Gabon

Gabon court upholds President Bongo's re-election win

Opposition candidate Jean Ping had alleged fraud and appealed against Bongo's victory in the August election.

Gabon

Tense Gabon awaits court ruling on presidential vote

Court to rule on who will be president after disputed election resulted in violent protests and a political crisis.

Gabon

Gabon election: Jean Ping pleads with judges over vote

Opposition leader Ping says judges must choose between stability and instability when weighing call to nullify result.

Gabon

Gabon: Opposition leader takes vote challenge to court

Jean Ping lodges complaint with Constitutional Court contesting the official results of last month's presidential vote.

Gabon

Gabon's Ali Bongo hits back at EU over poll 'anomalies'

President accuses EU observation mission of bias and insists that only the country's top court can order a recount.

Gabon

'Clear anomaly' in Gabon presidential vote result: EU

Election observers say "integrity" of result has been compromised by "clear anomaly" in country's Haut-Ogooue province.

Politics

Gabon justice minister quits over poll result

Seraphin Moundounga resigns over government's failure to organise recount as President Bongo's win touches off riots.

Gabon

Gabon opposition chief Jean Ping calls for calm

Ping, who narrowly lost presidential vote, urges supporters to end violence as post-election unrest claims more lives.

Politics

Gabon opposition's Ping says he is rightful president

As country reels from violence after disputed result, opposition leader Jean Ping renews claim that he won the vote.

Gabon

Tensions simmer in Gabon over disputed vote result

Al Jazeera blocked from areas where rallies are held as clashes between protesters and police see more people killed.

Gabon

Opposition says Gabon vote 'a joke' as violence erupts

Jean Ping demands a recount under supervision of international monitors, as fresh clashes rock capital city.

Politics

Parliament set ablaze in Gabon as Bongo elected again

Protests in capital Libreville turn violent as supporters of opposition leader Jean Ping say the vote was "stolen".

Politics

Gabon: Ali Bongo wins re-election as president

Protests erupt as supporters of presidential challenger Jean Ping say the vote was "stolen".

Gabon

Opposition candidate claims Gabon presidential win

Jean Ping claims victory as incumbent President Ali Bongo says he is "calmly" awaiting Tuesday's official result.

Politics

Voting closes in Gabon as Ali Bongo seeks second term

Voters in the country to decide whether President Ali Bongo will remain in office or be unseated by a career diplomat.