President Bongo attacked by mob of angry soldiers. Despite harrowing ordeal, Bongo is now seemingly safe.
Ali Bongo Ondimba (born Alain Bernard Bongo; 9 February 1959), sometimes known as Ali Bongo, is a Gabonese leader who has been President of Gabon since October 2009... [link to en.wikipedia.org (secure)]
...On 7 January 2019, the Armed Forces of Gabon announced a coup d'état in Gabon. Military officers claimed that they had ousted President Ali Bongo...Gabon's government later declared that it had reasserted control. [link to en.wikipedia.org (secure)]