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:
- Mon - Oct 11, 2021: Angola Vs Gabon - Race to the World Cup - AllAfrica News: Gabon
[ANGOP] Luanda -- The Angolan national team, ranked third in group F with three points, seek to get ahead in the race of access to the next world cup, when they face Gabon (4th and last, with 1 point) this Monday, in Franceville Stadium, in a match for the fourth round of the eliminatory stage.
- Mon - Oct 4, 2021: New Global Probe Exposes African Leaders' Secret Offshore Wealth - AllAfrica News: Gabon
[allAfrica] Cape Town -- A number of African leaders have been named by an international consortium of journalists as secretly owning assets overseas which show some of them to be enormously wealthy compared to the citizens of their own countries.
- Wed - Sep 22, 2021: Presidential Election - New Eligibility Conditions Afoot - AllAfrica News: Gabon
[Cameroon Tribune] A new bill modifying certain electoral articles has been proposed by the National Assembly.