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28 August 2015
The Hotel Sofitel Malabo Sipopo Le Golf organized from August 17 to 22 the First International Festival of Body Art Equatorial Guinea, an event that has had top artists in the art of body painting.

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30 July 2015
On Monday, July 27, the FONMAC members, led by Vice Chirman Rufino Esono Ndong, met in the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center (CCEG) with the sponsors enabled the successful holding of the First National Festival of Traditional Dance, which took place from June 1 to 10 in Mongomo. The meeting was attended by representatives of business groups and dance.

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27 July 2015
The Director General of Cultural Centers and Cinema, Teodulo Mba Obono, received last Thursday, July 23, the new Ambassador of Brazil in Equatorial Guinea, Evaldo Freire. The purpose of the visit of the ambassador was to present cultural cooperation projects between Brazil and Equatorial Guinea.

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04 July 2015
The Minister of Youth and Sports, Andres Jorge Mbomio Nsem, organized on June 30 a show with local artists, in the city of Evinayong, to celebrate the arrival of the President of the Republic.

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19 June 2015
The Annobonese activities, held to mark the festivity of San Antonio de Palé, concluded in the French Cultural Center in Malabo On Saturday, June 13.

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18 June 2015
The Equatorial Guinean singer Betty Akna will give a concert on June 28 in Barcelona, at CaixaForum, to mark the International Day of Africa.

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13 June 2015
Ambassador of Equatorial Guinea in the UK, Mari-Cruz Evuna Andeme, received in audience on the morning of June 9 Professor Dave Cooper, Director of Business and Economic Development at the University of Chichester, who was accompanied by Jorge Gutic, Managing Director of the same institution.

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13 June 2015
The Ministry of Fisheries and Environment, in collaboration with the Program for the Protection of Biodiversity on the island of Bioko and the School of Environment, among others, organized a Symposium on Scientific Reserve of the Gran Caldera of Luba.

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12 June 2015
The program of activities of these days in the French Cultural Center of Malabo begins with the Annobonese Cultural Week, to celebrate its patron saint’s day of San Antonio de Palé.

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10 June 2015
This weekend, the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center (CCEG) of Malabo has organized several activities to celebrate its anniversary and the birthday of President of the Republic, H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo.

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27 May 2015
On the occasion of Africa Day, the embassies of the countries of the AU present in the Spanish capital offered a cooking demonstration in which Equatorial Guinea also participated.

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20 May 2015
On the occasion of the celebration, each May 20 in Rebola, of the traditional rite of Botoi, the Cultural Institute of French Expression (ICEF) of Malabo has scheduled a week of cultural activities regarding the Bubi people.

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07 May 2015
Each year, the German Embassy in Equatorial Guinea and the French Institute-ICEF (Cultural Institute of French Expression) of Malabo organizes an event dedicated to German cinema. This is a selection of Germanic films offered to the public throughout the week.

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29 April 2015
A delegation of the Embassy of Equatorial Guinea in the Kingdom of Spain, led by Ambassador Purificacion Angue Ondo, and integrated by the First Secretary of the Embassy, Eulogio Abeso Oyana, and the Third Secretary, Ana Luisa Ondo Angue, participated on April 27 in the event organized by the International Association of Diplomats in Spain (AIDE), on behalf of the Queen Sofia Foundation.

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29 April 2015
This was announced by Dario Villanueva, director of the RAE (Royal Spanish Academy of Language) at the opening of the First International Spanish Forum 2.0: Spanish, a global alternative, which was just held in Madrid.

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30 March 2015
The Hotel Tres de Agosto was the setting for the presentation of the magazine Africando, a ceremony which was chaired by its director, journalist and writer Carmela Oyono Ayingono, prominent intellectual, who learned her journalistic career in Cuba.

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28 March 2015
March 27 is the celebration, as every year, of International Theater Day. Therefore, several cultural centers have organized activities regarding drama, among which are those of the Cultural Institute of French Expression of Malabo (ICEF).

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19 March 2015
French language and Francophonie Week is held in Malabo from March 14 to 22, organized by the French Institute.

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03 March 2015
On February 25, the writer and priest Longinus Eseng Nguema Bilogo presented a presentation on the essence of the Bantu culture in the Guinean Cultural Center.

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21 February 2015
The French Cultural Center in Malabo, received on its stage last February 13 the artist Onesimo Sima Oyana, known by the stage name of Kuma Ntem.

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14 February 2015
The Assistant Section Commissioner of Equatorial Guinea of the Milan Expo 2015, Rufino Ndong Esono, met with the artists participating in this event on the National Day of Equatorial Guinea.

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13 February 2015
On Tuesday, February 10, the Ambassador of the People's Republic of China in Equatorial Guinea, Wang Shixiong, and the headquarters staff celebrated Spring Festival with various cultural activities.

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10 February 2015
Between the past days of January 27 and 29, the 2nd Humanistic Reflection Week was carried out in the amphitheater of the University School of Health and Environment of Bata (EUSMA).

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06 February 2015
The Deputy General Commissioner of Equatorial Guinea for the exhibition this year received, on Monday, February 2, the representative of this art group based in Spain, to analyze the participation of the group on the International Day of Equatorial Guinea at this event.

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04 February 2015
With the new year, the Cultural Institute of French Expression (ICEF) opens its doors to all those interested in participating in the cultural activities of February.

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30 January 2015
Rufino Ndong Esono Nchama, Deputy General Section Commissioner of Equatorial Guinea at the exhibition, met with officials of the National Ceiba Ballet to review the details of their participation in Milan (Italy).

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07 January 2015
With the support of the Second Vice President of the Republic and President of the Youth Federation of the PDGE, Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue, a macro concert was held on the mainland capital between December 31 and January 2, to celebrate the beginning of the New Year 2015.

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31 December 2014
As every year in the month of December, the Bonko Association has organized its traditional dance throughout the streets and neighborhoods of the capital of Equatorial Guinea, Malabo.

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24 December 2014
The restaurant La Bola in Sipopo was the venue on December 19 of the fashion show of the fifth edition of the International Malabo Fashion Week, held under the slogan "Survival", and that served to pay homage to Maria Nieves Ela Asumu, one of its founders.

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19 December 2014
On December 19, the city of Malabo will host the fifth edition of the Malabo International Fashion Week, whose theme is "Survival" and pays tribute to Maria Nieves Ela Asumu.

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18 December 2014
The Hotel Sofitel President was the venue on December 4 of the 15th Anniversary of the Biodiversity Protection on the island of Bioko (BBPP) Program. During the event, information was provided about the plans for next year.

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17 December 2014
In the afternoon of Friday, December 12, artisans in the towns of Ureca and Moka, in the province of Bioko, in coordination with the NGO BBPP (Bioko Biodiversity Protection Program) present in the ICEF (Cultural Institute of French Expression) an exhibit of their products.

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17 December 2014
From renowned architects to high school students -including diplomatic missions in the British capital- the Second Afro-Hispanic Cultural Week (December 8-12), sponsored by the Embassy of Equatorial Guinea in the UK, brought together diverse audiences.

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16 December 2014
This December the cultural centers offer a series of activities during Christmas and New Year, among which are the Christmas carol contest that, on this occasion, is organized by the Spanish Cultural Center and the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center.

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15 December 2014
The Association of Wives of African Ambassadors in Belgium (AEEAB), currently chaired by Perseveranda Mangue de Nvono-Nca, wife of the Ambassador of Equatorial Guinea in Brussels, organized on December 6, with absolute success of public, a charity football match pitting the ambassadors against their sponsors, as an "appetizer" for the charity dinner against Ebola on December 12.

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11 December 2014
On Friday, December 5, the French Cultural Center opened its doors to singers in a new space: the free recording studio for the musical talents of the capital.

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10 December 2014
Organized by the awareness program of ECOGUINEA, belonging to the project "Support for the management and conservation of biological resources of Pico Basile", the event was held from December 2 to 5 at the Spanish Cultural Center in Bata. The festival included various cultural and informative activities to inform people of the environmental problems currently affecting the country: commercial hunting, waste management and deforestation.

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09 December 2014
The Embassy of Equatorial Guinea in the UK is promoting the Second Afro-Hispanic Cultural Week, between December 8 and 12 at La Galleria Pall Mall in London. This year's event focuses on a presentation on the Equatorial Guinea Heritage 2020 project regarding the different influences and periods of architecture of Equatorial Guinea.

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01 December 2014
The sixth edition of the defense of dissertations in the School of Environmental Science at the National University of Equatorial Guinea (UNGE) was held in the auditorium of the institution, on Thursday, November 27, chaired by the Rector, Carlos Nze Nsuga .

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25 November 2014
The Equatorial Guinean artist Rachel Epam inaugurated on November 20 the exhibit "Africa has a woman's name" a warm and versatile exhibit, which will remain in Madrid's Orfila Gallery until January 10.

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24 November 2014
Once again this year the Ministry of Social Affairs and Gender Equality commemorates November 25, International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. Several activities were organized in Malabo for this event.

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21 November 2014
The Equatorial Guinea Heritage 2020 project organized a workshop to promote the traditional cultures of our country. The course is aimed at children from various schools in Malabo, as heirs of the future of our country, as stated to www.guineaecuatorialpress.com by Montserrat Villaverde, co-director of the project along with Laida Memba.

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20 November 2014
The researcher Armando Ela Nsue presented on Thursday, November 13, in the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center, the conference on "Protection Mechanisms for the Bantu family."

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19 November 2014
On Saturday, November 15, in Malabo the Eco Carnival Parade was held, an activity that mobilized numerous and lively participants, many of them young students in costume.

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18 November 2014
This committee met on Wednesday, November 5, with the candidates who want to work in the activities planned by Equatorial Guinea at the World Expo, which will take place in Italy, in the city of Milan, between May and October 2015. The meeting was led by the Delegate Minister of Foreign Affairs and Chairman of the committee, Pedro Ela Nguema Buna.

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13 November 2014
Among the activities planned by the Cultural Institute for French Expression, on the occasion of the great Eco Carnival festival, to be held in Malabo, last Friday a school garden competition was held, which was won by the Colegio Pilar of Buepoyo.

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10 November 2014
The Director of the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Centre for French Expression in Bata, Laureano Owono Mba Akumu, inaugurated on Friday, November 7, the art and cultural workshop organized by the Heritage Equatorial Guinea 2020 project, in the auditorium of this cultural institution.

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05 November 2014
Film Africa, the annual festival of the Royal African Society and the most important celebration of the African cinema in London, returns for the fourth consecutive year with a lineup full of attraction. A total of 85 titles will be projected, coming from 23 African countries, of which 56 will be premieres.

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04 November 2014
"Excellences" is the name of the book illustrated on the rich gastronomy of Africa, Caribbean, Pacific (ACP), in which the ten wives of ambassadors of this group of countries in Belgium have an outstanding role as driving forces of the edition.

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04 November 2014
This Monday, October 3, began the activities of the third edition of the Eco Carnival in the Cultural Institute of French Expression (ICEF), a real event in the Equatoguinean capital.

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01 November 2014
The singer Dj Arafat is in Malabo, since last Thursday, October 30, where he will put on several concerts, to later travel to the continental region and continue with his performances.

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27 October 2014
Located in Malabo II, the expansion area of the city, next to the new headquarters of the Bank of Central African States (BEAC), the CNH resort (Nsue y Hermanos) has opened its doors to expand the city's hotel offer.



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18 October 2014
The Mexican scientist was one of the winners in the first edition of the UNESCO-Equatorial Guinea Prize in 2012 for her research on trichomoniasis, a sexually transmitted disease that affects millions of people worldwide. The prize supported the progress of her work: "I am honored to have received this award from the Government of Equatorial Guinea, in support of our research on health problems and it has been a great encouragement to my work team," she says in this interview with www.guineaecuatorialpress.com.

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09 October 2014
The first international film shot in Equatorial Guinea, "Where the road runs out" (Al final de la carretera), won two awards in the San Diego Film Festival 2014 (USA). The participating Equatorial Guinean team acquired significant experience in working on the film.

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08 October 2014
The national film awards, the Ceiba Awards, 2014 edition, were delivered on September 28 during the closing ceremony of the 3rd South-to-South Travelling Film Festival of Equatorial Guinea (FECIGE). "Sólo una vez" (Only Once) is the title of the award-winning short film and the winners for Best Performance went to Gaviota C. Afang and Tito Lucio Nsue Nsue.

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20 September 2014
This weekend the Cultural Center for French Expression of Malabo will be the venue of the exhibition of paintings by the Ethiopian artist Salomon Fissha and the African Hip Hop Show.

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19 September 2014
From September 22 to 28, the island of Bioko and the city of Bata welcome the new edition of the South to South Traveling Film Festival of Equatorial Guinea (FECIGE). This event aims to be a meeting between African and Latin American cinema. In its varied programming, in addition to the showing of films, various activities, workshops and round table discussions are offered.

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06 September 2014
The festival takes place on Thursday, September 4-6 in the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center and is supported by the versatile artist Piruchi Apo. The festival is attended by children under fourteen years of age of all nationalities living in Equatorial Guinea, with the aim to show the public her artistic talent.

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27 August 2014
This artistic and cultural tour, sponsored by the Obiang Nguema Mbasogo-Amilcar Cabral (FONMAC) Foundation, to publicize their work, brings together artists such as the National Ceiba Ballet, Piruchi Apo, Pili La Peligrosa and Tito Bolabote.

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23 August 2014
In addition to having become the vital center of national and international companies and institutions, the new area of Equatorial Guinea's capital can claim to be a huge gallery of the most striking contemporary architecture. There are numerous projects that remain open in the unstoppable development in our city.

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21 August 2014
The young Equatorial Guinean designer of international renown was the author of the clothes worn by Hasifa Kivumbi, who won the title of First Runner Up of Miss Africa USA 2014.

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11 August 2014
On Wednesday night, August 6, the Chinese Embassy in Malabo said farewell to the new students who will soon leave the country to study in different universities in the Asian giant. Ambassador Zhao Hongsheng advised the students to seize this opportunity to pursue their studies and get to know the development experienced by the People's Republic of China.

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06 August 2014
The Secretary of State for Culture and Tourism, Jose Antonio Esono Abeso Mequina, received on the morning of Tuesday, August 5, at his office in the ministry headquarters Pedro Duarte Meira, the head of the company that promotes tourism of the Lusophone area.

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29 July 2014
The Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center of Malabo is the cultural home of our country. During the visit to its installations, www.guineaecuatorialpress.com spoke with the general coordinator, Emiliana Afubu Nseng Ondo, who informed us about their activities and functioning.

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26 July 2014
After the success of her exhibits in the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center and at the African Union Summit, the work of this self-taught artist has surprised all who have seen it. "My creations are the result of longing for my country," she tells us in her meeting with www.guineaecuatorialpress.com.

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15 July 2014
The director of the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center for French Expression of Bata (CCGEFB), Laureano Owono Mba, representing the Minister of State for Culture and Tourism, provided a significant donation to the designer Mito to promote his fashion collection.

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10 July 2014
The director of the Guinean Cultural Center of French Expression (CCGEF), Laureano Owono Mba, held this Tuesday, July 8, a coordination meeting with the staff of the cultural institution, in one of the rooms of its headquarters in Bata.

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08 July 2014
As the culmination of the Spanish Food week in Malabo, the Economic and Commercial Office of Spain organized a Tapas Route in four hotels in the Equatorial Guinean capital. In the end, Magno Suites was the winner of this delicious offer.

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11 June 2014
The meeting room of the Hotel Sofitel Sipopo in Malabo has become these days the focus of Spanish gastronomy for Central Africa, with a tempting display of products. The event was organized by the Economic and Commercial Office of Spain in Malabo. Gregorio Boho Camo, President of the Chamber of Commerce of Bioko, was one of many Equatorial Guineans who visited the exhibition.

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04 June 2014
The new bookmobiles will visit the towns and villages of Rio Muni, to present and provide books to book lovers.

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03 June 2014
The Deputy Director General of Culture and Tourism for the Continental Region, Aurelio Martin Obiang Nchama, led and participated in this week dedicated to cultural diversity, held on the Bata Seafront, between May 28 and 31.

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31 May 2014
During the week of June 8 to 14 the first Week of Spanish Food in Central Africa will take place in Malabo. It will be attended by the prestigious cook, a Michelin star, Xosé Torres Cannas, who will give a workshop on Spanish cuisine at the Hotel Sofitel Le Golf Sipopo.

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14 May 2014
Rufino Ndong Esono Nchama, in his capacity as Vice President of the Obiang Nguema Mbasogo-Amilcar Cabral Foundation (FONMAC) met on Monday, May 12, with the artists that will accompany the international exhibitions on political and socio-cultural journey of these two eminent African personalities during the tour that will start soon.

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30 April 2014
On April 25, the campus of the School of Medical Sciences of the city of Bata was the venue of a series of activities to commemorate World Book and Copyright Day.

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09 April 2014
Music, films and entertainment is what the Cultural Institute of French Expression (ICEF) is offering the public of Malabo in the upcoming days of April 9 to 11. In addition to experiencing the great performance of the French-Congolese singer Na Biso in his regional tour, performances of young Equatoguinean singers can also be enjoyed.

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07 April 2014
The Secretary-General of the PDGE, Jeronimo Osa Osa Ecoro, led the selection process for the new students traveling to the country, thanks to grants collected through the party, the UNGE and the Russian Government.

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03 April 2014
In the last week of March the 44th Anniversary of the International Francophone Day was held, commemorated every March 20. On this occasion, the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center for French Expression of the continental capital prepared very special activities for it.

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31 March 2014
The Delegate Minister of Culture and Tourism, Guillermina Mekuy Mba, visited on Friday, March 28, the works of the new Presidential Library and Museum of Mongomo. She also inspected the Vocational School of Hospitality, Tourism, Arts and Trades of this city.

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29 March 2014
Art, music and theater: this is the interesting choice of leisure and culture offered by the ICEF of Malabo this weekend.

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18 March 2014
The Cultural Institute of French Expression of Malabo organized several activities to commemorate this cultural week, which began on March 15 and will run until March 22.

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22 February 2014
The Delegate Minister of the Department of Culture and Tourism in Equatorial Guinea is gradually becoming an international celebrity sought out by various international media not only for directing the country's affairs in culture and tourism, but also for her activities as a writer, model and editor in the fashion world.

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07 February 2014
Pedro Doña Santana was received by the Delegate Minister of Culture and Tourism, Guillermina Mekuy Mba Obono, to study common issues of cooperation.

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30 January 2014
The Equatorial Guinean artist presented on January 27 in the Equatorial Cultural Center a collection of pictures depicting the activities of African women in different fields.

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28 January 2014
This weekend, the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center has hosted the Chinese Spring Festival, inaugurated by the Delegate Minister of Culture and Tourism, Guillermina Mekuy, and the Chinese Ambassador, Zhao Hongsheng.

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25 January 2014
The Equatorial Guinean academics of the Spanish Language Academy, Agustin Nze Nfumu and Federico Edjo Ovono, presented to Vicente Ehate Tomi the memorandum of the creation of the Spanish Language Academy in Equatorial Guinea, approved by the President of the Republic.

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24 January 2014
Since Monday, January 20, in Malabo, the cultural center exhibits the works of the painter Masamba, who will submit his best work for two weeks.

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22 January 2014
On the occasion of the Chinese Spring Festival, a group of artists from Tianjin (China) will perform in Malabo between January 23 and 26.

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16 December 2013
The Equatoguinean Cultural Center and the Spanish Cultural Center organized on December 11 to 14 a Christmas Carol Competition, in which participated various choirs from different churches and some schools.

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04 December 2013
Under the title "Beautiful China", this photographic exhibit was presented at the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center of Malabo, on the afternoon of Monday, December 2.

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29 November 2013
Yesterday, November 27, began the seventh edition of the festival with a press conference and a meeting of the rappers in the Hotel Sofitel Sipopo Le Golf.

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25 November 2013
Fans of national music are dismayed over the death of the singer Fifi La Mirey, which took place last November 16, at the Bata Regional Hospital due to heart failure.

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23 November 2013
Anacleto Olo Mibuy, President of Research, Science and Technology Council of Equatorial Guinea (CICTE), in his capacity as Secretary-General of the Friends of Obiang Movement (MAO), received on Wednesday, November 20 the representative of that institution in the Republic of Cameroon, Clemente Mossa Mondjeli.

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23 November 2013
On November 27 began the new edition of this festival, each time more settled in the music scene of Malabo. During these days, Equatorial Guinean hip hop artists such as Jamin, Metrico and Negro Bey share the stage with international artists. The three centers of Malabo -Spanish, French and Equatorial Guinean- came together to celebrate the most popular festival of the year.

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21 November 2013
On November 16, the singer Fifi La Mirey, one of the most popular artists in the country, passed away after a long illness.

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06 November 2013
In the early evening of Monday, November 4, in the British capital opened the first Cultural Week of Equatorial Guinea, with the presence of the Delegate Minister of Culture and Tourism, Guillermina Mekuy, who was accompanied by the Ambassador of Equatorial Guinea in the UK, Mari Cruz Evuna Andeme.

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04 November 2013
The Department of Culture and Tourism of Equatorial Guinea, along with the Equatoguinean Embassy in London, United Kingdom, has organized a series of events that will permit making known the best of the Equatorial Guinean culture in the most cosmopolitan capital of Europe. The Equatorial Guinean Cultural Week is inaugurated today, November 4, at 19:00 hours.

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29 October 2013
On October 23, the Embassy of the Caribbean country celebrated this memorable date with a Cultural Gala which was attended by a large audience and numerous personalities.

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26 October 2013
As the closing of a seminar on cultural and company management, the Spanish Cultural Center of Malabo (CCEM) proposes a cultural tourist route to visit some of the most important buildings of the city.

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16 October 2013
Malabo has become, at last and after many difficulties, the only city in the world where one can see the fantastic full collection of personal artifacts of the great music star.

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12 October 2013
The delegation that attended the Annual Assembly of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in Geneva from September 23 to October 3, was headed by the Chairman of the Council of Research, Science and Technology of Equatorial Guinea (CICTE), Anacleto Olo Mibuy.

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09 October 2013
On Tuesday, October 8, the literary contest, organized by the Ministry of Education and Science, took place at the Pilar Buepoyo Integrated Center on the occasion of the 45th Anniversary of the Independence of Equatorial Guinea.

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01 October 2013
Our country will show, from September 30 to October 4, all its cultural wealth and diversity in the Moroccan capital, where it has programmed exhibitions, concerts, dance performances and lectures to make itself known.

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30 September 2013
Guillermina Mekuy, Delegate Minister of the Culture and Tourism Department, chaired the dinner at the Hilton Hotel in Malabo that gathered the representatives of the companies of the sector.

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30 September 2013
Once again Malabo became one of the international capitals of fashion with the fourth edition of the most important fashion show of designers from our country, and which was also attended by the international top model Rebecca Ayoko.

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28 September 2013
The short film "Lampara" by director Ruben Monsuy, awarded the CEIBA award, will represent Equatorial Guinean film at the 10th African Film Festival of Cordoba-FCAT.

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27 September 2013
The young singer, who is currently one of the best international voices of Equatorial Guinean music, aspires to this important award sponsored by French institutions. It is the listeners themselves who decide the winner, so it is possible to support Nelida by voting on this page: http://www.prixdecouvertes.com/en/vote.

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27 September 2013
El Suave, Annobones and Maximiliano have won the Song Festival 2013, organized by the Spanish Cultural Center in Malabo (CCEM) and the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center (CCEG).

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26 September 2013
Guillermina Mekuy, Delegate Minister of Culture and Tourism issued a message of welcome to the candidates of the sixty countries that will participate in Miss World Tourism, whose final will be held in upcoming days in Malabo between September 27 and October 12.

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25 September 2013
"Rainbow, diversity and color" is the theme of the fourth edition of the Malabo International Fashion Week, organized by the magazine Ewaiso, which this year has established itself as a special tribute to Nelson Mandela, describing him as the father of African fashion.

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07 September 2013
Last Thursday began this festival at the Spanish Cultural Center in Malabo (CCEM), with the presentation of the fifteen selected participants and the great concert of the artists Desmali, Betty Akna and Nelida Karr. In this project the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center (CCEG) and the CCEM will come together once again for the training and promoting of Equatorial Guinean artists.

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Expansion of References of the Council of Ministers· The Minister of Information, Press and Radio, Eugenio Nze Obiang, Spokesman of the Government of Equatorial Guinea has offered on September 4 the Expansion of References of the Council of Ministers held on that same morning, with the presence of the Head of State. During the ministerial meeting, H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo asked the Government that was meeting in a monographic session to analyse the economic problems. We attached the document with the complete text. The appointments continue of the leaders of the Regional Cells of the PDGE· The National Office continues presenting the appointments of the leaders of the party’s cells outside Equatorial Guinea. On this occasion, we publish those designated for the cells of Cotonou (Republic of Benin), Accra (Republic of Ghana), Rabat (Kingdom of Morocco) and Dakar (Republic of Senegal).Cooperation agreement on security and training with Cameroon· The Head of State and of Government, H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, met on September 3 in an audience with the Delegate General of National Security of the Republic of Cameroon, Mbarga Nguele Martin, in the People’s Palace of Malabo.The President of the Republic receives letters of credence· The new extraordinary ambassadors and plenipotentiaries of the Federal Republic of Brazil, Evaldo Freire; of the Republic of France, Christian Bader; of the People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria, Mohamed Antar Daoud, and of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Adnan Ben Abdel Rahman Al-Mandeel, have presented their letters of credence to the President of the Republic, H.E. 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We publish the appointments of the new cells in Madrid (Kingdom of Spain), Paris (Republic of France), Libreville (Gabon) and Yaounde (Cameroon).Working session in the Chamber of Commerce· The president of the Chamber of Commerce, Agriculture and Forestry of Bioko, Gregorio Boho Camo, received the Tunisian businessman Lotfi Moumni, on the morning of September 1, in his office at the headquarters of the institution.The eighth AfDB President-elect takes office· Akinwumi A. Adesina, a Nigerian national, assumed his post in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, headquarters of the AfDB (African Development Bank) on September 1, according to a note issued by this African institution that brings together 54 member States.Meeting between Agapito Mba Mokuy and the Ambassador of France· The new Ambassador of France accredited in Equatorial Guinea, Christian Bader, met in the afternoon of Wednesday, September 2, with the Equatorial Guinean Minister of Foreign Affairs for International Relations and Cooperation, Agapito Mba Mokuy.A delegation from the RCD Mallorca visits Equatorial Guinea· An expedition of the RCD Mallorca, led by Michael Blum, CEO, has come to Malabo at the invitation of the Sports Academy Cano Sport of Equatorial Guinea. The emissary of the Majorcan club is accompanied by Miguel Viera Cladera, FIFA agent and representative of Cano Sport Academy in the Middle East and Europe.Equatorial Guinea Horizon 2020 Conference· The Peruvian University of Science and Informatics (UPCI) held a conference on Equatorial Guinea Horizon 2020, which presented a documentary made in Malabo, Bata and Mongomo by teachers of this Peruvian institution of studies.Meetings of the President of the Republic· The Head of State of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea received in audience on August 31 the President of the Energy Foundation for Africa, Jean-Louis Borloo, and members of the Royal Spanish Language Academy in Equatorial Guinea, Trinidad Morgades, Julian Bibang Oye and Agustan Nze Nfumu.Condolences from the Head of State for the victims of the accident in Swaziland· The President of the Republic, H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, signed two messages of condolence addressed to His Majesty King Mswati III and the Prime Minister of Swaziland, expressing his condolences for the victims of traffic accident occurred between the towns of Manzini and Mbabane. We reproduce the full text of both messages.Documentary about the investment possibilities in Equatorial Guinea · In collaboration with the Ministry of Information, Press and Radio, this documentary explains how the Horizon 2020 plan has developed infrastructures of the country, to make it the gateway of goods across Africa.The American University of Central Africa holds its Information Days· On July 24 and 27 in the cities of Malabo and Bata, Information Days were held in which hundreds of students gathered who were interested in receiving information about the new American University of Central Africa (AUCA), located in Djibloho.Ehate Tomi chairs the ninth Interministerial Council of the year· The ninth Interministerial Council of 2015 took place on the morning of Monday, August 31, in the meeting room of the new headquarters of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation in Malabo II.Osa Osa Ecoro attends the departure of interns to China· The Chinese Embassy in Malabo organized a reception for the departure of the young Guineans who will travel to that country as interns. The event was attended as a guest of the Secretary General of the Democratic Party of Equatorial Guinea (PDGE), Jeronimo Osa Osa Ecoro, as Scholarship Coordinator.Meeting with the Head of State with the Ombudsman· The President of the Republic, Head of State and of Government, H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, received in audience on Friday, August 28, the Ombudsman, Marcelino Nguema Onguene.Meeting at the Ministry of Commerce· Alfredo Mitogo Mitogo Ada, Minister of Commerce and Business Development, met on August 26 with a South African delegation, which is in the country for the purpose of investing in the development of the nation.Opening of Mobile Restaurants· The mobile restaurants will begin to run on August 29, after their inauguration on Friday, August 28, by the Minister of State for Missions, Alejandro Evuna Asangono, and have Maria del Carmen Ecoro as it primarily person responsible.Equatorial Guinea and Benin will open a Cotonou Bank in September· A high delegation of the Republic of Benin, led by its Head of State, H.E. Thomas Boni Yayi, made a 4-hour visit, on August 27, to the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, to strengthen the bonds of cooperation between both peoples and governments and discuss the upcoming opening of a Guinean-Benin Bank in Cotonou, the capital of Benin.Audiences of the President of the Republic· H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo granted audiences on August 27 at the People's Palace of Malabo to a delegation from the Republic of Guinea Bissau, headed by the Secretary of State for Transportation and Communications, Joao Bernardo Vieira, and the Russian diplomat, Nikolay L. Ratsiborisky.First International Festival of Body Art of Sofitel Sipopo· The Hotel Sofitel Malabo Sipopo Le Golf organized from August 17 to 22 the First International Festival of Body Art Equatorial Guinea, an event that has had top artists in the art of body painting.International Prize for President Obiang in Brussels· The decision taken by the Council of Ministers of the Group of African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries, which unanimously accepted the proposal of the Central African region to grant the official recognition to H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, will take effect on November 23.Installation of the office of Ombudsman· The Ombudsman of Equatorial Guinea, Marcelino Nguema Onguene, will have his temporary office in some of the offices of the Sipopo Conference Palace (Malabo).The 4th Subregional Forum on Internet Governance in Central Africa ends· The forum, which began on August 24, finished in the evening of Tuesday, August 25, with the recommendations of experts on the technical development of the Internet and the development of social networks in the subregion. The discussions took place in one of the rooms adjoining the Sipopo Conference Center (Malabo).The EU High Representative for Equatorial Guinea ends her mission· The leave-taking of Cristina Martins Barreira before the Secretary General of the ECCAS (Economic Community of Central African States) took place during an audience held on August 21 in Libreville (Gabon), headquarters of this institution that brings together ten African countries.A delegation from India meets with the President of the Republic· H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo received on August 25 at the People's Palace of Malabo a delegation from India, led by the Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare, Shripad Yasso Naik.A South African business delegation visits Equatorial Guinea· The president of the Chamber of Commerce of Bioko, Gregorio Boho Camo, held a meeting with a delegation of South African businessmen, who were in Malabo, in the framework of the relations of business cooperation between South Africa and Equatorial Guinea.Presentation of the Strategic Plan 2015/2020 of the National Organization for the Blind· On Tuesday, August 25, in the meeting room of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Local Corporations of the Strategic Plan drawn up by the members of the National Organization for the Blind of Equatorial Guinea (ONCIGE), from this year through Horizon 2020 was presented.Fourth Subregional Forum on Internet Governance in Central Africa· On Monday, August 24, at the Conference Center of Sipopo (Malabo), the Fourth Subregional Forum on Internet Governance in Central Africa began with the theme of the evolution of Internet governance and accountability of its protagonists for sustainable development.Work meeting of the AU and the ICAO· The African Union Commission will work for the European Union to remove the ban on African airlines to operate in Europe, after the meeting held on August 19 in Ethiopia by the President of the African Union Commission, Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, and the Secretary General of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Liu Fang.Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue appointed Colonel of the army· The Second Vice President for Defense and State Security, Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue, has been appointed Colonel of the Army of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea.The Head of State of Santo Tome visits Equatorial Guinea· The President of Santo Tome and Principe, H.E. Manuel Pinto da Costa, has made a visit to Equatorial Guinea that began with his arrival on August 19, at the Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo International Airport of Mongomoyen, where he was received by the President of the Republic. The visit ended on Friday, August 21.Constancia Mangue de Obiang celebrates her birthday· The First Lady of the Nation, Constancia Mangue de Obiang, has celebrated her birthday on the 20th of August, in company of H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo and the rest of the family, in the city of Mongomo.The President of the Republic receives the Ambassador of Russia· The Head of State of the Republic and current Chairman of CEMAC, H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, granted an audience on August 19 to the Extraordinary Ambassador and Plenipotentiary of the Russian Federation in Equatorial Guinea, Nicolai Rastiborinski.New audiovisual course in RTVGE Bata· The Secretary of State for Information, Press and Radio, Miguel Antonio Obiang Avoro, presided on Tuesday, August 18, the audiovisual training course, to be held at the headquarters of Radio Television Equatorial Guinea in Bata.Project for Strengthening the National System for Public Investment and Monitoring of the National Plan Horizon 2020· The Prime Minister of the Government for Administrative Coordination, Vicente Ehate Tomi, presided on the morning of Wednesday, August 19, in the meeting room of the new headquarters of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, over the monographic meeting of the Interministerial Council in which the department of Economy, Planning and Public Investment presented the Project for Strengthening the National System for Public Investment and Monitoring of the National Plan Horizon 2020.Directing Council at the Ministry of Commerce and Business Promotion· The governing council of the Ministry of Commerce and Business Promotion met on Wednesday, August 19, to discuss six issues contained in the agenda, concerning the implementation of the work plan of the Minister, Alfredo Mitogo Mitogo Ada.Approval of the Academic Calendar of the UNGE· Since last August 10, the board of the National University of Equatorial Guinea (UNGE), headed by the Rector, Filiberto Ntutumu Nguema, is holding an Extraordinary Board of Directors Meeting, to discuss various academic issues and strategies for the improvement of the education system. By Resolution Number 001 of July 14, the board has approved the academic calendar for the year 2015/2016.New mishap of the Spirit of Malabo in North Carolina· This time it was the stump of a submerged cypress that damaged the boat of rower Victor Mooney. The Coast Guard of this US state sent a rescue team to help the intrepid navigator, who is now 400 miles from New York, his ultimate goal.The National Nzalang U-20 beats Senegal 2-0· The national team ended its participation in the International COTIF Tournament of L'Alcudia (Valencia, Spain) on August 16, winning in a friendly match the representative team of Senegal by two goals to nil.Congratulatory messages to friendly countries· The President of the Republic, H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, sent letters to the presidents of the republics of Gabon, Chad, Congo Brazzaville, Ivory Coast, Democratic People's Republic of Korea and Cuba.Commemoration Day of Our Lady of Bisila· The Bishop of Malabo, Juan Nsue Edjang, presided on Saturday, August 15, the solemn Mass in honor of the Day of Our Lady of of Bisila in the Parish and Shrine of Claret.The presidential couple attends the events of the 55th Anniversary of the Independence of Congo· H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo and the First Lady of the Nation, Constancia Mangue de Obiang, headed the delegation of our country that attended the events of the fifty-fifth anniversary of independence of the Republic of Congo, held on August 15 in the town of Ouesso.The Atletico de Madrid wins against the Sub-20 National Nzalang· The Atletico de Madrid qualified for the quarterfinals of the COTIF International Trophy after beating the Sub-20 National Nzalang by 2-0, in a match played on August 14, in which Juan Micha's players fought to the last minute and competed on equal terms, also having good opportunities to win the game.Summary of activities of the President of the Republic in Suriname· The Equatorial Guinean presidential couple travelled to the South American country to attend on August 11 the inauguration as Head of State of H.E. Desire Delano Bouterse. The visit served to strengthen the bonds of friendship and cooperation between the governments of the Republics of Suriname and Equatorial Guinea.The COTIF welcomes the teams participating in the tournament in L'Alcudia· The plenary of the City Hall of L'Alcudia (Valencia, Spain) hosted on the morning of August 12 the official reception of the participants in the thirty-second edition of the International COTIF Tournament of L'Alcúdia. The Equatorial Guinean delegation, formed by Salvador Nchuchuma and Melchor Obama, signed the book of honor of the football competition and exchanged presents with the president of COTIF, Eliseu Gomez, and the mayor of the city, Andreu Salom.Seminar on Gender and Violence in Bata· On August 13 a seminar on the basics of gender and violence ended; it was directed at agents of the IEC-Abogacía project, it took place at the headquarters of the Department of Foreign Affairs of the mainland capital, and was organized by the Ministry of Social Affairs and Gender Equality.Departure of the President towards Congo Brazzaville· Recently arrived from Surinam and tireless as always, H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo has again boarded the airplane to travel, on this occasion, to Congo Brazzaville, where he will attend the celebration of the festivities of the independence.Job offer for the Project of Malaria Vaccine Trials · We publish the job offer for doctors and health professionals with experience, who want to participate in the project of malaria vaccine trials that are being carried out in Equatorial Guinea. The selected professionals will have the opportunity to work along with a multi-disciplinary team and establish direct contact with the universities and organizations dedicated to the most recognized clinical research in the world.Youth Day is commemorated worldwide· On August 12 was celebrated this day dedicated especially to the young people worldwide. The African Union had special celebrations with the motive of the commemoration.The presidential couple attends the investiture of the President of Suriname· H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, accompanied by his wife, the First Lady of the Nation, was present in the ceremony of renewal of posts of the President and the Government of the Republic of Suriname.Visit of the Director General of Human Rights to El Salvador· Manuel Mba Nchama, assisted by the Secretary General of the NGO CEDEPU, has travelled to the Central American country to promote the World Forum of the Decade of People of African Descent and Human Rights, which will be held in Malabo in November of this year.The Prime Minister receives the delegate of UNICEF· The visit of the Representative of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in Equatorial Guinea, Brandao Gomez, with Vicente Ehate Tomi was held on Tuesday, August 11, in the headquarters of the Presidency, in Malabo II.More news | Search Engine | Subscribe Subscribe