Equatorial Guinea : News

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Prominent Activist Severely Beaten

[HRW] A prominent anti-corruption and human rights activist in Equatorial Guinea says that armed plainclothes security officers severely beat and stabbed him on October 27, 2018, Human Rights Watch, EG Justice, Amnesty International, Asociación Pro Derechos Humanos de España (APDH), and CIVICUS said today. (AllAfrica)

Harambee Starlets to Feature in AWCON After Equatorial Guinea Banned

[Nation] Harambee Starlets' dreams of playing in the 2018 African Women Cup of Nations (AWCON) have been revived after Caf banned Equatorial Guinea on Wednesday. (AllAfrica)

Starlets Qualify for Women's Nations Cup After Equatorial Guinea Disqualified

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Harambee Starlets got a reprieve where they will compete at the 2018 Africa Women's Cup of Nations (AWCON) to be hosted in Ghana next month, following the disqualification of Equatorial Guinea by CAF. (AllAfrica)

Pres. Weah Attends Equatorial Guinea's 50th Independence Festivities

[New Liberia] President George Manneh Weah has departed Liberia for Malabo, the Republic of Equatorial Guinea. (AllAfrica)

Xi Meets Equatorial Guinea President

[Focac] Xi said the China-Equatorial Guinea friendship has become increasingly solid with the passage of time, calling it "a fine example of South-South cooperation" and describing the two countries as reliable partners and brothers who have jointly injected new vitality into their comprehensive cooperative partnership. (AllAfrica)

Equatorial Guinea's Presidency Bans MPs From Travelling Abroad

[This is Africa] Parliamentarians in Equatorial Guinea cannot travel without express permission by Vice-President Teodorin Nguema Obiang, the son of the president. The official notice stated that the directive is "on the grounds of national interest". (AllAfrica)

Minister Tangara, As the Special Envoy Meets President Obiang

[Foroyaa] The Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Cooperation and Gambians Abroad, Dr. Mamadou Tangara, on August 13th, 2018 met the President of Equatorial Guinea, President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, at the Presidential Palace in Malabo. This is revealed by a statement by the Foreign Affairs Ministry. (AllAfrica)

Yaounde, Malabo Reopen Border, Business Thrives

[VOA] Cameroon supplies food items, building material and motor spare parts to Equatorial Guinea while Equatorial Guinea delivers beverages, and vegetable oil to Cameroon. (AllAfrica)

Controversy Rocks Equatorial Guinea's Camp Ahead of Clash With Harambee Starlets

[Nairobi News] Controversy has rocked Wednesday's women's 2018 Africa Nations Cup qualification match pitting Kenya and Equatorial Guinea in Machakos, amid claims the visiting side has included three ineligible players in their squad for this contest. (AllAfrica)

Zimbabwe Troops to Stay

[Zimbabwe Independent] Zimbabwe will maintain its soldiers deployed in Equatorial Guinea to provide security to the country's leader Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo as well as train the West African nation's military, it has been established. (AllAfrica)

Equatorial Guinea Leader Mbasogo in Harare

[New Zimbabwe] Visiting Equatorial Guinea strongman Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo met President Emmerson Mnangagwa in Harare Wednesday with both leaders later pledging to deepen relations between the two countries. (AllAfrica)

'I Travelled With the First Lady to Equatorial Guinea' Captain Jallow

[Foroyaa] Captain Ousman Jallow, told a General Court-Martial that he was among those that left the country together with the President and his to Equatorial Guinea. He said so while testifying as the Fifth Prosecution Witness (PW5) on Thursday the 16th May 2018, in the trial of General Umpa Mendy and General Ansumana Tamba (AllAfrica)

President Nguema in Secret Visit to Mugabe?

[New Zimbabwe] Equatorial Guinea president Theodoro Nguema Basogo is expected in Harare, Thursday for a private visit, high level sources said Wednesday. (AllAfrica)

Harambee Stars to Face Swaziland, Equatorial Guinea in Friendlies

[Nairobi News] Fresh from posting a marginal improvement in the monthly Fifa rankings, Kenya have lined up four international friendlies in readiness for the crunch 2019 Africa Nations Cup qualifier versus Ghana in Nairobi come September. (AllAfrica)

Equatorial Guinea Main Opposition Party Banned

[East African] Equatorial Guinea's main opposition party Citizens for Innovation (CI) has been banned, the party confirmed. (AllAfrica)

Court Frees Jailed Cartoonist #FreeNseRamon

[EG Justice] An Equatorial Guinean court on March 7, 2018 released an artist imprisoned on dubious charges for nearly six months, 18 human rights groups said today. (AllAfrica)

Equatorial Guinea Releases From Prison Journalist Ramón Nsé Esono Ebalé

[PR Newswire] New York -The Committee to Protect Journalists today welcomed news that Equatoguinean cartoonist and blogger Ramón Nsé Esono Ebalé is free from prison after serving more than five months in a Malabo jail on false charges of money laundering and counterfeiting. (AllAfrica)

Govt Releases From Prison Journalist Ramón Nsé Esono Ebalé

[CPJ] New York -The Committee to Protect Journalists today welcomed news that Equatoguinean cartoonist and blogger Ramón Nsé Esono Ebalé is free from prison after serving more than five months in a Malabo jail on false charges of money laundering and counterfeiting. (AllAfrica)

Cooperation With Equatorial Guinea in Hydrocarbons

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique and Equatorial Guinea have agreed to cooperate in hydrocarbon training , exploration and operations, an area in which the west African state has a great deal of experience. (AllAfrica)

French Govt, Obiang at Loggerheads Over Corruption Charges

[allAfrica] Cape Town -Equatorial Guinea has taken the French government to the International Court of Justice, accusing it of violating the diplomatic immunity of Vice President Teodorin Obiang, son of Teodoro Obiang - long-time leader of the oil-rich central African country. Teodorin was found guilty by a French court of embezzlement, money laundering, corruption and breach of trust. (AllAfrica)

Ethiopia, Equatorial Guinea Cementing Economic, Political Ties

[Ethiopian Herald] " Ethiopia and Equatorial Guinea have excellent diplomatic relations for nearly half a century and they have been signing many bilateral agreements to further strengthen their friendship and solidarity on all aspects as well," Said Zelalem Birhanu, Director General of Business Diplomacy Directorate at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. This remark was made at the recently held business forum here. (AllAfrica)

Mnangagwa Meets Equatorial Guinea Envoy

[The Herald] Equatorial Guinea has pledged to continue working with the new administration in Zimbabwe and take the bilateral ties to new heights. (AllAfrica)

CHAN 2018 - Super Eagles Through to Quarter-Final

[Premium Times] A brilliant second-half display has earned the home-based Super Eagles team a place in the quarterfinals of the ongoing African Nations Championships, CHAN taking place in Morocco. (AllAfrica)

Equatorial Guinea President Visits Buhari

[This Day] Abuja -Equatorial Guinea President, Theodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, on Tuesday visited President Muhammadu Buhari in the State House in Abuja where he advocated dialogue as the solution to the myriad of crises plaguing various countries in West African sub-region. (AllAfrica)

Buhari Meets Equatorial Guinea's President in Abuja

[Premium Times] The president of Equatorial Guinea, Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, on Tuesday met with President Muhammadu Buhari behind closed doors at the State House, Abuja. (AllAfrica)

Equatorial Guinea President Meets Buhari At Aso Rock

[Leadership] Abuja -Equatorial Guinea President, Theodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, yesterday visited President Muhammadu Buhari in the Presidential Villa, Abuja. (AllAfrica)

Equatorial Guinea 1-3 Nigeria Ratings | Here's How Eagles Fared

[Premium Times] On the day presidents of Equatorial Guinea and Nigeria held friendly bilateral talks in Abuja, it was anything but friendly between the national football teams in Agadir, Morocco. (AllAfrica)

We Won't Respect Super Eagles, Equatorial Guinea Vows

[Guardian] As the home-based Super Eagles face Equatorial Guinea today for Nigeria's second-ever quarter-final berth at the African Nations Championship (CHAN), former international, Yisa Sofoluwe says the players need concentration to achieve victory. (AllAfrica)

CHAN 2018 - Manzi Heads Rwanda Past Equatorial Guinea

[CAF] Midfielder Thierry Manzi's glancing header on 66 minutes was enough for Rwanda to secure victory over Equatorial Guinea in Group C in Tangiers. (AllAfrica)

CHAN 2018 - Five Things Super Eagles Can Do to Beat Equatorial Guinea

[Premium Times] Sunday Faleye's 79th-minute goal against Libya ensured Nigerians did not have to dust up their mathematics textbooks and start solving permutations. (AllAfrica)

2018 CHAN - Eagles Go for Equatorial Guinea Jugular

[Vanguard] Nigeria will be aiming to avoid elimination from the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) tournament with victory over Equatorial Guinea at the Stade Adrar in Agadir this evening. (AllAfrica)