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Gabon

Ali Ben Bongo Ondimba

Date of Birth: 9 February 1959
Place of Birth: Brazzaville, Congo-Brazzaville


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No man an island

The conflict lay dormant in the 1970s and restarted when President Omar Bongo Ondimba's son Ali Ben Bongo visited the islands in February 2003...


Time's up

The rival team is led by State Minister for the Interior and Minister of Defence Ali Ben Bongo Bongo's son and heir apparent...


Bongo-gate

Bongo is promising to pay poor people's electricity bills out of his own pocket and the rumour is that once elected he will hand over to his son Ali Ben Bongo...


The next caliph

Bongo's son Ali Bongo Ondimba has been Defence Minister since 1999...

Bongo's son Ali Bongo Ondimba has been Defence Minister since 1999...

One sign of dissent came on 10 February when a Muslim group decided it wanted to replace the President of the Supreme Islamic Council a post held by Ali Bongo...


Bongo for ever

He may have a long-term eye on the presidency but stronger contenders include the President's son Ali Bongo Ondimba (well connected in the United States) and former Defence Minister Idriss Ngari from Bongo's home region...

He may have a long-term eye on the presidency but stronger contenders include the President's son Ali Bongo Ondimba (well connected in the United States) and former Defence Minister Idriss Ngari from Bongo's home region...


Not warring but warning

There is no serious challenger: his son Ali Ben Bongo Defence Minister will succeed if and when the old man goes...


Hear those drums

His fellow Téké did well from a military reshuffle in September under Defence Minister Ali Bongo the President's son...


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