Bongo News

Ailing Bongo musician Ommy Dimpoz makes first public appearance since surgery

Tanzanian Bongo sensation Ommy Dimpoz has made a rare public appearance days after undergoing intense surgery in Germany.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 21, 2019

Ailing Gabon president returns to Morocco for rehabilitation

Gabon's ailing President Ali Bongo Ondimba has returned to Morocco to continue his recovery after a brief visit home, an official and a relative said on Thursday.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 17, 2019

Gabon president back in Morocco after short stay in Libreville

Gabon President, Ali Bongo, returned to medical leave in Morocco after a brief visit to Libreville where he appeared in a wheelchair on state TV following his stroke in 2018, a government source said on Thursday.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019

Gabon president back in Morocco after short stay in Libreville

Gabon's President Ali Bongo Ondimba addresses a meeting on climate change at the 30th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the Heads of State and the Government of the African Union in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia January 29, 2018.

Reuters , Africa Jan 17, 2019

Best songs 2018: Hits you must save to your playlist Kenya News

Harmonize - Atarudi Bongo music never fails to infiltrate into the local music scene.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 17, 2019

Diamond Platnumz's mum welcomes singer’s Kenyan lover into family

Popular Bongo star Diamond Platnumz's mother Sanura Kassim has for the first time hinted she approves of the musician's new bae.

Tuko , Kenya Jan 16, 2019

Gabon President Bongo back home a week after failed coup

Gabon's President Ali Bongo has returned to his country just over a week after an attempted coup.

The Star , Kenya Jan 16, 2019

Top Africa stories: Kenya hotel attack, Zim fuel protests

Read more on this story here Gabon's ailing president returns for government swearing-in Gabon's President Ali Bongo Ondimba, who has been out of the country for health reasons since October, has returned for the swearing-in of his new government.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 16, 2019

Isa Clark not our leader—PDP Burutu

After months abroad, Gabon’s Bongo swears in new gov’t Reacting, Clark said he remained the PDP leader of the ward and that members of PDP Ward 8 Integrity Group were being used by a leader that does not want him.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Jan 16, 2019

Gabon: half a century ruled by Bongo family

Libreville, Gabon | AFP | Since independence in 1960, Gabon has had only three presidents including a father and son from the Bongo family who between them have held power for more than five decades.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 15, 2019