Gabon – Excerpts from the daily press briefing (29.08.16)


Q - What’s your response to the presidential elections in Gabon, which have, according to the figures collected by the opposition, reportedly been won by Jean Ping? Do you share the opinion of the socialist party which stated in a communiqué published yesterday that a change in power would be a sign of a healthy democracy and would set an example?

A - As with any election, we should wait until the end of the election process.

France supports the work of the EU Election Observation Mission in Gabon