Worldwide Guide to Women in Leadership
Heads of State of Gabon/La République Gabonaise
(female suffrage 1956)
A former French Colony became an Autonomous Republic within the French Community before gaining full independent 1960

See also Gabon Parliament

1994-98 "Deputy Head of State" 1. Vice-President L’Assamblée Nationale Delphine Pardibes Yeyet
As 1. Vice-President of the National Assembly she was 6th in
hierarchy after the President, Vice-President and the President of the National Assembly and the President of the Senate. From 1998 she has been 2. Vice-President of the Assembly

Circa 1997- "Deputy Head of State" President of the Constitutional Court Mr. Marie-Madeleine Mborantsu
She is the 4t in the hierarchy after the President, Vice-President and the President of the National Assembly. Around 1991 she was Président de la Chambre des Comptes.

2009-15 Deputy Head of State, President of the Senate Rose Francine Rogombé née Etomba
2009 Interim President (président de la République gabonaise par intérim)
As President of the Senate she waqs Deputy Head of State and took over as acting leader after the death of the incumbent. Secretary of State for the Advancement of Women and Human Rights during the 1980s. She lived (1942-2015).

2015- Deputy Head of State, President of the Senate Lucie Milebou Aubusson épouse Mboussou
Senate Vice-President 2002-15. (b. 1957-)

 

Last update 15.04.15