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Equatorial Guinea army on “maximum alert”

Equatorial Guinea has declared a state of "maximum alert" for its armed and security forces on national territory in order to "save the supreme values of the homeland," according to a statement from the Defense Ministry.No details on the...

Italy’s Saipem wins $100m pipeline contract in Equatorial Guinea

Italy’s Saipem has been awarded a contract in Equatorial Guinea worth $90-$100 million to build a 70 km subsea pipeline linking the Alen platform with the Punta Europa petrochemical hub, the oil ministry said on Thursday.Gas deliveries from the...

E’ Guinea’s Obiang supercars rakes in $27m in Swiss auction

A collection of supercars confiscated from the son of Equatorial Guinea's president have been auctioned off in Switzerland. The cars were seized by Swiss authorities as part of an investigation into Teodorin Nguema Obiang. He is vice-president to his father, Teodoro...

Equatorial Guinea’s Teodorin Obiang’s cars to be auctioned by Swiss

A collection of luxury cars seized from Equatorial Guinea's vice president Teodorin Obiang Nguema will be auctioned off in Switzerland on Sunday and are estimated to bring in 18.5 million Swiss francs ($18.7 million). "This is an exceptional sale," Philip...

Equatorial Guinea ask Brazil to return seized $16m

Equatorial Guinea has demanded that Brazil hand back more than $16m (£12m) worth of cash and luxury watches confiscated from a delegation accompanying the president's son, Teodorin Nguema Obiang.Equatorial Guinea's foreign...

Brazil seize $16m from Equatorial Guinea leader’s son

Authorities in Brazil have seized more than $16m (£12m) worth of cash and luxury watches from a delegation accompanying Teodorin Nguema Obiang, vice-president of Equatorial Guinea, local media report.The 48-year-old, known for...

To celebrate gains, Equatorial Guinea launches ‘Year of Energy’ drive

The Government of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea has launched the 2019 Year of Energy initiative, shining a light on new and innovative petroleum projects in Equatorial Guinea and assembling industry leaders at a series of...

Govt bars Equatorial Guinea MPs from foreign travels

Parliamentarians in Equatorial Guinea have been banned from travelling outside the country unless the trip is authorised by Vice-President Teodorin Nguema Obiang, the son of the president.A reporter with the AFP...
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