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Gabon: half a century ruled by Bongo family...

Following the events of Monday in Gabon's capital, let's have a look at the highlights in the history of the small central African country.

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Gov’t inflexibility hurting Opposition

Opposition MPs observed that it remained difficult to actively ensure consensus in terms of policies and issues raised by the Opposition in the House....

Gambian protesters demand ex-spy chief's...

The main target of their anger is Yankuba Badjie, who headed the National Intelligence Agency (NIA).

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African troops on standby as Gambia deadline...

Jammeh's mandate was due to end at midnight (local and GMT) but he has steadfastly refused to leave office.

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African leaders up pressure as Jammeh faces...

But the strongman, in power for 22 years, has vowed to stay in office until a dispute over the election result is resolved.

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On The Gambia, Jammeh and looming ECOWAS...

The Gambians went to a highly contested poll that saw the opposition edge over Jammeh.

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Gambia president orders electoral commission...

Court sources say six foreign judges have now been appointed by Jammeh to serve on the Supreme Court to hear his complaint.


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In pictures: 24 years of King Oyo...

Rukirabasaija Oyo Nyimba Kabamba Iguru Rukidi IV has occupied the Toro kingdom throne for nearly two-and-a-half decades now. We take a look at how far he has come.