials from the Saudi foreign ministry,the official Saudi Press Agency said.356 days ago
The controversial re-election of President Ali Bongo in August 2016 by just a few thousand votes led opposition leader Jean Ping to claim that victory had been stolen from him.411 days ago