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Vol 4 (AAC) No 8

Published 1st June 2011


Gabon

Contracts galore but no delivery

On 1 June, President Ali Ben Bongo Ondimba sacked Housing Minister Blaise Louembe – who has only had the job since January – and the entire staff of the Housing Ministry for incompetence. The government had promised to build 5,000 low-cost houses per year, but a series of ministers has failed to deliver.

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