Equatorial Guinea

Fri, 21 Jun 2019 11:06:42 GMT
A Move to Rejoin Anti-Corruption Group
[HRW] Paris -Equatorial Guinea is seeking to rejoin a group that works to curb corruption in resource-rich countries, Human Rights Watch, EG Justice, and Publish What You Pay-US said today. The Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) req...

Fri, 21 Jun 2019 10:17:15 GMT
Equatorial Guinea Entry to Portuguese Bloc Under Spotlight
[CAJ News] Malabo -THE Community of Portuguese Language Countries (CPLP) is exploring the capacity of the oil and gas industry in Equatorial Guinea, its newest member.

Wed, 19 Jun 2019 13:13:04 GMT
Economic Insights From Malabo
[Guardian] The thread that passed through each conversation was integration. Regional integration has been placed firmly on the front burner across African countries. This was not surprising as the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreemen...

Wed, 12 Jun 2019 14:43:44 GMT
Schlettwein in Equatorial Guinea for Various Meetings
[Namibia Economist] The Minister of Finance, Calle Schlettwein this week travelled to Malabo, Equatorial Guinea to attend the 2019 and the 54th Annual Meeting of the African Development Bank Group, as well as the 45th Annual Meeting of the African De...

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 15:35:36 GMT
Flawed Trial of Alleged Coup Plotter Ends With Ludicrous Sentences
[EG Justice] Equatorial Guinea's prosecution of dozens of detainees accused of financing terrorism and plotting to assassinate President Obiang has been characterized by gross violations of due process of law, which ended with sentences ranging from ...

Thu, 30 May 2019 08:37:14 GMT
Four Accused of Killing Surveyor in Murang'a Freed on Bond
[Nation] Four suspects charged with the murder of a surveyor who was working at the standard gauge railway have been released on a Sh1 million bond each and with surety by a Murang'a court.

Tue, 21 May 2019 08:32:15 GMT
What If Equatorial Guinea Kept Its Promises On Human Rights?
[HRW] The United Nations' Universal Periodic Review (UPR) process is meant to give countries a chance to scrutinize the human rights records of fellow UN member states. But countries with awful human rights records often respond to the scrutiny by re...

Tue, 21 May 2019 08:52:27 GMT
Equatorial Guinea to Host AfDB Annual General Meetings
[Foroyaa] Equatorial Guinea will host the 54th Meeting of the Boards of Governors of the African Development Bank and the 45th Annual Meeting of the African Development Fund slated for 11th to 14th June, 2019 in the country's capital city, Malabo.