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Gabon bans eating of pangolin and bats amid...

The novel coronavirus is believed to have come from bats, but researchers think it might have spread to humans via another mammal.

Gabon bans tourists from seeing gorillas...

Gabon closed tourist activities in their parks to avoid any risk of transmissions between the humans and the animals.

Gabon's president spokesman detained in graft...

Gabonese President Ali Bongo Ondimba said last month he was "fiercely determined" to push ahead with a campaign against graft despite questions over his...

Gabon to be first African nation paid to...

The "historic" 10-year deal will be awarded to Gabon for "both reducing its greenhouse gas emissions from deforestation and degradation, and absorptions...

Gabon insists president 'firmly in control'...

The opposition has claimed that President Bongo is unfit to lead after the stroke in October, and his every move is now scrutinised for signs of his state...

Gabon leader sacks vice president, forestry...

The president did not give a reason for the sackings of Vice President Pierre Claver Maganga Moussavou and Forestry and Environment Minister Guy Bertrand...

Gabon government shutters schools after grant...

Organisations representing high school students called on pupils to demonstrate peacefully on Monday, when a new term began, and to stay on the streets...

Gabon coup bid highlights country in grip...

Gabon has been without effective government since October, when President Ali Bongo suffered a stroke while visiting Saudi Arabia.

Key things to know about Gabon

Gabon has enjoyed relative political stability since its independence in 1960 and has had just three presidents over half a century.

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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