Some opposition members freed in Equatorial Guinea

2016-05-03 20:28

Two hundred Equatorial Guinea opposition members have been released after being detained in a pre-election sweep, but others remain in horrendous conditions.

Equatorial Guinea's iron-fisted leader set for re-election

2016-04-24 07:40

Africa's longest-serving leader, President Teodoro Obiang Nguema, is set for re-election as the tiny nation of Equatorial Guinea goes to the polls.

Equatorial Guinea troops to receive training from Zim army - report

2015-11-09 13:46

The Zimbabwe Defence Forces is reportedly set to train troops in Equatorial Guinea following an “urgent” request from the west African country.

Zim sends cops to Afcon

2015-01-16 18:23

Zimbabwe has sent a team from its anti-terrorism unit to Equatorial Guinea ahead of the African Cup of Nations.

Equatorial Guinea leader calls for national dialogue

2014-09-03 07:19

Equatorial Guinea's President Teodoro Obiang Nguema has called a national political dialogue that even exiled members of the opposition would be allowed to attend.

EG wants help to diversify economy

2014-02-05 13:37

Equatorial Guinea wants international investors and financial institutions to help open up and diversify its energy-dependent economy.

Concerns over E Guinea elections

2013-05-13 21:47

Human rights groups have expressed concern over the fairness of legislative elections taking place later this month in Equatorial Guinea.

Opposition lawyer disappears in E Guinea

2012-10-23 17:41

An Equatorial-Guinea opposition lawyer who visited a client held at the infamous Black Beach prison in Malabo has not resurfaced a day later, an opposition leader says.

Equatorial Guinea government 'resigns'

2012-05-19 09:02

The government of Equatorial Guinea's prime minister Ignacio Milam Tang has resigned "in line with a constitutional reform approved in November".

E Guinea probes graft watchdog for slander

2012-04-17 14:59

Equatorial Guinea's public prosecutor has launched a probe into whether the head of the French wing of corruption watchdog Transparency International slandered the country, officials say.


Five things to know about Equatorial Guinea

2016-04-24 09:37

Equatorial Guinea will hold a presidential election in which the doyen of African leaders, Teodoro Obiang Nguema, who survived a 2004 attempted coup by foreign mercenaries, seeks re-election.

Talk of Gbagbo trial banned in EGuinea

2016-02-01 19:31

TV reports on the crimes against humanity trial of former Ivory Coast leader Laurent Gbagbo in The Hague have been banned on Equatorial Guinea's state broadcaster.

I'm looking forward to stepping down - Tanzanian leader

2015-04-08 16:31

President Jakaya Kikwete has reportedly described his presidential job as "stressful and thankless", saying he can't wait to step down when his tenure comes to an end in October.

Zuma heads for Equatorial Guinea

2014-12-11 21:01

President Jacob Zuma will depart on a "working visit" to Equatorial Guinea.

E Guinea leader's son charged in France

2014-03-20 15:15

France has charged the son of Equatorial Guinea's President Teodoro Obiang Nguema of money laundering, his lawyer and judicial official says.

Equatorial Guinea holds 'sham' polls

2013-05-26 20:36

Equatorial Guinea has voted in local and legislative elections denounced as a sham by the opposition, with the party of Africa's longest serving leader expected to clinch an overwhelming victory.

Equatorial Guinea elections in May

2013-01-23 10:20

Equatorial Guinea has set 26 May as the date for its local and legislative elections, the country’s prime minister Clemente Engonga Nguema Onguene says.

Equitorial Guinea group slams Teodorin promotion

2012-05-24 22:21

A human rights lawyer from Equatorial Guinea has criticised the appointment of President Teodoro Obiang Nguema's corruption-tainted eldest son as his deputy.

Our enemies never sleep - Obiang

2012-04-20 16:03

Europe wants to re-colonise Equatorial Guinea and the oil-rich nation has enemies that "never sleep," President Teodoro Obiang Nguema says

Equatorial Guinea threatens French firms

2012-03-29 16:10

Equatorial Guinea has warned that French firms would face the consequent if Paris doesn’t scrap an arrest warrant for the son of President Teodoro Obiang Nguema.

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