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Gabon

Unpaid salaries, violated contracts and suspended championships mean Gabon's professional players for local clubs struggle to survive.  By Steeve JORDAN (AFP)

For Gabon's football players, the name of the game is survival

May 3, 2021 | Gabon

Dressed in a red Real Madrid jersey smeared with white, Gamamba Souleimane applies a fresh coat of paint to the walls of ...

Mar 18, 2021 | Gabon

With a personal record of 100 metres in 11.76 seconds, Gabon's Davy Moukagni has every reason to dream of mounting the p ...

Feb 4, 2021 | Gabon

The talks had failed and there were downcast faces in the car, which was all set to drive off. Suddenly a man rushed ...

Jan 21, 2021 | Gabon

Mipoko marvelled at the new spigots as she filled containers with water and loaded them onto a creaking wheelbarrow. ...

Dec 17, 2020 | Gabon

The scene looks like something out of a science fiction movie, or maybe some dystopian TV series. Six men in yellow b ...

Nov 19, 2020 | Gabon

Wiltrid Mabiala climbs to the top of a human pyramid -- backwards -- with the lithe agility of a cat. Six metres (20 fee ...

Nov 9, 2020 | Gabon

Gabon coach Patrice Neveu has hailed Arsenal forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as a humble superstar ahead of an Afric ...

Oct 26, 2020 | Gabon

Church leaders in Gabon are engaged in a fierce tussle with the government as it prepares to re-open places of worship a ...

Aug 16, 2020 | Gabon

Gabon on Monday marks 60 years since it gained independence from France, and yet a glance around the capital Libreville ...

Jul 18, 2020 | Gabon

We are delighted to hear the news of the appointment of Her Excellency Rose Christiane Ossouka Raponda, as the first ...

Jul 16, 2020 | Gabon

The president of Gabon, Ali Bongo Ondimba, on Thursday appointed the country's first woman prime minister, Rose Christia ...

Jun 24, 2020 | Gabon

A bill to decriminalise homosexual activity is making headway in Gabon, where such contact has been banned for nearly a ...

Jun 18, 2020 | Gabon

Amanda leans into the fridge, fishes out two ice-cold beers and quickly closes the door after taking a worried glance up ...

Apr 28, 2020 | Gabon

Gabon said Monday it was relaxing a two-week-old coronavirus lockdown in the capital Libreville and three neighbouring a ...

Apr 13, 2020 | Gabon

Gabon on Monday began confinement measures in the capital and three nearby municipalities in restrictions enforced by se ...