Africa Yearbook Online

Get access

Gabon (Vol 15, 2018)
(2,770 words)

See also Gabon 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2019.

Contents Volume 15, 2018.

After nearly two years’ delay, legislative elections were finally held in October. The ruling ‘Parti Democratique Gabonais’ (pdg) retained a two-thirds majority in the National Assembly, winning 98 of the 143 seats. President Ali Bongo subsequently suffered a stroke while on a trip to Saudi Arabia. After being released from hospi…

Cite this page
Yates, Douglas, “Gabon (Vol 15, 2018)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 01 December 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2018_COM_0027>
First published online: 2019



▲   Back to top   ▲