Gabon's Constitutional Court has validated the re-election of President Ali Bongo, rejecting opposition leader Jean Ping's application for a recount of votes, Radio France Internationale reported...
Gabon's opposition leader has applied to the country's Constitutional Court for a recount of last month's contested election, Radio France Internationale reported Friday.
There are enough questions about the outcome of last week's Gabonese elections
Thousands of opposition supports have been arrested in the wake of rioting that erupted over the election victory of President Ali Bongo, according to opposition leader Jean Ping.
Twenty-seven Gabonese opposition members were stopped by police from leaving the headquarters of their leader Jean Ping, after rioting erupted over the election victory of rival President Ali...
Gabon opposition leader Jean Ping orchestrated violence that followed the re-election of President Ali Bongo, a government official alleged Thursday.
Violence reportedly broke out in Gabon late Wednesday following the re-election of President Ali Bongo, with security forces allegedly attacking the headquarters of the opposition.
President Ali Bongo Wednesday won presidential elections by a small margin in the central African nation of Gabon, extending his family’s 49-year reign.