Jean Ping News

Gabon: half a century ruled by Bongo family

Bongo’s main rival is opposition leader Jean Ping, a veteran diplomat who once headed the African Union Commission and held senior UN posts.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 15, 2019

Gabon: Half a century ruled by Bongo family

Bongo's main rival is opposition leader Jean Ping, a veteran diplomat who once headed the African Union Commission and held senior UN posts.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 8, 2019

In his father's shadow: Gabonese President Ali Bongo

In 2016, he was narrowly re-elected for a second-year term by a few thousand votes, beating out opposition challenger Jean Ping after a campaign marred by bloody clashes and allegations of voter fraud.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 7, 2019

Gabon coup attempt: Two army rebels 'killed'

Claye Martial Obame Akué said that he wasn't aware of any link between the soldiers and Jean Ping - the leader of the Coalition for the New Republic, RFI reports.

BBC Africa , Africa Jan 7, 2019

Gabon: half a century ruled by Bongo family

Bongo's main rival is opposition leader Jean Ping, a veteran diplomat who once headed the African Union Commission and held senior UN posts.

New Vision , Uganda Jan 7, 2019

Who is Ali Bongo, president of Gabon?

The claims would resurface in 2016, when the main challenger in the presidential election was Jean Ping, the former African Union chairman and father to two of Mr Bongo's sister's children.

BBC Africa , Africa Jan 7, 2019

Gabon: Half a century ruled by Bongo family

Bongo’s main rival is opposition leader Jean Ping, a veteran diplomat who once headed the African Union Commission and held senior UN posts.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 7, 2019

Gabon: half a century ruled by Bongo family

President Bongo's main rival is opposition leader Jean Ping, a veteran diplomat who once headed the African Union Commission and held senior UN posts.

The East African , Kenya Jan 7, 2019

Gabon: half a century ruled by Bongo family

President Bongo's main rival is opposition leader Jean Ping, a veteran diplomat who once headed the African Union Commission and held senior UN posts.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 7, 2019

In his father’s shadow: Gabonese President Ali Bongo

In 2016, he was narrowly re-elected for a second-year term by a few thousand votes, beating out opposition challenger Jean Ping after a campaign marred by bloody clashes and allegations of voter fraud.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 7, 2019