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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

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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:

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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
Lyrical singing concert at the Spanish Cultural Center of Bata
On Friday afternoon, October 26, the center's auditorium witnessed the performance of Luis Alberto Llaneza, musicologist of the University of Oviedo (Spain) and pianist Eduardo Frias. Both musicians are conducting a tour in Equatorial Guinea and have also performed in the Spanish Cultural Center of Malabo.

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30 October 2012
Lyrical singing comes to Equatorial Guinea
Lyrical singing is a musical style that is not very known in Equatorial Guinea. In order for Equatorial Guineans to discover it, the Spanish cultural centers in Malabo and Bata have scheduled a series of concerts around the country.

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25 October 2012
The Seas of Equatorial Guinea
The Spanish Cultural Center in Malabo has published the book "Los mares de Guinea Ecuatorial: nueva prosa y poesía africana" [The Seas of Equatorial Guinea: New African Prose and Poetry], which collects texts of the winners of the "October 12" Literary Contest.

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19 October 2012
Great success of Julio Iglesias in Malabo
The singer declared his surprise at seeing the reality and the current development of Equatorial Guinea, so different from the picture shown in many international media.

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10 October 2012
Julio Iglesias sings in Malabo
The internationally renowned Spanish singer performs for the first time in Africa and our country has been chosen for his continental debut.

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09 October 2012
The First Lady will support an international fashion parade
During a meeting with young designers, Constancia Mangue de Obiang has stated the importance of women feel beautiful at any age.

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08 October 2012
Celebration of Fang Culture Week
The Spanish Cultural Center in Bata held the Fang Culture Week from September 19 to 22, with a series of activities to promote and raise awareness on the richness of the cultural manifestations of the Fang ethnic group.

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19 September 2012
Exhibition at the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center
The Republic of North Korea has organized an exhibition of photographs and paintings in the Equatorial Guinean Cultural Center to celebrate its independence.

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11 September 2012
Julio Iglesias will perform in Malabo
The capital's population awaits with emotion the performance of the great Spanish singer, announced through thousands of posters that fill the city. The big date is October 8.

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06 September 2012
An international feature film is shot in Equatorial Guinea
The film "Where The Road Runs Out" is produced by the Dutch Film Firenze, directed by Rudolf Buitendach ("Dark Hearts") and starring actor Isaach De Bankole Ivorian ("Casino Royale", "The Diving Bell and the Butterfly").

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30 August 2012
New edition of the magazine ATANGA
The magazine of the Cultural Centers of Spain in Equatorial Guinea returns this time in digital version twice a year.

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09 August 2012
Celebration of August 3 in the Africa House
The Africa House, the meeting and exhibit center of the different African countries that are participating in the Olympic Games, was the scenario of the celebration of the festival of August 3 Freedom Coup, in the city of London.

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08 August 2012

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"My creations are the result of longing for my country," she tells us in her meeting with reception for the Head of State after the integration of Equatorial Guinea in the CPLP· After the success achieved with the integration into the Community of Portuguese Language Countries (CPLP), the President of the Republic came to the city of Bata on the morning of July 25, accompanied by the President of Sao Tome and Principe. Awaiting him was a warm and massive popular reception. In his words, Obiang Nguema has left the door open for Equatorial Guinea's access into the Commonwealth.Meeting of the Secretary General of the PDGE· Jeronimo Osa Osa Ecoro held a meeting with members of the Democratic Party of Equatorial Guinea (PDGE) in the continental part of the country.Lucas Nguema Esono meets Education inspectors from the Continental Region· Analyzing the 2013-2014 school year and instructions on the assignment competition in his department were the topics discussed at the meeting held on Wednesday, July 23 by the Second Deputy Minister of Education and Science for the Social Sector and Minister of Education and Science, with the district technical inspectors of the Continental Region.Inspection by the Ministry of Information· A delegation from the Ministry of Information, Press and Radio, headed by the Minister, Teobaldo Nchaso Matomba, visited the Cogo district to inspect the state of a TV antenna.Support from the First Lady, through CANIGE· Over eighty million CFA francs were released by Constancia Mangue de Obiang for different cases of sick children who need treatment abroad.Popular race in Bata· This was one of the activities organized for the celebration of the Day of the Apostol St. James, the patron saint of the city.Internal coordination of the PDGE in Bata· The new president of the District Council of the party, Exuperancio Ndong Nsi, met with his collaborators to introduce himself and monitor the internal affairs of the party.The companies of Bata collaborate in cleaning of the city· The Minister of Public Works and Infrastructures, Juan Nko Mbula, accompanied by the Director General of the Cabinet, Javier Memba Sepa, and the Director General of Highways, Valero Obama Maquina, held a coordination meeting on Tuesday, July 22, with businessmen operating in the Litoral Province.The Dili Declaration, key to accessing the CPLP· In the Dili Declaration, signed by the Heads of State and Government of the Community of Portuguese Language Countries (CPLP), Equatorial Guinea's accession as a Member State was approved by this institution.Equatorial Guinea is now part of the CPLP· On July 23, during the celebration of the 10th Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Community of Portuguese Language Countries (CPLP), Equatorial Guinea was accepted as a full member of the organization. The President of the Nation, Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, participated in this meeting in Dili, East Timor, between July 17 and 23.The Head of State, in East Timor· H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo met on Tuesday, July 23, with President Taur Matan Ruak, before the start of the CPLP summit, during which Equatorial Guinea has become the new full member of the organization.President Obiang will attend the Summit of African and U.S. Leaders· The President of Equatorial Guinea, H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, will participate with numerous African Heads of State at the Summit of Leaders of U.S. and Africa to strengthen ties between the two regions, both economically and politically. The summit will be held in the U.S. capital, Washington D.C., between August 4 and 6.Opening of the seminar for Ceiba professionals · The Assistant Director General of Ceiba Intercontinental, Simeon Esono Alogo Nchama, attended the opening on Tuesday, July 22, in Malabo, of a training course for mechanics and on-board personnel of the airline.Meeting with industrial companies· The Secretary of State for Industry, Miguel Angel Ondo Angue, assisted by his collaborators, held on Tuesday, July 22, in Bata, a coordination meeting with the representatives of industrial companies operating in our country.Integration into the CPLP, a long and meditated journey· In the 10th Summit of Heads of State and Government of the Community of Portuguese Language Countries (CPLP), which begins on July 23 in Dili (East Timor), Equatorial Guinea will be integrated into the organization. In order to get to this process, the President of the Equatorial Guinean Government carried out important work of diplomacy, negotiation and approaches that culminate, therefore, in a happy ending.The committee to organize the participation of Equatorial Guinea in Milan Expo 2015 is established· The Government Presidency decided that our country will take part in the Milan Expo 2015 and to this end, has sanctioned the resolution establishing the Government Committee for the Organization of the Milan Expo 2015, a show that will be attended by our country at the invitation of the Italian Government.Condolences on the death of the parliamentary member Hermogenes Ejapa· The President of the Chamber of Deputies, Gaudencio Mohaba Mesu, sent a message of condolence on the death on July 19 of Hermogenes Ejapa Coffi, who was a parliamentary member for the 5th and 6th legislature.The First Lady grants scholarships to students of Aldeas Infantiles SOS· The beneficiaries of the scholarships granted by Constancia Mangue abandoned left Equatorial Guinea on Sunday, July 20, bound for the Republic of Ghana, to pursue their primary, secondary and even college studies.Inspection visit of the Prime Minister in Bata· To verify the compliance with the mandate on the cleanup of the capital of the districts, with the dismantling of shanties and painting of homes, the Prime Minister of Government for Administrative Coordination, Vicente Ehate Tomi, conducted on July 19 an inspection visit in Bata.Decrees of the Presidency of the Republic· The Presidency of the Republic passed on July 18 decrees numbers 98 to 102, and three orders which dismissed and appointed some personalities of the diplomatic corps.The Draft Law on the Legal Rules of the State General Administration is presented· The Interministerial Council, which met on July 21 at the Conference Center of Ngolo, and was chaired by the Prime Minister of the Government for Administrative Coordination, Vicente Ehate Tomi, discussed the Draft Law on the Legal Rules of the State General Administration.Equatorial Guinea, member of the Community of Portuguese Language Countries· Everything has been confirmed. The Republic of Equatorial Guinea is the only Spanish-speaking African country that is adhered to the Community of Portuguese Language Countries (CPLP). An Equatorial Guinean delegation, led by its Head of State, H.E. Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, will participate in the work of the 10th Ordinary Summit of Heads of State and Government of this community.The fight against poliomyelitis continues· The crisis committee against poliomyelitis, chaired by the Prime Minister of the Government for Administrative Coordination, Vicente Ehate Tomi, met on Friday, July 18, in Bata to continue taking measures against this disease in Equatorial Guinea.The cleanup work continues in Bata· On Tuesday, July 15, the Prime Minister, Vicente Ehate Tomi, met in an interministerial council meeting with various members of the Government to urge them to continue with the cleanup of the city of Bata.Jeronimo Osa Osa visits the new headquarters of the PDGE in Bata· The Secretary General of the PDGE, Jeronimo Osa Osa Ecoro, made an inspection visit on Friday, July 18, to the construction site of the new headquarters of the PDGE offices in Bata.Delivery of office to the President of the District Council of PDGE in Bata· The delivery ceremony of the office between the outgoing chairman of the District Council of the PDGE, Crispin Engono Nguema, and the incoming chairman, Exuperancio Ndong Nsi Mibuy, was chaired on the morning of July 16 by the Secretary General, Jeronimo Osa Osa Ecoro.Boho Camo, elected Vice President of CEPALOPS· A delegation of the chambers of commerce of Equatorial Guinea attend since July 14 the meeting of the Business Confederation of African Countries of Portuguese Official Language (CEPALOPS), and the assembly of the Confederation of Portuguese Language Countries (CE-CPLP). The president of the chamber of Bioko, Boho Camo, was elected Vice President of the CEPALOPS.ECLAC and ILPES highlight the work of the Equatorial Guinean delegation in Chile· The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) and the Latin American and Caribbean Institute for Economic and Social Planning (ILPES) reported on the possible areas of work and exchange of information in the future between the ECLAC and the Government of Equatorial Guinea, thanks to the work carried out by the delegation of our country who traveled to Chile last July 4.Session of the National Credit Council· The National Credit Council of Equatorial Guinea held its ordinary meeting on Tuesday, July 15, at the agency of the Bank of Central African States (BEAC), in Bata, chaired by its Chairman, Marcelino Owono Edu, Minister of Finance and Budgets and in the presence of the governor of the bank, Lucas Abaga Nchama.The First Lady attends the Virgen del Carmen mass· Constancia Mangue de Obiang, First Lady of the Nation, attended on Wednesday, July 16, the scheduled Mass for the Virgen del Carmen, the patron saint of sailors.Pan-African celebration on the 50th Anniversary of the AU· The meeting that was the conclusion of the year's activities to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the foundation of the Organization of African Unity (OAU), now the African Union (AU), ended on July 11, in Salvador de Bahia (Brazil).Mba Mokuy receives the Ambassadors of France and Gabon· The Minister of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Agapito Mba Mokuy, received on Thursday, July 17, in his office at the ministry headquarters the Ambassadors of France and Gabon, François Barateau and Javier Obiang Alogo, respectively.Seminar of the Ministry of Health· The Governor of the Litoral Province, Amado Nguema Owono, inaugurated a seminar on catastrophe situations and disasters, organized by the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare on Tuesday, July 15.Cooperation agreements between Equatorial Guinea and Rwanda· The governments in Malabo and Kigali have signed a bilateral cooperation agreement focused on areas and sectors such as good governance, information technology, agriculture and air transport, among others.Summit of Heads of State of ECOWAS in Ghana· The Heads of State and Government of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), met at the summit in Accra (Ghana) to address issues such as the impact of the Ebola virus, peace and security in the region, and the Economic Partnership Agreement with the European Union.Meeting of Teresa Efua Asangono with Senate staff· The President of the Senate, Teresa Efua Asangono, met on Tuesday, July 15, with the staff of the institution, in her temporary office in Malabo, to inform them of her trip to the city of Bata, where the Government continues its work agenda.Meeting of the Mayor of Bata with delegates from the districts· The municipal government headed by Constantino Ekong Nsue met on the morning of Tuesday, July 15, with the delegates from the five districts of Bata and the directors of the cleaning companies in the city.Farewell ceremony for scholarship students that will study in Spain· The Vice Minister of Education and Science, Isidoro Eyi Monsuy Andeme, representing the Minister, Lucas Nguema Esono Mbang, presided on Wednesday July 16, over the farewell ceremony of thirty-four scholarship students who will study for a year at the Calderon Institute for Technical and Vocational Training (ICAF) in Jaen (Spain).Interministerial meeting in Bata· This is the Seventh Interministerial Council so far this year and, as regulated by law, it was held under the chairmanship of the Prime Minister of the Government for Administrative Coordination, Vicente Ehate Tomi, on July 15.Athletes compete in Malabo· The capital hosted the 19th National Athletics Championship, which brought together runners and athletes of the entire country.The Prime Minister returns to Bata· The Head of the Executive returned to the Continental Region on Saturday, July 12, and on Tuesday, July 15, met with most of the ministers in an Interministerial Council. The Government will remain in the continental part of the country to carry out the six-month program that was interrupted by the African Union Summit.Celebration of the French national holiday· Similar to what took place a few days ago in Bata, the French Embassy in Malabo celebrated on Monday night, July 14, the national holiday of France. The Ambassador, François Barateau, organized a special reception at the Hotel Sofitel of Sipopo. In his speech, in addition to paying tribute to the figure of Nelson Mandela, he also said that France will always accompany the African countries in their ambition to achieve economic, political and social emergence.Equatorial Guinean delegation in Chile· The team from the Ministry of Economy, Planning and Public Investment held a series of meetings to exchange experiences with the Chilean Ministry of Social Development and other institutions.Paul Kagame receives Obiang Nguema Mbasogo· The Equatorial Guinean President arrived in Kigali, capital of Rwanda, on official State business, responding to the invitation by his counterpart, Paul Kagame.The Head of State arrives in Kigali· The President of the Republic traveled to Rwanda at the invitation of his counterpart, Paul Kagame.More news · Search Engine · Subscribe Subscribe