Bongo Ondimba of the Gabonese Republic
, President Adama Barrow
His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has sent a cable of congratulations to President Ali Bongo Ondimba of the Gabonese Republic
on the occasion of his country's National Day.
Shirley Ho-Vicario as ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary to the to the Federal Republic of Nigeria with concurrent jurisdiction over the Republic of Benin, Burkina Faso, the Republic of Cameroon, Central African Republic, the Republic of Cote D'lvoire or Ivory Coast, the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, the Gabonese Republic
, the Islamic Republic of Gambia, the Republic of Ghana, the Republic of Guinea, the Republic of Liberia, the Republic of Senegal, the Republic of Sierra Leone and the Togolese Republic.
I now give the floor to the President of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, followed by the President of the Gabonese Republic
, before proceeding to the signing of the text of the agreement.
The Conference encouraged all Member States to work with the media to promote the understanding of responsible use of freedom of speech, to hold the media accountable for perpetuating hate speech and extremism, and to speed up the implementation of the OIC Media Strategy in Countering Islamophobia, adopted at the Ninth Islamic Conference of Information Ministers (ICIM), held in Libreville, Gabonese Republic
, in April 2012.
Olam began operations in Gabon in 1999 and is now developing multiple agro-industrial and infrastructure projects in the country, with the Gabonese Republic
as a joint venture partner.
Teodoro Obiang, President of Equatorial Guinea, Hailemariam Desalegn, Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Ali Bongo Ondimba, President of the Gabonese Republic
, Muhammadu Buhari, President of Nigeria, Omar al-Bashir, President of Sudan and President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi--were present as well as a number of special guests including Dr Benedict Oramah, President of the Afreximbank and Cheick Modibo Diarra, former Prime Minister of Mali.
Forming the cornerstone of the event, the Adipec conference programme invited local, regional, and international Ministers to the stage, with representation from UAE, Egypt, Oman, the Gabonese Republic
, Indonesia, Uganda, as well as the Opec Secretary General.
Scheduled to speak at the opening of the Forum are Ali Bongo Ondimba, President of the Gabonese Republic
, and French Minister of Youth Affairs and Sport Valerie Fourneyron.
Announcing the policy commitments, Ali Bongo Ondimba, President of the Gabonese Republic
and current chair of the CEMAC, said: aACoeOur six nations are working together across borders to find regional solutions to some of our common challenges, and to strengthen our economic cooperation in order to spur development.
More than 150 military members from the US Army, Air Force, National Guard and Reserve are also participating in Central Accord 13, along with 19 observers from Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Republic of Congo, Democratic Republic of Sao Tome e Principe and Gabonese Republic
The president of Gabon, Ali Bongo Ondimba, has reiterated the "firm and constant support of the Gabonese Republic
for the Moroccan Sahara and the territorial integrity of Morocco.