Gabon http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/19174/all en Why African countries aren't revolting http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/110224/zimbabwe-mugabe-protests-eritrea-egypt-gaddafi-libya <p> Unlike the &ldquo;Jasmine Revolutions&rdquo; of North Africa, sub-Saharan Africa has not seen citizen-driven movements overthrowing repressive governments.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/110224/zimbabwe-mugabe-protests-eritrea-egypt-gaddafi-libya" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Arab Spring Cameroon Eritrea Gabon Libya Tunisia Diplomacy Middle East Fri, 25 Feb 2011 11:05:00 +0000 Erin Conway-Smith 5626640 at http://www.globalpost.com Gabon burns 5 tons of illegal ivory http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120627/gabon-burns-5-tons-illegal-ivory That amount of ivory would have required the killing of around 850 elephants.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/120627/gabon-burns-5-tons-illegal-ivory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Gabon Wildlife News Wed, 27 Jun 2012 19:40:30 +0000 Jill Langlois 5709701 at http://www.globalpost.com