Wednesday May 15
Equatorial Guinea arrests opposition leaders over march
Equatorial Guinea arrested at least four members of the opposition for seeking to organise a protest ahead of an legislative election this month, Amnesty International and a local rights activist said on Wednesday.
Tue May 14, 2013
Equatorial Guinea - Facebook and opposition websites blocked...
Sat May 11, 2013
Equatorial Guinea Making Strides Ahead of Historic Election
Malabo, Equatorial Guinea - The electoral campaigning began on Friday with the vitality of nation that is growing by leaps and bounds.
Thu May 09, 2013
Ekklesia Daily News
Human rights concerns ahead of elections in Equatorial Guinea
Serious human rights violations and denial of fundamental freedoms in Equatorial Guinea are casting a shadow over campaigning ahead of elections on May 26, Amnesty International, EG Justice, and Human Rights Watch said in a statement released today The organisations expressed concern over several incidents of politically motivated arrests in recent ... (more)
Tue May 07, 2013
Humans Rights Watch
Equatorial Guinea: Human Rights Concerns Ahead of Elections
President Obiang wants to claim the mantle of democracy, but that will require much more than holding tightly controlled elections whose results are a foregone conclusion.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
UN Hears Calls to Help Africa Consolidate Gains
As the General Assembly met today to consider how best to help Africa in its efforts to promote peace and development, top United Nations officials highlighted the gains made so far and called for greater engagement to consolidate progress as well as advance even further.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
People's Daily Online
Foreign condolences continue to flow in after southwest China earthquake
More foreign leaders offered condolences to Chinese leaders on Thursday and Friday as the country continued to deal with the aftermath of a deadly earthquake in its southwestern Sichuan province.
Equatorial Guinea: Obiang Loses Libel Case Against French NGO
A French court ruled on Thursday that an Ngo did not libel Equatorial Guinea's President Teodoro Obiang Nguema when it accused him of salting away vast amounts of his country's wealth.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
UN General Assembly hears calls for greater engagement to help Africa consolidate gains
"Today, a new Africa is rising. The quest to unite the continent, and transform it into a region of economic prosperity and social justice, has never been closer to fulfilment," Vuk Jeremic, the President of the General Assembly, said as he opened the thematic debate on the peaceful resolution of conflicts in Africa.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Equatorial Guinea President Scores a Grand Slam for HIV testing
DSV Air & Sea Logistica Ltda. and MSC - MEDiterranean LOGistica Ltda coordinate the shipping for the Spirit of Malabo to New York.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
Innovative Africans in focus; CRTV's Amadou Vamoulke get a distinction
The seventh edition of the African Excellence awards has been organised in Yaounde under the theme "protecting African Values: the case of Yaounde the city of seven hills". The awards are intended to incite Africans to strive for excellence and to come up with creative and innovative ideas which can positively affect their respective domains.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
US bid to seize jet from African official denied
A federal judge has denied an attempt by the Justice Department to seize a $38.5 million Gulfstream jet from the son of Equatorial Guinea's president.