COAT OF ARMS
Government: Dominant-Party Presidential Republic
Current President: Ali Ben Bongo Ondimba
Population: 2,230,908 (2020)
Land Size: 267,667 sq km (103,347 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Fri - Sep 11, 2020: Gambia Must Stand Sturdy to Stun Gabon to Boost AFCON Qualification Chances - AllAfrica News: Gabon
[The Point] The Gambia must stand strong to stun Gabon in their qualifiers match in November 2020 to qualify for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations.
- Sat - Sep 5, 2020: Germany, France Slam U.S. Over Sanctions Against ICC Chief Prosecutor - AllAfrica News: Gabon
[DW] Germany calls US sanctions against the International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor Fatou Bensouda "a serious mistake" while France describes them as a "grave attack".
- Fri - Aug 28, 2020: Hamza Barry to Miss Gambia, Gabon AFCON Qualifiers Spar - AllAfrica News: Gabon
[The Point] Influential midfielder Hamza Barry is set to miss The Gambia's decisive 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers away to Gabon in November 2020.
- Fri - Aug 21, 2020: Afcon Qualifiers to Restart in Nov. As Gambia to Clash With Gabon - AllAfrica News: Gabon
[The Point] The 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers will resume in October 2020, according to news reaching Pointsports Desk.