Opponents of Gabon’s Bongo face deadline for poll challenge: The Most Important Question Is . Who is Going To Do The Recount? The International Court Or Gabon Court? The UN Seem To Indicate Gabon’s Court. I guess The UN Doesn’t Seem To Understand The Gravite Of The Problem And The reason Why There is Cheating In The First Place In Africa. As of An African Descent Precisely From Bongo Region . Mr. Ban Ki-moon. This is The way It Works In Africa or In This Case Gabon In Particular. You become President You Put in Place In most Important Posts your Own People who Will Never Vote Against You Win Or Loose. That How You Stay In Power for 50 years. The UN is Irresponsable To Have The Decision Made By Gabon Court And Not By The International Court. What Is The UN for. What Is The International Court For? Why The UN Is subjecting The People Of Gabon who Clearly No Long Want bongo In Power To A Cheating System. What wrong with The UN to Do The Counting If They Really Want to Know The real Truth> Do The UN Want Democracy In Africa Or Not Or Just Killings After Every Election. That Way It Has Been. It Is The Same Night mare Almost All Over Africa. Congo Next Door Is Having The same Problem

By Gerauds Wilfried Obangome | LIBREVILLE

LIBREVILLE Gabon’s opposition faced a legal deadline on Thursday to seek a vote recount in an election they say was stolen by President Ali Bongo, whose family has ruled the oil-rich OPEC member state for about half a century.

Results last week showed Bongo, 57, beat his main rival Jean Ping, a veteran diplomat, by fewer than 6,000 votes in the Aug. 27 poll, prompting days of violent riots during which at least six people died.

Bongo has rejected accusations that results were altered to ensure his victory but has come under increasing international pressure to back a recount of votes, including from former colonial power France, which has a military base in Gabon.

The United Nations has urged the opposition to lodge an appeal with the constitutional court before the 4 p.m. (1500 GMT) deadline. continu to read