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Jul 22, 2015, 16:43 ET

Equatorial Guinea Hosts International Conference On Africa's Fight Against Ebola

 President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo yesterday announced that Equatorial Guinea would contribute US$3 million to assist countries affected by the...

Jun 25, 2015, 16:46 ET

Equatorial Guinean Football Federation Collaborates With FIFA

The Executive Board of the Equatorial Guinean Football Federation (FEGUIFUT) recently met with a FIFA delegation visiting the country to...

Jun 25, 2015, 11:48 ET

Equatorial Guinea Partners with Microsoft to Computerize Public Administration of the Nation

The government of Equatorial Guinea has partnered with American company, Microsoft, to computerize the public administration of the country. This...

Jun 17, 2015, 10:49 ET

Equatorial Guinea is Polio-Free, International Health Experts Report

Independent experts from several different organizations have declared the central African country to be free of the wild poliovirus, which causes...

May 11, 2015, 06:57 ET

Results of Obiang's China Visit Are a Triumph for Equatorial Guinea's Diplomacy

 Equatorial Guinea's president, Obiang Nguema Mbasoso, returned to his west African country after a five-day state visit to China with...

Apr 30, 2015, 13:36 ET

Equatorial Guinea's Capital Is In A Constant State Of Improvement, Says Malabo's Mayor

The capital city of Equatorial Guinea, Malabo, is in a state of constant improvement, says Mayor Maria Coloma Edjang Bengono. Every year, it seems...

Apr 27, 2015, 12:13 ET

Equatorial Guinea's Minister of Social Affairs and Gender Equality Discusses Ministry's Initiative to Build Social Assistance Centers

The Government of Equatorial Guinea has designed a project to fund social development in order to better assist the country's elderly...

Apr 24, 2015, 09:47 ET

Women In Equatorial Guinea Have Strong Leadership Role In Government And Business, Say Top Women Political Leaders

Women in Equatorial Guinea are playing a major role in government and the private sector, say two of the county's top women leaders. While the...

Apr 22, 2015, 11:43 ET

Equatorial Guinea Participates in Obangame Express

The Government of Equatorial Guinea joined maritime forces from Gulf of Guinea nations, Europe, South America, and the United States, and several...

Apr 13, 2015, 12:33 ET

Equatorial Guinea's Minister of Social Affairs and Gender Equality Discusses Government's Efforts to Combat Violence Against Women and Promote Gender Equality

 Equatorial Guinea has made ending gender-based violence and promoting gender equality a policy priority, according to the country's Minister...

Apr 08, 2015, 14:33 ET

Equatorial Guinea Supports APPA Call To Reduce Worldwide Oil Production

 Equatorial Guinea joined African Petroleum Producers Association (APPA) member countries on a joint action to reduce oil production and...

Apr 07, 2015, 10:18 ET

Equatorial Guinea To Host Equatorial Guinea-Asia Economic Forum

 The Government of Equatorial Guinea will bring together political and business leaders to promote investment opportunities at the Equatorial...

Mar 31, 2015, 15:46 ET

Equatorial Guinea Continues To Invest In Education And Health Sectors Despite Fluctuations In Oil Prices

 The government of Equatorial Guinea continues to heavily invest its oil revenues in the country's education and health sectors despite of the...

Mar 23, 2015, 14:17 ET

Equatorial Guinea Graduates First Class Of Air Traffic Controllers

The government of Equatorial Guinea graduated its first class of air traffic controllers in Madrid last week. Eight new professional air traffic...

Mar 18, 2015, 03:31 ET

Equatorial Guinea Holds Malaria Vaccine Trial

Equatorial Guinea has held the first clinical trial of a new malaria vaccine known as PfSPZ. Three volunteers participated this month in the trial...

Mar 09, 2015, 15:40 ET

The American University of Central Africa to Provide International Degrees to Equatoguinean Students

The American University of Central Africa will provide students a degree that is recognized around the world and an education that can be used...

Mar 01, 2015, 22:11 ET

Government of Equatorial Guinea Refutes Claims Made By Amnesty International

 The Government of Equatorial Guinea has strongly denied allegations about the country contained in Amnesty International's Annual Report...

Feb 26, 2015, 08:29 ET
United States President Barack Obama and Equatorial Guinea Ambassador to the United States Miguel Ntutumu Evuna Andeme.

New Equatorial Guinea Ambassador To The United States Presents Credentials To President Obama

Miguel Ntutumu Evuna Andeme presented his credentials as Equatorial Guinea's ambassador to the United States to President Barack Obama on February...

Feb 20, 2015, 11:42 ET

President Obiang Did Not Attend Carnival In Rio De Janeiro, Equatorial Guinea Says

 The government of Equatorial Guinea has issued a statement refuting press reports that President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo had attended the...

Feb 04, 2015, 13:45 ET

Equatorial Guinea To Launch The American University Of Central Africa

 The government of Equatorial Guinea has partnered with StoneHill Education, an educational consultancy firm to launch the American University...