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Gabon (Vol 16, 2019)
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See also Gabon 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018.

Contents Volume 16, 2019.

A tense and confused political situation saw one attempted coup and nine cabinet reshuffles over the course of the year, yet armed forces remained loyal to the ruling Bongo family, and changes in the oil and mining codes attracted new investors to the extractive industries.

Domestic Politics

On 7 January, before dawn, on the radio waves of ‘Radio Télévision Gabonaise’ (rt…

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Yates, Douglas, “Gabon (Vol 16, 2019)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 28 January 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2019_COM_0027>
First published online: 2020



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