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News Gabon » People: Gabon accuses Veolia of causing severe pollution

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Publication date: Sunday 04 March 2018

The government of Gabon has stepped up its feud with Veolia ... But Emmanuel Issoze-Ngondet, prime minister of the oil-rich country of about 2m people, countered that his government was “dismayed” by what he called “Veolia’s irresponsible attitude ...

News Gabon » People: Veolia seeks World Bank ruling in Gabon contract dispute

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Publication date: hursday 08 March 2018

SEEG, the Water and Energy Company of Gabon, is 51 percent owned by Veolia and provides drinking water and electricity throughout this former French colony of 1.8 million people, most of whom live in Libreville or in Port-Gentil, the economic capital.

News Gabon » People: Civil society groups in Gabon want unconditional release of all political detainees

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Publication date: Wednesday 07 March 2018

Civil society groups in Gabon are demanding the unconditional release of all ... And if you’re talking about arbitrary arrests, I don’t know any. If we’re talking about people who are in detention for political reasons, I don’t know any!

News Gabon » People: Veolia Seeks Gabon Arbitration as Russia, China Close In

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Publication date: Friday 09 March 2018

China was Gabon’s biggest trading partner last year, importing oil, manganese and timber from the nation of less than 2 million people. Singapore-based commodity trader Olam International Ltd. has expanded operations in recent years by building a port ...

News Gabon » People: 'The Fast and the Furious' star Michelle Rodriguez on her spiritual journey to Mexico and lucid dreaming

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Publication date: uesday 13 March 2018

Rodriguez is also self-taught and in the midst of a spiritual journey that has spanned decades, taking her to Mongolia, Gabon and Peru ... you're probably about to see will be new, for a lot of people. Because, just, nobody's ever been interested.

News Gabon » People: Egypt detains 8 soccer fans over protest

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Publication date: onday 12 March 2018

Egypt has arrested eight people after soccer fans tore out seats and chanted against the government during a game earlier this month. The demonstration, which was dispersed by police, happened during a March 6 match in which Egypt's Al-Ahly beat Gabon's CF ...

News Gabon » People: Gabon: Enugu’s forgotten settlement

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Publication date: uesday 27 February 2018

The settlement located behind the Akanu Ibam International Airport, Enugu with a population of about 2,000-3,000 is dominated by mainly people from the Ezza clan in Ebonyi State. To access the Gabon Settlement, one has to first get to Emenite Company and ...

News Gabon » People: Gabon accuse French environmental services group Veolia of pollution

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Publication date: hursday 01 March 2018

French company Veolia, which provides water, waste and energy management services in numerous countries and employs 163,000 people, denounced the move as a “brutal expropriation”. It has provided utilities in Gabon for more than 20 years. In an ...