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Ailing Bongo expected home from Morocco

Last week, the country put down a coup attempt, capturing the rebel chief and killing two of his men

Power vacuum in Gabon: End of the Bongo dynasty?

Ali Bongo, has been in hospital for more than three weeks. Now the vice president’s powers have been extended to "ensure the continuity of the state"

France probes Africa’s big spenders

Police raids mar the luxurious haven of the super-rich leaders and their families.

Gabon polls open, ruling party confident of re-election

Gabon's voters went to the polls in legislative elections expected to hand an easy victory to President Ali Bongo's ruling party.

France probes African leaders’ wealth

Three African leaders and their families are to be investigated in Paris for allegedly embezzling state funds to acquire vast assets in France.

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