Jean-Baptiste Nguema Abessolo, also seen as J.-B. Abessolo-Nguema, (born 15 February 1932) is an educator and writer of Gabon.
He was a school administrator and inspector of primary schools from 1952 to 1982, interrupted only by a year in Paris (1960–61). In December 1982 he became director-general of the International Center for Bantu Civilizations in Libreville.
Abessole has published a number of short stories in both Gabon and France.
- Les Aventures de Biomo (IPN, 1975) ISBN 2-211-91774-7
- Contes de gazelle. Les Aventures de Biomo. L'Arbre du voyageur (Paris: L'Ecole, 1975) ISBN 978-2-211-91774-2
- Contes du Gabon (Paris: Cle International, 1981, 1991) ISBN 978-2-85319-229-3
- David E. Gardinier, Historical Dictionary of Gabon, 2nd ed. (The Scarecrow Press, 1994) p. 31
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