The Republic of Gabon has this week marked the X Anniversary of the death of its former president, H. E. Hadj Omar Bongo Ondimba. For that reason, the presidential couple, H. E. Obiang Nguema Mangue and Constancia Mangue de Obiang travelled to Libreville on Saturday 8th June, leading a senior delegation to take part in commemorative events.
In the Gabonese capital, the presidential couple will attend a thanksgiving mass and other activities organised by the presidency led by H. E. Ali Bongo Ondimba.
H. E. Albert Bernard Bongo Ondimba, also known as El Hadj Omar Bongo Ondimba, died a s a consequence of an illness in June 2009, at a clinic in Barcelona, Kingdom of Spain. His country continues to remember and keep him close ten years later.
The mortal remains of El Hadj Omar Bongo Ondimba rest in peace in Franceville, the second capital of the Republic of Gabon.
Source: Equatorial Guinea Press and Information Office