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Performance by Dj Arafat in Equatorial Guinea
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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01 November 2014
New hotel complex in Malabo
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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27 October 2014
Interview with Rossana Arroyo, winner of the 2012 UNESCO-EG Prize
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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18 October 2014
Film shot in Equatorial Guinea wins at the San Diego Film Festival
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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09 October 2014
A short film about AIDS wins the Ceiba Award 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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08 October 2014
Activities of the Cultural Center for French Expression in Malabo
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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20 September 2014
3rd South to South Travelling Film Festival
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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19 September 2014
The Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center hosts the "Festival Nsue Okomo Kids"
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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06 September 2014
The tour of the Obiang Nguema-Amilcar Cabral Foundation begins in Bioko
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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27 August 2014
Malabo II, a showcase of contemporary architecture
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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23 August 2014
Lucas Nguema Escalada designs for the First Runner Up of Miss Africa USA
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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21 August 2014
Zhao Hongsheng says farewell to the Equatorial Guinean students
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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11 August 2014
Equatorial Guinea in the spotlight of the tourism sector
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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06 August 2014
The Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center of Malabo: the home of national culture
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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29 July 2014
Rachel Epam: An innovative vision of ethnic art
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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26 July 2014
Donation for fashion
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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15 July 2014
Coordination meeting in the Guinean Center for French Expression
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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10 July 2014
Magno Suites Awarded as the best tapas establishment in Malabo
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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08 July 2014
Spanish Food Week in Central Africa
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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11 June 2014
New bookmobiles for the Continental Region
The new bookmobiles will visit the towns and villages of Rio Muni, to present and provide books to book lovers.

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04 June 2014
Cultural Diversity Week in Bata
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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03 June 2014
Malabo, capital of flavors
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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31 May 2014
The Vice President of FONMAC meets with some artists
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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14 May 2014
The UNGE commemorates World Book Day
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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30 April 2014
Shows in the Cultural Institute of French Expression of Malabo
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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09 April 2014
New scholarship students in Russia
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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07 April 2014
The Francophonie Week was celebrated in Bata
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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03 April 2014
Inspection visits of Delegate Minister of Culture
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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31 March 2014
Activities of the French Cultural Center in Malabo
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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29 March 2014
Francophonie Week in Malabo
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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18 March 2014
The Minister of Culture in the international press
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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22 February 2014
Cuba's Ambassador with Minister of Culture
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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07 February 2014
Rachel Epam presents her work in Malabo
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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30 January 2014
Chinese Spring Festival
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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28 January 2014
The Prime Minister with Equatorial Guinean academics of the Spanish Language Academy
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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25 January 2014
Activities of the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center
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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24 January 2014
A group of artists of Tianjin will perform in Malabo
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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22 January 2014
Christmas carol competition
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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16 December 2013
Photographic exhibit of the Chinese Embassy
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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04 December 2013
Press conference of the International Hip-Hop Festival Malabo
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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29 November 2013
Wake for Fifi La Mirey
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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25 November 2013
Meeting of the Secretary-General of MAO
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
The 7th Malabo International Hip Hop Festival begins
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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23 November 2013
Fifi La Mirey has passed away
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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21 November 2013
The culture of Equatorial Guinea, in the heart of London
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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06 November 2013
The Equatorial Guinean Cultural Week begins in London
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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04 November 2013
Cuban Culture Day
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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29 October 2013
Cultural tourist route through Malabo
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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26 October 2013
We visit the legendary Michael Jackson exhibition, unique in the world
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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16 October 2013
A CICTE delegation attends the Annual Meeting of WIPO
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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12 October 2013
Literary contest on the 45th Anniversary of Independence
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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09 October 2013
Equatorial Guinea at the Cervantes Institute in Rabat
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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01 October 2013
Commemoration dinner of Tourism Day
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
The Fourth Edition of Fashion Week is dazzling in Sipopo
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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30 September 2013
"Lampara" will participate in the African Film Festival of Cordoba
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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28 September 2013
The singer Nelida Karr, in the Decouvertes New Artist contest
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
The Song Festival already has winners
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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27 September 2013
Message from the Minister of Culture and Tourism in view of the celebration of Miss Tourism World
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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26 September 2013
4th Edition of Malabo International Fashion Week
"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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25 September 2013
Start the Malabo Song Festival
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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07 September 2013
"Reliquia" is the new album by Negro Bey
The Equatorial Guinean rapper, residing in Madrid, presents his new sixteen-track album, which is a mix of Fang, his native language, and Spanish, which he speaks rapping.

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14 August 2013
Concert in Rebola
The sound and lighting equipment donated by the firm Marathon was inaugurated in this musical event.

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27 July 2013
Patron saint festivities in Cogo
The population of the city of Cogo has held this weekend the festivities for its patron saint, Our Lady of Carmel (July 16), with the attendance of several guests from the Republic of Gabon, the city of Añisok, Cabo San Juan, Corisco, Mbini, and the inhabitants of this town, which is in the province of Litoral.

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22 July 2013
New space for music and humor in Asonga Radio
The programming of the station has inaugurated this weekend a space where music and laughter are the main course of its new menu.

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02 July 2013
Ceiba Awards for audiovisual production
The short film "Lampara", directed by Malabo director Ruben Monsuy, was the winner of Ceiba Awards, endowed with 500,000 CFA francs, for best national audiovisual production. "El destino de Juana y Luisa" by Eulogio Bang, won the Audience Award, worth 200,000 CFA francs.

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27 June 2013
On Friday, a great music festival
The three cultural centers in Malabo are preparing for June 21 and 22 a big show of music, life and Bantu mythology to celebrate the great interdisciplinary music festival 2013, organized by actor, choreographer and percussionist Gorsy Edu.

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20 June 2013
Launch of Nelida Karr's new album
The new album of Equatorial Guinean singer Nelida Karr will be presented on Saturday, June 15, at the Cultural Center French Expression in Malabo.

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15 June 2013
An angel on television
The singer Angel Custodio has been, for some weeks now, the host of the new TVGE program "Tengo un sueño" ("I have a dream"). A new and interesting space of a social nature that shows us the lives of some people with disabilities, and reminds us of something that none of us should forget: that a disability does not make anyone unable.

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12 June 2013
Celebration of the Cultural Revolution Day
The event took place at the home of late sculptor Leandro Mbomio, as homage to his work in the field of culture, science and technology, both outside and inside the country.

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08 June 2013
New edition of the FECIGE
The Spanish Cultural Centers in Equatorial Guinea (Malabo and Bata) and the Motion Picture Association of Equatorial Guinea (ACIGE), in collaboration with various local and international institutions such as Casa Africa, UNICEF and the Ministry of Culture and Tourism in Equatorial Guinea, announced the 2nd South-South Itinerant Film Festival of Equatorial Guinea (FECIGE), the annual event of the audiovisual sector in the country.

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03 June 2013
The elderly, the stars of the theater of Malabo
Next weekend our elders will speak on the stage of Malabo's theater in the play "Dale Recuerdos", which will premiere on Saturday at the Cultural Institute of French Expression (ICEF) and Sunday at the Guinean Cultural Center. A play, starring elders of all ethnicities, which offers a show based on the message of experience, culture and wisdom. You can't miss it.

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28 May 2013
Tribute to Leandro Mbomio
The Embassy of Spain in Equatorial Guinea is preparing a special tribute to the great Equatorial Guinean Hispanist and Africanist sculptor. The event will take place on June 7 at the diplomatic offices.

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28 May 2013
Tour of the singer Anfibio throughout Africa
The Equatorial Guinean singer, popularly known as Anfibio, is touring several African countries to promote Equatorial Guinean music.

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24 May 2013
“En Clave de Vida” (In the Key of Life): A documentary about animal conservation in Equatorial Guinea
The young director Antonio Grunfeld Rius is the author of this interesting audiovisual work that shows, in the field, the problem of the disappearance of unique animal species in Equatorial Guinea. The documentary, currently projected at numerous schools in the country, can also be seen on the internet.

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08 May 2013
The singer Betty Akna talks about her new album
She is one of the best artists on the Equatorial Guinean music scene, who just surprised us all with the presentation of her new album, "Lembo La Mbôka Ame", in which she debuts as composer of most of the songs.

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07 May 2013
The 2013 Book Fair concludes
After several days of exhibits, the stands at the fair, whose main venue was the campus of the National University of Equatorial Guinea (UNGE), closed their doors after significant participation of exhibitors and visitors.

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27 April 2013
World Book Day is held in Malabo
The National Library, the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center and the UNGE joined forces to commemorate this day with several events: a Book Fair, which will run until next Friday, conferences and the message of the Director-General of Books.

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25 April 2013
Celebration of World Book Day in Malabo
The Spanish Cultural Center of Malabo (CCEM) has begun the acts of this celebration that will culminate next week.

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18 April 2013
Short Story Contest "World Book Day"
On the occasion of this celebration on April 23, the Spanish Cultural Center in Bata announces its 1st Short Story Contest "World Book Day".

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13 April 2013
The President of CICTE receives the sculptor Ghuty Mamae
The President of the Council of Scientific and Technological Research of Equatorial Guinea (CICTE), Anacleto Olo Mibuy, met on Wednesday with the artist to address the creation of a National School of Fine Arts.

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05 April 2013
Second edition of Eco Carnival
The French Cultural Center of Malabo is organizing the second edition of Malabo Eco Carnival, with the theme of water and biodiversity as the protagonists.

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04 April 2013
World Theater Day in the CCEM
The Spanish Cultural Center in Malabo (CCEM) celebrates this day with a month of national and international performances and parallel activities, such as a theater workshop and a conference on the bridges between Latin American and Equatorial Guinea drama.

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26 March 2013
Pocho Guimaraes Exhibit at the CCEM
The exhibit "Modulations" is an interesting review of the work of the timeless Equatorial Guinean artist, which opened on the anniversary of the Spanish Cultural Center of Malabo (CCEM) and can be seen until later this month.

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16 March 2013
Los Soldados del Triste Hogar, winners of the Easy Music Bata Festival 2013
The rap group from Bata won on Saturday, March 2, in the final of the Easy Music Festival, a contest that the Spanish Cultural Center in Bata (CCEB) launched on September to boost the career of young singers or bands in the city.



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08 March 2013
Tenth anniversary of the CCEM
On February 15, the Spanish Cultural Center in Malabo (CCEM) will be ten years old, and to celebrate, they have prepared a series of special events.

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08 February 2013
The Bonko Creole dance entertains in Malabo parties
During the celebration of past Christmas holidays, the traditional Bonko dance was one of the main amusements for citizens of Malabo of all ages.

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12 January 2013
The National Library now has a Book Club
The main objective of the club is to promote reading. The presentation ceremony of the association was presided over by the Delegate Minister of the Department of Culture and Tourism, Guillermina Mekuy Mba.

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10 January 2013
Presentations of the Mogue Agency
On Wednesday, December 19, at the Club House of the Hotel Sofitel Malabo Sipopo Le Golf the launching took place of the magazine and the website of the agency.

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31 December 2012
11th Christmas Carol Contest
The group "Las Semillitas" from the Ekuku neighborhood, in the children's category and "Las Kisiritas" of Nfefe-Esala, in the adults, have renewed their title and for the second consecutive year, by obtaining the first prize in the contest organized annually by the Spanish Cultural Center in Bata.

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28 December 2012
La Casa Tomada: new space for books and culture in Malabo
La Casa Tomada is the new bookstore in Malabo, created as a space designed for and by culture. Here one can buy almost any book and even have a small snack.

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22 December 2012
Musical Instrument Exhibition in the CCE
The Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center of Malabo hosts these days the exhibit of musical instruments from the collection of Isabela de Aranzadi. The exhibit offers a selection of interesting musical objects used for centuries in the traditional music of our country.

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22 December 2012
Success of the 6th edition of the International Hip Hop Festival of Malabo
The sixth edition of the festival, held from November 14 to 18 in Malabo, confirmed that this platform for interdisciplinary and international meetings is becoming increasingly important.

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29 November 2012
Change of dates for the 1st International Brisas del Mar Jazz Festival in Sipopo
The jazz festival, which was scheduled to be held on the beach of Sipopo on November 24 and 30 and on December 1, will finally be held in February or March 2013.

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27 November 2012
Farewell ceremony for the sculptor Leandro Mbomio Nsue
The funeral in honor of the international artist and sculptor, who died on November 12, began on Saturday in Malabo with the arrival of the President of the Republic and the First Lady of the nation to the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center, where the coffin with the body of the deceased was lying in state.

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19 November 2012
The mortal remains of Leandro Mbomio Nsue will be buried in his hometown
The mortal remains of the great sculptor will be buried in the Continental Region, specifically in his hometown of Ayantangan Nsomo, on Sunday, November 18.

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16 November 2012
The Ambassador of Spain expressed his condolences over the death of Leandro Mbomio Nsue
In an audience with the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Agapito Mba Mokuy, the Ambassador of Spain, Manuel Gomez-Acebo, has conveyed to the Government of Equatorial Guinea his country's sentiment of condolences over the death of the great sculptor. For the same reason, the Embassy also sent a message to the President, which we attach to this news article.

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16 November 2012
Jazz arrives in Equatorial Guinea
Concha Buika and other greats of contemporary music will perform at the 1st International Jazz Festival of Brisas del Mar, to be held in Sipopo from November 24 to December 1.

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16 November 2012
The great sculptor Leandro Mbomio Nsue dies
The most international and prestigious figure of Equatorial Guinean art has died after a long illness.

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13 November 2012
Publication presentation
The Collective of Equatorial Guinean Students of Valencia organizes, on November 15, the presentation of the work Fañg N'Ntúmu Anthropological Names, by Edu Makuy Lorenzo.

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09 November 2012
6th International Hip Hop Festival of Malabo
During November 14 to 18, the 6th International Hip Hop Festival will take place in Malabo, organized by the Spanish Cultural Center in Malabo, the ICEF French Institute and, for the first time, the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center. Artists such as Frank T, S. Petit Nico, Black Bey, Yuma and AdjoGuening will join the best Malabo rappers in this edition.

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07 November 2012
Theater Festival at the French Institute of Malabo
From October 22 to 27, the French Institute of Malabo organized the third edition of the Festival "Los golpes de teatro en Malabo", in partnership with the Spanish Cultural Center in Malabo and the Culture Center of Rebola.

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06 November 2012
The Spanish Cultural Center in Malabo promotes theater in schools
Their Performing Arts Department seeks to bring the world of theater to the public in general and children in particular.

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03 November 2012

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Obiang Nguema Mbasogo.Vicente Ehate Tomi evaluates the report on the Project Horizon 2020· The Prime Minister of the Government for Administrative Coordination, Vicente Ehate Tomi met last Wednesday, October 29, with the officials of the ministerial departments involved in the Economic and Social Program for Horizon 2020. The objective of the meeting has been to analyze the report of the works presented to the meeting.Performance by Dj Arafat in Equatorial Guinea· 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.Presentation of the Human Development Report· "Sustaining human progress: reducing vulnerabilities and building resilience" is the slogan of the worldwide Human Development Report that was presented on Thursday, October 30, in the headquarters of the United Nations Agencies in Malabo.Greater representation for Equatorial Guinea in the UN· The Republic of Equatorial Guinea has been chosen as a member of the Committee for Programme and Coordination of the United Nations for the 2015-2017 period.Message of condolence from the AU for the death of the President of Zambia· The organization that groups 54 African States expressed its “profound sadness” for the death of Michel Sata, who died on Tuesday, October 28, in London, where he received medical treatment last week. Sata, 77 years of age, served as President of Zambia since 2011 when his party, the Patriotic Front, won the elections over the President at that time, Rupiah Banda.Mario Santos David visits the Secretary General of the PDGE· Jeronimo Osa Osa Ecoro has received the Vice President of the principal party of the European Union, the European People’s Party (EPP), the Portuguese Mario Santos David, who is visiting Equatorial Guinea. Santos David is also the Vice President of the Union of Central Democratic Parties.The UEAC sets the budget of the CEMAC for 2015· The Council of Ministers of the Central African Economic Union (UEAC) set the economic budget of the Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa (CEMAC) for the year 2015 at 96,270,382,520 CFA francs (the budget corresponding to 2014 was 99,751,982,486).Informative meeting in the Bata school district· In the meeting of October 29, Agustina Nsa Esono, inspector of the Bata school district, transmitted to the directors of the 26 school centers of zone 4 the guidelines that the Minister of Education and Sciences, Lucas Nguema Esono, gave to the regional and zonal inspectors on October 24, in the meeting that he held with them.Directing Council of the FONMAC· The Obiang Nguema Mbasogo-Amilcar Cabral (FONMAC) Foundation met in its directing council to discuss the work carried out since its inception. During this meeting, they also examined new projects for the coming years. The meeting was chaired by its Vice President, Rufino Ndong Esono Nchama.Our country advances in its dialogue with the EU and Belgium· Equatorial Guinea's Ambassador in Brussels, Carmelo Nvono Nca, met on October 8 with the Head of Central Africa and the Great Lakes of the European External Action Service (EEAS), Erminia Notarangelo, in order to continue working on the fluid political dialogue the Equatorial Guinean embassy maintains with the European institutions. Furthermore, on October 14, Nvono Nca met his counterpart, Rudy Huygelen.The Head of State chairs the closure of the Loango Exercise of the ECCAS· The Heads of State, H.E. Ali Bongo Ondimba of the Republic of Gabon, and H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, with the Prime Ministers of Chad and Central African Republic, on behalf of the Presidents Idriss Deby Itno and Catherine Samba Panza, attended on October 28 at the invitation of President Denis Sassou-Nguesso of the Republic of Congo Brazzaville, the solemn closure of the community exercise, called Loango Exercise 2014, which two weeks ago, was carried out by the members of the Multinational Force of Central Africa (FOMAC), in the district of Loango of the Congolese department of Kouilu.Equatorial Guinea will participate in the World Tourism Market· For the first time in its history, the Republic of Equatorial Guinea will participate and showcase its tourist offer at the World Tourism Market (WTM), a leading global event of the industry, to be held in London from November 3 to 6.Milam Tang visits the city of Oyala· The First Vice President of the Republic for Presidential Affairs, Ignacio Milam Tang, has returned this weekend to Malabo, after visiting Oyala, coming from Bata where he has been in recent days in connection with the stay of the Government in the Continental Region for official reasons.Reply of the Minister of Justice, Religious Affairs and Penitentiary Institutions· Reply of the Minister of Justice, Religious Affairs and Penitentiary Institutions of Equatorial Guinea to the false news spread by the online Diario Rombe, which states that in Equatorial Guinea no more political parties will be legalized:Sub-Saharan Africa must develop its infrastructures according to the IMF· This was recommended by the report on the Regional Economic Outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa, presented in Libreville (Gabon), on October 20 by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), in a ceremony attended by Anne Marie Gulde Wolf, Deputy Director of the Africa Department.The work of the new National Ethics Committee begins· Equatorial Guinea now has an ethics committee to ensure the protection of the rights and safety of individuals participating in clinical research projects. The National Ethics Committee (CENGE) is a necessary tool that did not exist until now and it has begun its activities, in view of obtaining the vaccine against malaria in the Republic of Equatorial Guinea. It is, therefore, a crucial step for the advancement of science.Meeting of Ehate Tomi and the Vice President of the European Popular Party· The Prime Minister of the Government, Vicente Ehate Tomi, met on Tuesday, October 28, with the Vice President of the European Popular Party and European deputy, Mario Santos David, with whom he discussed the incorporation of Equatorial Guinea to the Community of the Countries of Portuguese Language (CPLP) and the advantages of this integration.Marcelino Nguema, candidate for Ombudsman· The current Second Deputy Secretary General of the Democratic Party of Equatorial Guinea (PDGE) was chosen as the party's candidate for the office of Ombudsman. The presentation of his candidacy was held during a meeting with members of the parliamentary groups of the party, the Senate and Chamber of Deputies, during which they also analyzed the recent General Amnesty Law.The Heads of State of the ECCAS meet in Congo Brazzaville· The meeting has the objetive of attending the solemn closing ceremony of the 2014 community exercise which, from October 15 to 30, is carried out by the military contingents of the member countries of the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS) in the town of Loango (Congo Brazzaville).Session of the Equatorial Guinea-China Joint Commission· The Governor of the Litoral Province, Amado Nguema Owono, accompanied by the Acting Mayor of the City Hall of Bata, Honorato Evita Oma, and the Government Delegate, Bartolome Owono Nze, opened the meeting of the joint commission between the two countries on Friday, October 24, at the Conference Center of Ngolo.The French ambassador assesses the National Dialogue· Agapito Mba Mokuy, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation received Monday morning, October 27, the French Ambassador to Equatorial Guinea, François Barateau.Meeting of Ministers of Energy of the CEMAC and the ECCAS· The adoption of the "White Book on Energy" was the objective of the meeting of the Economic and Monetary Community of Central Africa (CEMAC) and the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS), held on October 17 in Yaounde (Cameroon).Lucas Nguema meets with Inspectors of Education· The Second Deputy Prime Minister for the Social Sector and Minister for Education and Science, Lucas Nguema Esono Mbang, met on October 24 in the auditorium of the School of Educational Science, with all the district and zonal technical inspectors for education as well as the directors of public and private schools at the secondary level of the head of the Litoral Province.The integrated card in Central African banks is operational· The card will be used at all ATMs at the national, subregional and international levels with reduced costs, as was recently announced by the Governor of the BEAC, Lucas Abaga Nchama.Products Fair from Ghana in Malabo· The president of the Chamber of Commerce, Agriculture and Forestry of Bioko, Gregorio Boho Camo, received last weekend the Director of Commerce and Business Development of the Ghana Chamber of Commerce, Frederick Adu Amoako, who had come to report on a fair of Ghanaian products that will be held soon in Malabo.Lasaquero and Nchaso meet with staff of RTVGE-BATA· The Minister of Public Service and Administrative Reform, Purificacion Buari Lasaquero, accompanied by the Minister of Information, Press and Radio, Teobaldo Nchaso Matomba, met on Friday, October 24, with non-salaried staff of the Ministry of Information, Press and Radio, residing in the mainland.New hotel complex in Malabo· 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. CANIGE implements the Multilingual School· On October 15, the Multilingual School education system was presented in CANIGE, an event that was chaired by the Deputy Director, Jovino Sima Maba Ayeto, who reported on the importance of this system.A report assesses the progress of Equatorial Guinea against the death penalty· The association Hands Off Cain, which fights against the death penalty and torture around the world, presented on October 14 at the headquarters of the Brussels Parliament, the Annual Report 2014, in which Equatorial Guinea is mentioned in the section Best Data of 2013, since the country has established a legal moratorium on death sentences.The arrival of parties of the diaspora begins· The leader of the political party Independent Candidacy of Equatorial Guinea (CI), Gabriel Nse Obiang Obono, is in Malabo since the evening of Saturday, October 25. He is the first of the party leaders who until now were outside of the country and has returned. He also held a meeting with the press at the airport.The Senate approves the revision of its regulations and budget· The plenary of the Senate approved on October 23 the revision of the documents of its regulations and budget, which included the implementation of the internal budget as of June 30, 2014, for the first half of the year and the next financial year of 2015.Equatorial Guinea preparing for the SET Plan Conference· Equatorial Guinea's Ambassador in Brussels, Carmel Nvono Nca, participated on October 13 in the event organized by the Italian Embassy in Belgium, to begin preparations for the Seventh Conference of the European Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET Plan).Next meeting of Heads of State of Central Africa· Heads of State and Government of the Central African sub-region will meet in upcoming days. Among the topics to be discussed are issues of security and the fight against the Ebola virus.Maria Begoña Andeme, Miss Independence, representative at Miss Supranational· Maria Begoña Andeme Akele was crowned Miss Independence during the past holiday of October 12, Day of Accession to National Sovereignty, held in Ebibeyin. Now the young lady from Nsork will represent Equatorial Guinea in the Miss Supranational contest to be held in Poland.The PDGE reports on the Amnesty Decree· The Secretary General of the Democratic Party of Equatorial Guinea (PDGE), Jeronimo Osa Osa Ecoro, met with members of the party's Joint Commission, consisting of members of the Bicameral Parliament tables. It was an informative meeting about the General Amnesty Decree recently issued by the President of the Republic.Carmelo Nvono meets with the Ambassador of Nicaragua· During his trip to The Hague, Equatorial Guinea's Ambassador to the Netherlands, Carmelo Nvono Nca visited the Embassy of Nicaragua in the Dutch city, in order to hold a meeting with its ambassador, Carlos Argüello-Gomez, who also holds the position of Chairperson of the diplomatic corps in the Dutch city.A UNESCO report emphasizes the positive development of education in Equatorial Guinea· Data from the Education for All (EFA) Global Monitoring Report 2013 places Equatorial Guinea at the head of the countries with the highest literacy rate, and also stresses its expectations for growth and improvement in the coming years.London celebrates October 12 in the company of Elizabeth II's Marshall· The Embassy of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea in London celebrated with a reception the 46th Anniversary of National Independence in the company of Alistair Harrison, Marshal of H.M. Queen Elizabeth II and over 150 guests, most of the diplomatic corps, private companies, members of Parliament from Britain and Equatorial Guinea in the capital of the UK.Thomas Yayi Boni expressed his condolences to the President of the Republic· On Wednesday, October 22, the Head of State of the Republic of Benin, H.E. Thomas Yayi Boni, and the First Lady, Chantal Yayi, made a short visit to the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, to show solidarity with his counterpart from Equatorial Guinea, H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, over the death of his father's widow, Carmen Mikue Mbira.The presidential couple attends the requiem mass of Mrs. Carmen Mikue· Hundreds of persons gathered this Wednesday, October 22, in the Council Hall of the Town of Akuakam-Esangui-Mongomo, to attend the funeral mass of Mrs. Carme Mikue Mbira, mother of the Minister of State of National Defense, Antonio Mba Nguema and widow of Mr. Santiago Nguema Eneme, father of the Head of State and Government, H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo. She passed away on October 20 in the INSESO Polyclinic of the city of Bata as a consequence of an illness.The Equatorial Guinean Embassy in Egypt celebrates Independence Day· The Embassy of Equatorial Guinea in Cairo (Egypt) organized a ceremony to commemorate the 46th Anniversary of the Accession of our country to national sovereignty, on October 12, 1968, which was attended by the Prime Minister and Head of Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt, Ibrahim Mehleb, as well as several ministers and senior officials from various ministries.Anatolio Ndong Mba chairs the events of World Food Day· The Permanent Representative of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea to the United Nations, Anatolio Ndong Mba, presided on October 20 over the acts of the celebration of World Food Day, at the UN headquarters in New York, whose central theme for 2014 is "Family Farming: Feeding the world and Caring for the Earth."A delegation of the CPLP meets with representatives of the National Parliament· A joint committee of the National Parliament, led by the presidents of both chambers, Teresa Efua Asangono from the Senate and Gaudencio Mohaba Mesu from the Chamber of Deputies, held a meeting on October 20 in the Ngolo Palace of Bata with the delegation of the Community of Portuguese Language Countries (CPLP), chaired by Adriano Rafael Moreira, who was accompanied by his deputy Carlos Pascua, who have been in Equatorial Guinea since October 19.Course on extractive industries· The Seminar on Extractive Industries was successfully closed at the headquarters of the Regional Delegation of Mines, Industry and Energy in Bata, which took place between October 20 and 21.UNICEF prepares a seminar on social protection· The Second Deputy Prime Minister for the Social Sector and Minister for Education and Science, Lucas Nguema Esono Mbang, accompanied by his Cabinet Director, Santiago Bee Mico, received on Friday, October 17, a delegation from the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), which projects a seminar workshop on social protection policy under the senior leadership of the Government of Equatorial Guinea.The General Amnesty will give guarantees to all political actors in the diaspora, says the President· H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, President of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, signed the historic General Amnesty Decree so that all the Equatorial Guineans sentenced with political offenses can participate in the Dialogue Table next November. At the signing ceremony, the President issued a press release in which he said that this dialogue "will be a victory for the people of Equatorial Guinea."Two holidays at the Embassy in Spain· Although a week later, the Embassy of Equatorial Guinea in Madrid (Spain) also celebrated with intensity the holiday of October 12, National Independence Day, with a formal and crowded reception on the one hand, and a big party at the ambassador's residence the next day. That is, both celebrations stood out for their great atmosphere and rich national cuisine that all guests were able to enjoy.Celebration at the diplomatic headquarters of Nigeria· The Nigerian embassy in Malabo held on Friday, October 17, the 54th anniversary of the Independence of its country. Ambassador Adadu Ecchi, in addition to reporting on the economic transformation of the nation in recent years, thanks to the drive of President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan, also said that the World Health Organization (WHO) has praised the efforts of Nigeria in the fight against Ebola, country in which, at present, there is no case of this hemorrhagic fever.Towards the creation of the Cycling Tour of Equatorial Guinea· A group of European businessmen met on October 20 with the Secretary of State for Youth and Sports, Ruslan Obiang Nsue, to submit a project to the national authorities on the establishment of the first Cycling Tour of Equatorial Guinea. More news · Search Engine · Subscribe Subscribe