Ousted President of Gabon, Ali Bongo of Gabon has pleaded for his friends to come to his rescue.
In a viral video the embattled president could be seen complaining that he has been separated from his family. He was also heard asking people to “make some noise”.
However, the people of Gabon have taken to the streets to celebrate his removal.
Speaking in the video, the embattled president said, “I am Ali Bongo Ondimba, president of Gabon. I want to send a message to all the friends that we have all over the world to tell them to make noise for the people here have arrested me and my family.
“My son is somewhere, my wife is in another place and I am at the resident. Right now, I am at the resident and nothing is happening. I don’t know what is going on, so I am calling you to make noise, to make noise really. I am thanking you.”