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Why Ebola Is Proving Hard to Beat in the DR Congo

[The Conversation Africa] Nearly this time exactly two years ago I wrote about the latest positive results showing - for the first time - that a vaccine against one of the world's scariest viruses, Ebola, could work. I was writing after the epidemic that hit Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone from 2013 until 2016. Since then, there have been three more outbreaks of the disease: all in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). (AllAfrica)


Pre-Match Quotes - Equatorial Guinea Vs. Nigeria

[CAF] Jean-Paul Mpila (Head Coach, Equatorial Guinea): (AllAfrica)


Awcon 2018 - Super Falcons Reach Semi-Final After Equatorial Guinea Win

[Premium Times] The Super Falcons of Nigeria have secured a spot in the semi-final of the ongoing Women's Africa Cup of Nations in Ghana after they pummeled Equatorial Guinea 6-0 in their final group game on Saturday. (AllAfrica)


Super Falcons Wallop Equatorial Guinea to Clinch Awcon Semi-Finals Ticket

[Daily Trust] Super Falcons have qualified for the Semi-finals of the 2018 African Women Nations Cup after defeating Equatorial Guinea 6-0 in their last group B tie on Saturday. (AllAfrica)


Equatorial Guinea 0-6 Nigeria Ratings - How Super Falcons Players Fared

[Premium Times] The Super Falcons were on a goal-scoring spree on Saturday as they decimated Equatorial Guinea 6-0 in their final group game at the ongoing Women's Africa Cup of Nations in Ghana. (AllAfrica)


American Company Will Lose Oil Contracts Over Local Laws - Minister

[allAfrica] Cape Town -Equatorial Guinea's Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons, Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, has ordered all energy operators in the country to cancel all contracts with U.S. based oil service company Subsea 7. (AllAfrica)


FDI in 2019 to Exceed U.S.$2.4 Billion

[African Energy Chamber] The direct total foreign investment expected in Equatorial Guinea for 2019 is over USD $2.4 billion, with 11 new wells expected to be drilled during the year. (AllAfrica)


Energy Sector Gets U.S.$2.4 Billion Boost - Ministry

[Leadership] Equatorial Guinea's energy industry has secured $2.4 billion of new investment from U.S. firms with 11 wells expected to be drilled from next year, an official source said on Monday. (AllAfrica)


Equatorial Guinea - 42 Party Members Expelled

[Cameroon Tribune] The Democratic Party of Equatorial Guinea, PDGE, over the weekend announced the dismissal of 42 members over their role in the December 24, 2017 coup attempt, Radio France International RFI reported. Amongst them are several former senior government officials like the ex-Director of Presidential Security, Julian Ondo Nkumu, former Ambassador to Chad, Enrique Nsue Anguesomo, and two other judges. Ondo Nkumu and Nsue Anguesomo were picked up some months back. (AllAfrica)


Equatorial Guinea President Arrives in Khartoum

[SNA] Khartoum -The President of Equatorial Guinea, Theodore Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, Monday arrived in Khartoum in a two-day visit. (AllAfrica)


President of Equatorial Guinea Concludes Visit to Sudan

[SNA] Khartoum -The President of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Theodore Obiang, Tuesday afternoon concluded his two-day visit to the country today, during which he held talks with the President of the Republic concerning bilateral relations and strengthening joint cooperation. (AllAfrica)


Text of Final Communique On Visit of Equatorial Guinea President to Sudan Issued

[SNA] Khartoum -Upon an official invitation from H.E Omar Hassan Ahmed Al-Bashir President of the Republic of the Sudan, H.E. Teodoro Obiang Nguema, President of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, accompanied by a high-level delegation paid a two- day state visit to Sudan from November, 19 to 20, 2018. His Excellency Omar Hassan Ahmed Al-Bashir, President of the Republic of Sudan, received his guest and the accompanying delegation at Khartoum Airport. The two presidents held a session of joint talks during which they disc (AllAfrica)


South Africa Whitewash Equatorial Guinea 7-1

[CAF] South Africa moved within sight of a place at the semis after a 7-1 thumping of Equatorial Guinea in their Group B clash on Wednesday in Cape Coast. (AllAfrica)


Pre-Match Quotes of Zambia Vs Equatorial Guinea

[CAF] Bruce Mwape (Zambia head coach): (AllAfrica)


FKF Await CAS on Equatorial Guinea Appeal

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Football Kenya Federation is waiting on word from the Court of Arbitration on Sports (CAS) by end of Thursday on their appeal over CAF's decision to reinstate Equatorial Guinea into the African Women's Cup of Nations, barely 10 days to the tournament. (AllAfrica)


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)