Ali Bongo Ondimba
Gabon's Bongo set for return to world stage at summit
Gabonese President Ali Bongo Ondimba is scheduled to make a comeback on the international diplomatic scene on Wednesday, nearly 14 months after he fell ill with a stroke.
Gabon president's ex-cabinet director detained
Brice Laccruche Alihanga, former cabinet director of Gabonese President Ali Bongo Ondimba, was detained Friday on embezzlement charges, his lawyer told AFP.
African leaders seek $1billion for Elephant conservation
Amid the urgent and complex global challenge that illegal wildlife trade poses, Nigeria and other African leaders have called on international donors to commit $1 billion over the next 12 years to save continent’s remaining elephants.
Gabon's Bongo says poll rivals have 'no chance'
President Ali Bongo Ondimba of Gabon wrote off Friday his political opponents' chances in an upcoming presidential election, saying they were "afraid" because they had "no chance of winning".
Gabon's Bongo to stand for re-election in August
President Ali Bongo Ondimba, whose father ruled oil-rich Gabon for 41 years, said Saturday that he will contest a presidential election in August.