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Equatorial Guinea

28 Feb
Two more people in Equatorial Guinea have died of Marburg haemorrhagic fever, a cousin of the Ebola virus, bringing the toll of fatalities to 11, the authorities say.
18 Nov
Equatorial Guinea's iron-fisted president, Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, is eyeing a sixth term in office in elections on Sunday, extending a world-record 43 years in power. Obiang, 80, seized power in August 1979, toppling his uncle, Francisco Macias Ngueme, who was then executed by the firing squad. Firmly suppressing dissent and surviving a string of…
17 Nov
Executive Director of Civil Society Legislative and Advocacy Centre (CISLAC), Comrade Auwal Musa Rafsanjani, has charged governments, anti-graft and law enforcement agencies in Africa to ensure the original victims
27 Jul 2022
The Joint United Nations Programme on Human Immuno-deficiency Virus and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (UNAIDS), yesterday, warned that millions of lives were at risk, as a move to control the disease falters.
2 Mar 2022
Nigeria and Equatorial Guinea have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to supply gas from Nigerian offshore fields to the neighbouring Equatorial Guinea Gas Processing Facility at Punta Europa.
31 Jan 2022
Sadio Mane's Senegal marched on to the semi-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations after seeing off a spirited Equatorial Guinea side with a 3-1 victory in Yaounde on Sunday.
30 Jan 2022
Senegal will take on Equatorial Guinea in today’s second fixture of the quarterfinals in the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), fixed for the Stade Omnisport Ahmadou Ahidjo in Yaounde, Cameroun.
16 Jan 2022
Reigning champions Algeria are in danger of an early exit from the Africa Cup of Nations after a shock 1-0 defeat at the hands of outsiders Equatorial Guinea in Douala on Sunday.
12 Jan 2022
A stunning early strike by Max-Alain Gradel gave the Ivory Coast a 1-0 win over Equatorial Guinea in their opening game of the Africa Cup of Nations in Douala on Wednesday.
5 Jan 2022
Factfile for Equatorial Guinea, who play the Ivory Coast, Algeria and Sierra Leone in Group E of the Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon from January 12:
7 Dec 2021
China is looking to create its first permanent military presence on the Atlantic Ocean, on the coast of the tiny African nation of Equatorial Guinea, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal based on classified U.S. intelligence. Malabo, the Equatoguinean capital, is just 144 kilometres from Calabar, 225km from Port Harcourt, and 672km…
7 Aug 2021
Santos Bimbile is worried. He has been to four pharmacies in Malabo, the capital of Equatorial Guinea, and not one of them has the drug


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A couple living in Saint-Malo, France are awaiting a court verdict before going ahead to name their child “Hades”. Hades is a name made popular by the Greek mythological deity of the underworld. Kristina Desgres and Rodrigo Velasquez of Saint-Malo are the baby’s parent and they are yet to get court permission to name the…
32 mins ago
Jonathan Jacob Meijer, a serial sperm donor believed to have fathered 550 children, is facing a lawsuit from the Netherlands' Donorkind Foundation over allegations that his frequent donations are increasing the risk of accidental incest. The Telegraph reported Meijer is also accused of lying about the number of children he has fathered. A Dutch mother…
52 mins ago
The Nigeria Police has condemned the actions of one Habeeb Okikiola popularly known Portable in a viral video. Portable, according to the police, exhibited irrational behavior and hurled insults at officers carrying out their legal duty, an action that is punishable by the laws of Nigeria. Portable recently went live on Instagram showing when police…
1 hour ago
Nigerian actor Deyemi Okanlawon advised people who are not financially stable to stay off anything relating to a serious relationship. Deyemi in a tweet advised people to focus on themselves and their financial stability before committing to a serious relationship. He encouraged individuals to take a break from romantic engagements until they become financially buoyant.…
1 hour ago
Sweden said Wednesday it was summoning the Russian ambassador after he said it and neighbouring Finland would become a "legitimate target" of "retaliatory measures" -- including military ones -- if they join NATO. The Nordic neighbours ended decades of military non-alignment last May when they decided to join the Atlantic alliance in the wake of…