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Anonymous hacks Gabon’s government websites

Anonymous claimed the recent hack of over 70 Gabon government websites, citing the dictatorial government as the reason and target. The current government of Gabon has been controlled by the family of current President Ali Bongo for almost 50 years. The country saw elections on Saturday, with the current administration winning without any effective opposition. This is the first Anonymous hacktivist attack of a government in the broader region. 

Source: Gabon official websites hacked: Anonymous group, Africa News & Top Stories – The Straits Times

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