Tag: Libreville

Gabon’s Transportation Minister resigns in wake of ferry disaster

March 17, 2023

Brice Paillat, Gabon’s Transportation Minister, tendered on Thursday his resignation to President Ali Bongo Ondimba, few days after the sinking of a ferry off the ... Read More

Gabon detains several officials in wake of ferry disaster

March 16, 2023

Gabon authorities have detained several state officials in connection with the ferry disaster in which at least 21 people have died. A ferry known as ... Read More

King of Morocco meets with President Ali Bongo Ondimba, presents a donation of fertilizers for the benefit of Gabonese farmers

February 15, 2023

King Mohammed VI had, on Wednesday at the Presidential Palace in Libreville, a meeting with President Ali Bongo Ondimba of Gabon. This meeting, subsequently extended ... Read More

Gabon charges 2023 presidential elections candidate with terrorism

November 17, 2022

Gabonese authorities have hauled into prison Sosthene Orphee Lendjedi Ibola, a candidate for next year presidential election, on terrorism charges. The leader of Orientation Nouvelle ... Read More

France to build 500 classrooms in Gabon to help address overcrowding challenges

November 4, 2022

France’s development agency, Agence Française de Developpement (AFD), will build 500 school classrooms across Gabon for a total investment of 154 million euros in a ... Read More

Libreville: Mohammed VI Foundation for Environmental Protection Showcases Africa’s Climate Resilience

September 1, 2022

The Mohammed VI Foundation for Environmental Protection has highlighted the African climate resilience initiatives on the sidelines of UN Africa’s Climate Week, currently held in ... Read More

Gabon: EU Challenges Ali Bongo’s Upheld Victory

September 26, 2016

The Europe Union commission did not congratulate Ai Bongo for his re-election as it cast doubt on the fairness of the constitutional court, which, it ... Read More

Gabon: French Media Critical of Regime Denied Entry in Libreville

September 12, 2016

Gabonese authorities have refused to grant entry visa to French media deemed critical of Ali Bongo’s regime after French Socialist party and other political figures ... Read More

Morocco: King Mohammed VI visits several brother African countries

May 19, 2015

©Jonathan Rebboah/Wostok Press/MaxpppFrance,Paris24/05/2012Le Roi du Maroc Mohammed VI quitte le Palais de l Elysee The King of Morocco Mohammed VI at the Elysee Palace King ... Read More

“Train My Generation” Fund Set up to Address Youth Unemployment in Africa

June 17, 2013

A fund destined to promote the training of African youth, "Train My Generation," has been set up on the sidelines of the New York Africa ... Read More