- Coat of Arms:
- Coat of Arms: Gabon's coat of arms was
adopted on July 15, 1963, and is composed of two panthers supporting a
shield. The okoume tree is a symbol of timber trade, the panthers are
for vigilance and courage, and the image on the shield represents moving
towards a brighter future.
The ribbon below the shield displays the national motto in French, "Union, Travail, Justice" ("Union, Work, Justice"); the ribbon above the shield reads in Latin: "Uniti Progrediemur" ("We shall go forward united").
- Flag of Gabon
- Motto: "Union, Travail, Justice" (French for, "Union, Work, Justice")
|Land Area||257,667 km2|
|Water Area||10,000 km2|
|Total Area||267,667km2 (#76)|
|Government Type||Presidential Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$35.98 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$19,300|
Countries of Africa
This page was last updated on April 7, 2017.