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Georgia makes agricultural agreement with West Africa's Gabon

...a deal with the West African country of Gabon to help develop its tiny farming sector...government and academic leaders who visited Gabon were asked for help in training future...deal reached in November not only furthers Gabon's goal of providing more of its own food...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-26/georgia-makes-agricultural-ag
Officials reviewing safe care after second Ebola case

...said Dr. David Lakey, commissioner of the Texas Department of State Health Services. During a 2001-2002 Ebola outbreak in Gabon, many dogs in the affected area were found to have been infected with Ebola but were not sickened by it, according to a 2005...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-10-13/officials-reviewing-safe-car
Keep agriculture in the Black

...China eats Georgia peanuts. Ghana uses Georgia fertilizer. Last fall he signed a trade deal with the oil-rich nation of Gabon, to help grow the country's tiny agricultural footprint and open lucrative export opportunities for Georgia farmers, particularly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-07/keep-agriculture-blac
Oil rush: China looks far afield to fuel an economy in overdrive

...Senegal -- The West African nation of Gabon isn't one of the world's more high-profile...brought Chinese President Hu Jintao to Gabon this week, welcomed by 3,000 dancing Gabonese women and a 21-gun salute from Gabon's less than formidable military. Hu...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/09/bus_403927.shtml
Business
State, African nation developing trade ties

...may be standing under an okoume tree in Gabon and may be the first trophies of a new...and the African nation. The state and Gabon have a lot to earn and learn from each...the importance of a visit last week by Gabon's U.S. Ambassador Paul Bunduku-Latha...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/08/met_230427.shtml
Metro
Ebola vaccine shows promise in guinea pig study

...percent of the time. Outbreaks occur in Africa, including one that killed 45 people between July 1996 and last January in Gabon. A 1995 outbreak in Zaire claimed 245 lives. Often, vaccine approaches involve injecting a person with dead germs, or live...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/12/30/tec_219842.shtml
XXX Technology
Study: Ebola virus may be spreading to humans through infected meat

...the "Ebola pocket," an African area that includes parts of Gabon and the Republic of Congo. A report on the study appears this...chimp and duiker in the area. "There is a whole region in Gabon where there's very few signs of gorillas and then there's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/16/liv_401216.shtml
Life & style
Recognize voting for what it really is: a desired privilege

...it. This past Sunday, major elections took place in Honduras (central America), Chechnya (the former Soviet Union) and Gabon (western Africa). Every voter of these small, poor countries had to present proof of identity before voting. What makes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/30/let_27415.shtml
Letters
Dinosaurlike creature said to roam Africa

...chimpanzee, the pygmy hippo and the pygmy elephant. There are even reports of pygmy gorillas living along remote areas of the Gabon coast. Why not a pygmy dinosaur that has adapted to life in a seasonally inundated swamp?" Equipped with night vision equipment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/14/liv_288657.shtml
Life & style
Swiss player expelled from Olympics because of tweet

...minutes in both Switzerland matches, and was shown a yellow card against South Korea in Coventry. The Swiss drew 1-1 with Gabon in Newcastle last Thursday.Morganella made his debut for the senior national team in May, and currently plays for Italian...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-07-30/swiss-player-expelled-olympi