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  1. Cal WBB vs. Nevada: Preview & GamethreadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | California Golden Blogs

    Tonight's game will feature one of the more unique individual match ups the Bears will face all season. Nevada is a solid team who could potential contend in a solid Mountain West conference.

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  2. Gabon: Identity Politics At Work in GabonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | AllAfrica.com

    The nationality and parentage of heads of state is a sensitive issue all over the world, and especially in Africa. For years, those in power in Cte d'Ivoire, for example, maintained that President Alassane Ouattara wasn't Ivorian, but actually from Burkina Faso and therefore couldn't participate in presidential elections.

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  3. UN official wants international support in fight against Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | The Indian Express

    The UN's special representative for central Africa has called on increased international support in the struggle against Boko Haram, with thousands of Nigerians having fled and cross-border attacks on the rise. "Deadly attacks by Boko Haram have gone beyond Nigeria's borders and now constitute a threat for neighbouring countries," Abdoulaye Bathily told reporters in the Gabon capital Libreville yesterday.

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  4. Statement at the Conclusion of the 2014 Article IV Consultation Mission to GabonRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 5 | PressReleasePoint

    A mission from the International Monetary Fund led by Mr. Montfort Mlachila visited Libreville from October 22 to November 5, 2014 to conduct the 2014 Article IV consultation discussions 1 . The mission had constructive meetings with Mr. Daniel Ona Ondo, Prime Minister; Mr. Regis Immongault, Minister of Economy, Investment Promotion and Prospective; Mr. Christian Magnagna, Minister of Budget and Public Accounts; Mr. Etienne Ngoubou, Minister of Oil and Hydrocarbons; Mr. Christophe Akagha-Mba, Minister of Mining, Industry and Tourism; Mme.

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  5. Gabon: Statement at the Conclusion of the 2014 Article IV Consultation MissionRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 5 | International Monetary Fund

    A mission from the International Monetary Fund led by Mr. Montfort Mlachila visited Libreville from October 22 to November 5, 2014 to conduct the 2014 Article IV consultation discussions 1 . The mission had constructive meetings with Mr. Daniel Ona Ondo, Prime Minister; Mr. Regis Immongault, Minister of Economy, Investment Promotion and Prospective; Mr. Christian Magnagna, Minister of Budget and Public Accounts; Mr. Etienne Ngoubou, Minister of Oil and Hydrocarbons; Mr. Christophe Akagha-Mba, Minister of Mining, Industry and Tourism; Mme.

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  6. Gabon profileRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Newsday

    2006 February - Gabon and Equatorial Guinea agree to start talks over disputed islands in potentially oil-rich waters in the Gulf of Guinea. 2009 February - French court freezes President Omar Bongo's bank accounts in the country after he was ordered to return a payment made to him to release a jailed French businessman, Rene Cardona.

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  7. Gabon inks 'historic and vital' USD58m fibre-optic agreement with World BankRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    BiztechAfrica reports that the government of Gabon has signed a USD58 million agreement with the World Bank paving the way for the deployment of a fibre-optic network connecting the oil-rich country's five provinces via broadband, and linking to neighbouring Republic of Congo via a cross-border connection. The agreement, which has been described by industry watchers as 'historic and vital', will comprise an optical fibre spur running along the Transgabonnais railway network and linking the cities of Franceville and Libreville to the 1,140km African Coast Europe submarine cable system.

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  8. Air France Seeks to Add Direct Flights to Mozambique and GabonRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | Bloomberg

    Air France-KLM Group has started talks with the governments of Mozambique and Gabon to open two new direct flights from Paris within the next two years. The routes would be to Maputo, Mozambique, and Port Gentil, one of the centers for oil in Gabon, Senior Vice President Frank Legre said in an interview in Ivory Coast's commercial capital, Abidjan, today.

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  9. Tanzania: Airtel partners with UNESCO to impart IT training in Gabon [Pan African News Agency]Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Bharti Airtel, India's leading provider of mobile services, has partnered with the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation to impart technological skills to 5,000 people in Gabon, ETTelecom.com daily newsletter reported Wednesday. Airtel said the three-year initiative, dubbed "Train My Generation: Gabon 5,000", is the first of its kind that UNESCO has partnered with a private organisation in sub-Saharan Africa.

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  10. Airtel Partners With UNESCO to Impart IT TrainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Outlook

    Bharti Airtel today said it has partnered with United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation to impart technological skills to 5,000 people in sub-Saharan African nation Gabon. Airtel said the three-year initiative, dubbed "Train My Generation: Gabon 5,000", is the first of its kind that UNESCO has partnered with a private organisation in sub-Saharan Africa.

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  11. Cardiff City defender Bruno Manga a smash hit with team-mates after impressive startRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | IcNetwork

    Gabon international Manga , a tough uncompromising central defender has impressed from the start - but last Saturday went above and beyond the call of duty for new boss Russell Slade's first game in charge of the Bluebirds. He was comfortably man of the match during the 2-1 win against Nottingham Forest even though he only arrived back in South Wales after a long haul trip back from West Africa around 6pm on Friday.

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  12. Maroc Telecom CEO granted audience with Ali Bongo ahead of Gabon Telecom 4G launchRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Following the meeting, Mr Ahizoune told journalists: 'Large investments have been made in order to realise this project, which was the subject of an agreement signed between the two countries during the last royal visit to Libreville. It is part of our efforts to contribute to the development of Gabon, on particular terms of telecommunications and According to TeleGeography's GlobalComms Database, alongside market leader Airtel Gabon, Gabon Telecom received a combined 3G/4G licence from the government in March this year.

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  13. Sleeping Humpback Whale Captured In Rare FootageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Switched

    A group of underwater photographers known as Panga MX says it captured rare footage of the majestic marine mammal snoozing earlier this year. "We encountered a sleeping humpback whale and managed to get an in-water encounter with her," the group wrote on YouTube on Oct. 10. "This is a short clip of a 20 minute encounter showing her come up to breath and check us out."

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  14. 58-Foot Dead Whale Washes Ashore On Long IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Switched

    Kimberly Durham of the Riverhead Foundation for Marine Research and Preservation says the whale was spotted Thursday morning at Smith Point County Park beach in Shirley. Durham says a forensic examination is being conducted to determine a cause of death.

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  15. AFCON 2015: Lesotho hold Angola to goalless draw in MaseruRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Lesotho and Angola settled for a point each when they played to a 0-0 draw in a 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at the Setsoto Stadium in Maseru on Friday night. Angola remain at the bottom of Group C with one point from three matches, one point behind Lesotho, who are lying third with two points.

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  16. El-Nenny goal steers Egypt to crucial winRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | Yahoo!

    An unstoppable Mohamed El-Nenny shot set up Egypt for a crucial 2-0 away win over Botswana Friday in a 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier. The midfielder from Swiss club Basel unleashed a 35-metre drive on 55 minutes that flew high into the corner of the net over goalkeeper Kabelo Dambe.

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  17. Football: Morocco want Africa Cup postponed over EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Hosts Morocco called on Friday for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations finals to be postponed over the Ebola crisis. JOHANNESBURG: Hosts Morocco called on Friday for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations finals to be postponed over the Ebola crisis.

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  18. Football: El-Nenny goal steers Egypt to crucial winRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    An unstoppable Mohamed El-Nenny shot set up Egypt for a crucial 2-0 away win over Botswana on Friday in a 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier. Basel's midfielder Mohamed El-Nenny and Liverpool's forward Mario Balotelli vie for the ball during a football match in Basel, October 1, 2014.

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  19. Euro 2016 QualifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Yahoo!

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  20. Cardiff City star Bruno Manga departs for 9,000-mile African...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | IcNetwork

    As Cardiff City's Gabon defender is facing back-to-back African Cup of Nations games against Burkina Faso next week, Terry Phillips takes a look at the other Bluebirds on international duty. Bruno Manga, Cardiff City's powerful centre-back, has set off on a long haul to Africa during the international break.

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