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Omar Bongo Ondimba (Le Grand Camarade)

Date of Birth: 30/12/1935
Place of Birth: Lewai
Died: 8/6/2009


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Looking for a sense of security

Omar Bongo Ondimba is from the Bateke, who span the Gabonese-Congolese border, and his opponenets claim that he is Congolese...


Franc Afrique

The decision may force the reopening of a 2007 police investigation into the assets of Presidents Omar Bongo Ondimba (Gabon), Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo (Equatorial Guinea)and Denis Sassou-Nguesso (Congo-Brazzaville) that was abruptly shut down...


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Brothers and enemies

Gabon's President Omar Bongo Ondimba, Burkinabè President Blaise Compaoré and Libya's Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi tried to mediate but failed...


Words like freedom

Ossébi and Toungamani were planning to join an international legal complaint against Sassou-Nguesso - he is expected to run for re-election in July after a non-consecutive 24 years in power - and the presidents of neighbouring Equatorial Guinea and Gabon, Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo and Omar Bongo Ondimba...


Farewell, Lady Bongo

Some see it as marking the fading of President Omar Bongo Ondimba’s supremacy...


Unfinished business

A new book by Pierre Péan, Le Monde selon K (The World according to K) investigates Kouchner's well paid work for Sassou-Nguesso and Omar Bongo Ondimba of Gabon, prior to his joining the French government in May 2007...


Diversions and deviations at the Summit

Ping, who is strongly influenced by the close ties of his President, Omar Bongo Ondimba, with President Omer, is trying to persuade European governments to agree to a one-year suspension of the warrant, while an African court investigates the case...


Credits crunched

Africa advisor at the Elysée Bruno Joubert will be awaiting a ruling by Paris's parquet on the admissibility of a civil case against Gabon's President Omar Bongo Ondimba, Congo-Brazzaville's President Denis Sassou-Nguesso and Equatorial Guinea's President Teodoro Obiang Nguema for theft of public funds...


Old wounds, new crises

GABON: House of Bongo The Libreville talk is all about an economy after oil and a political system after President El Hadj Omar Bongo Ondimba...


Wade's monumental error

Wade's monument stands as a rejection of those lofty goals: instead of commissioning one of Africa's many internationally renowned sculptors to design the monument, Wade hired North Korea's Mansudae Overseas Project Group which specialises in building monuments of the neo-Stalinist school for such autocrats as Equatorial Guinea's Teodoro Obiang Nguema, Gabon's late Omar Bongo Ondimba and Togo's late Gnassingbé Eyadéma...


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