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BW Energy secures up to $300m to finance Gabon field development

Splash24/7 09 Aug 2022
Norway’s BW Energy, an affiliate of the BW Group, has sealed an up to $300m international reserve based loan to finance the further development of its Dussafu license offshore Gabon ... BW Energy’s main assets are 73.5% of the producing Dussafu marine permit offshore Gabon and a 95% ...

Gabon: ASO Stade Mandji Clinch League Title

All Africa 03 Aug 2022
ASO Stade Mandji of Port-Gentil, has emerged winner of the 2022 Gabonese National Division one football championship, following their 1-0 win over Union Sportive of Bitam on Sunday July 31, 2022 ....

France Charges Five More Members of Gabon Ruling Dynasty in 85 Million Euro Fraud Case

All Africa 31 Jul 2022
France has charged five more children of former Gabonese president Omar Bongo in a long-running inquiry into the financing of the late president's real estate empire, said to be worth 85 million euros ....

Apollo records good results from drilling programme in Gabon

Mining Weekly 29 Jul 2022
ASX-listed Apollo Minerals says the Eastern Dikaki high-grade zone (Dikaki-East) at its Kroussou zinc/lead ...

France charges 5 more of Gabon ex-leader's children: judicial source

Urdu Point 29 Jul 2022
Paris, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 29th Jul, 2022 ) .France has filed charges against five more children of former Gabonese president Omar Bongo over allegedly benefiting from ill-gotten assets, a judicial source said Friday ... It was not immediately clear who the fifth child was ... He had 54 children ... Grace, Betty, Arthur and Hermine Bongo ... ....
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Image showing Street, Quesban Gabon, Calasiao, Pangasinan, 	 October 31, 2019.

Gabon ushers in sovereign carbon era for net-zero corporations

GreenBiz 27 Jul 2022
Last month, the African nation of Gabon reported it would be coming to market with a multi-million-ton offering of emissions reductions, achieved since it endorsed the Paris Agreement in 2015, under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) REDD+ mechanism.

Françafrique is back: Macron’s visit to Cameroon signals Colonisation 2.0

The Guardian 26 Jul 2022
The French president sees himself as a break from old colonial ways ... Françafrique is back. The question is what this means for the future of millions ... ....

Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Dendias’ statements following his meeting with Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Gabon, Michael Moussa Adamo (Athens, 25.07. 2022) (Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Hellenic Republic)

Public Technologies 25 Jul 2022
Amyras, Minister, it is a great pleasure to welcome you today in Athens, on the first visit of a Gabonese Minister to Greece, just a few months following my own visit to Libreville, where I had the great honor of being received by the President of the Republic of Gabon, Ali Bongo.

Daughter of the late president of Gabon stole millions from dad’s estate: lawsuit

New York Post 25 Jul 2022
More On. estates ... report ... A daughter of Gabon’s late President Omar Bongo has for years been siphoning money from her dad’s estate – blowing the cash on jewelry, luxury vacations and jaunts on yachts and private jets, a new $50 million lawsuit alleges ... Ms ... His son Ali Bongo Ondimba has been president of Gabon since his father’s death ... ....

If Gabon’s Largest-Ever Carbon Credit Sale Works, It Will Be World-Changing

Forbes 24 Jul 2022
Africa's Gabon will hold the largest ever sale of carbon credits, raising potentially more than $2 billion. It is giving rainforest nations hope, and could be a blueprint for other tropical countries ... .

Ex-Gabon oil firm chief gets 12-year jail sentence for corruption

Al Jazeera 22 Jul 2022
A Gabon court has handed down a sentence to the former director of the Gabon Oil Company following an investigation on corruption charges involving him and two other former employees of the state oil firm ... Treasurer Carelle Ndemengane was acquitted by the jury, French radio station RFI has reported ... “Justice has been served.” ... .

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