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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...


Sep 03, 2014, 03:31 ET Equatorial Guinea Invites All Political Parties to Participate in National Dialogue

Equatorial Guinea's President, Obiang Nguema Mbasogo has invited all the legalized political forces inside the country and national political forces...


Jun 27, 2014, 02:03 ET Spanish Prime Minister Asks African Leaders For More Trade And Investment At African Union Summit

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy Brey asked African leaders, including Equatorial Guinea's President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, to consider his...


Apr 25, 2014, 09:36 ET Africa's Growing Economic Power Leading to Social and Political Progress, Says Equatorial Guinea's U.N. Permanent Representative

The government of Equatorial Guinea has been a leader in the African continent and has established successful reforms and programs in the country,...


Apr 17, 2014, 05:18 ET Equatorial Guinea Leads Polio Immunization Campaign Throughout Continental Region

The Secretary of State for Public Health in Equatorial Guinea, Práxedes Rabat Macambo, led an informational meeting from the country's continental...


May 14, 2013, 04:14 ET President Obiang Addresses International Media Regarding Upcoming Elections

President Obiang of Equatorial Guinea today addressed the local and international media in a press conference held in Malabo. He called for greater...


May 09, 2013, 03:50 ET Equatorial Guinea Establishes Loan Guarantee Program for Small Businesses

The government of Equatorial Guinea has established a new loan-guarantee program for small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) as a means of...


Apr 25, 2013, 01:02 ET Obiang Makes Plea For African UN Veto

President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guinea made a plea today to give African nations a veto over UN Security council actions on the...


Feb 05, 2013, 02:29 ET South African Companies Explore Business Opportunities In Equatorial Guinea

South Africa's Vice Minister of Commerce and Industry, Elizabeth Thabethe, brought a South African delegation to Equatorial Guinea this week to...


Aug 22, 2012, 12:59 ET Sullivan Summit Stresses Role Of African Diaspora On Third Day

Equatorial Guinea has hosted the third day of the Leon H. Sullivan Foundation Summit at the Sipopo conference Center in Malabo. The third day's...


Aug 21, 2012, 04:43 ET Equatorial Guinea: Past, Present And Future

On the second day of the Leon H. Sullivan Foundation Summit, Agapito Mba Mokuy, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation and Agustin Nze Nfumu,...


Jan 22, 2012, 11:45 ET Equatorial Guinea Center of African Continent

Equatorial Guinea opened the 28th Edition of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON 2012) with a match against Libya in the newly remodeled Bata Stadium,...


Nov 14, 2011, 03:24 ET Equatorial Guinea Moves Closer to Constitutional Reform

With 60% of the vote counted, Equatorial Guinea's voters appeared to give overwhelming approval to a set of constitutional reforms proposed by the...


Nov 14, 2011, 02:27 ET Equatorial Guinea Ministry of Agriculture Invests in Rural Development

As part of Equatorial Guinea's Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry efforts to improve living conditions in rural communities, Minister Teodoro...


Nov 03, 2011, 09:39 ET President Obiang Urges G20 Leaders To Pay Attention to Africa

African Union Chairman Obiang Nguema Mbasogo called today on the world's leaders gathering in Cannes, France, for the G20 Summit to pay more...


Aug 24, 2011, 04:43 ET President Obiang Stumps for Constitutional Reforms

Equatorial Guinea President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo has been traveling the country speaking to citizens about proposed constitutional reforms. The...