GABON | GABON

17-May-2019 to 21:44

Gabon suspends two newspapers over defamation claims

APA-Libreville (Gabon) — Two newspapers in Gabon have been suspended by the country's media regulator over defamation claims.

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17-May-2019 to 15:23

Gabon suspends officials over smuggled exotic wood

APA-Libreville (Gabon) By Isaac Mackanga — Several Gabonese Water and Forestry Service officials have been relieved of their duties following the disappearance last week of 353 containers of exotic wood at the port of Owendo, the Minister of Vocational Training has revealed.

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25-Apr-2019 to 13:33

Gabon’s palm oil production increases by 39.9 percent in one year

APA - Libreville (Gabon) — Palm oil production reached 37,117 tonnes in December 2018, an increase of 39.9 percent compared with 2017, the Gabonese Ministry of Economy said in a report copied to APA on Thursday.

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11-Apr-2019 to 11:32

Gabon closes schools until further notice

APA - Libreville (Gabon) — Gabon has reacted to students demonstrations by closing schools until further notice, according to a statement published on Thursday by the Ministry of Interior.

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22-Mar-2019 to 13:17

Gabon’s President to return home after three months in Morocco

APA-Libreville (Gabon) — Gabon’s President Ali Bongo Ondimba will be back in his country on Saturday, after a convalescence of nearly three months spent in Morocco, the Presidency announced in a statement on Thursday.

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18-Mar-2019 to 18:56

Gabon: Turkish Airlines swaps Boeing plane models

APA – Libreville (Gabon) – By Isaac Mackanga — The Turkish Airlines which operates five flights to Libreville per week, has replaced its Boeing 737 MAX 8 by another Boeing 737-900.

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14-Mar-2019 to 12:42

Power outages disrupt Gabon’s energy, water supply

APA - Libreville (APA) — The current disruptions to electricity supply in and around the Gabonese capital, Libreville, have caused a 10 percent loss of the “current production capacity” of the Gabon Energy and Water Company (SEEG), the company announced Thursday in a statement.

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