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  1. E.Guinea president's free-spending son faces French graft trialRead the original story

    Friday May 27 | Daily Monitor

    ... kleptocrats who sacrifice the interests of their people for their personal gains." The 46-year-old's father, Teodoro Obiang Nguema, has ruled Equatorial Guinea with an iron fist since seizing power in a military coup in 1979. The younger Obiang had ...

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  2. Son of Equatorial Guinea leader may face French corruption trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 26 | The Star Online

    French prosecutors have requested that the son of Equatorial Guinea's president be tried for suspected money laundering, an official at the financial prosecutor's office said on Thursday. Teodorin Obiang, the son of President Teodoro Obiang, had appealed for charges against him to be dropped last year on grounds of diplomatic immunity, but the Cour de Cassation court at the time ruled the charges related "exclusively to his private life in France" and not to his official functions.

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  3. Obiang Sworn In As President Of The Republic Of Equatorial GuineaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | PR Newswire

    "Since the beginning of our democratic experiment, the people have shown incredible support in electoral constituencies within and outside the country the political option presented by the Democratic Party of , because they understand that the continuity of peace, political stability, economic and social development our country has experienced should not be interrupted." The President also thanked the people for the trust they placed in him by re-electing him with 93 percent of the votes.

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  4. Najib & Rosmah Join Elite Club of Dictators: Their Specialty - Having Lots of Other People's MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Malaysia Chronicle

    What has Najib & Rosmah in common with Theodorin Nguema Obiang (son of the Dictator Teodoro Obiang, President of Equatorial Guinea? The Tatoosh and lots of other people's Money! Teodoro Obiang seized power through a bloody coup in 1979 and for the ...

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  5. Uganda: Uganda Now Shifts Focus to Review of ConstitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 15 | AllAfrica.com

    ... to change their constitutions to stay in power include Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe and Equatorial Guinea's Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo. Both leaders are above 75 and have held power for more than 30 years. Any amendment of the Constitution may also ...

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  6. It's late in the day, but our leopard could still choose to sprint at 58kphRead the original story

    Saturday May 14 | Daily Monitor

    ... will see such images. Seeing that present in the big tent were big men like Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe and Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guinea, you can take your guess which side makes a stronger impression on our own Big Man. Back to ...

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  7. Walkout over court comments mars Uganda president's inaugurationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | Reuters

    Sudan's President Omar Hassan al-Bashir laughs during the swearing-in ceremony of Uganda's president, Yoweri Kaguta Museveni at the Kololo independence grounds in Kampala, Uganda, May 12, 2016. Equatorial Guinea's President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo and Zimbabwe's president Robert Mugabe attend the swearing-in ceremony of Uganda's president Yoweri Museveni at the Kololo independence grounds in Kampala, Uganda, May 12, 2016.

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  8. Mugabe steals show at State dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 12 | New Vision

    The heads of state included: Jacob Zuma , Robert Mugabe , Idriss Deby , Edgar Lungu , John Magufuli , Mohamadou Issoufou and Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo . Fifteen African leaders dined with President Yoweri Museveni at a State dinner he hosted for heads of State and government representatives who are in Uganda for the swearing-in ceremony.

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  9. Museveni's friends: Guest list for the swearing-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Daily Monitor

    ... name it. The exceptions were, still are, Cameroon under Paul Biya for now 40 years; Equatorial Guinea under Teodoro Obiang Nguema now reigning for the 36 years; Angola under JosA Eduardo dos Santos 36 years and Zimbabwe under Robert Mugabe ...

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  10. Has Museveni delivered the fundamental change?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Daily Monitor

    ... the country's history books as one of the longest-serving presidents. In Africa, Equatorial Guinea President Teodoro Obiang, 73, is the longest-serving leader. Last month, he retained his office with 93.7 per cent of the vote, having been in power ...

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  11. Africa: Replacing AU Chief Dlamini Zuma Won't Be Business As UsualRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Guinea believes that its Foreign Minister, Agapito Mba Mokuy - who has been an advisor to President Teodoro Obiang Nguema - is the man for the job. The country argues that it is a major player at the AU; which is true, in a way, if one considers ...

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  12. A peek into Kazibwe's race for African Union top jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 7 | Daily Monitor

    ... efforts to gather votes in the various regional blocs. The personal relationships built by president Teodoro Obiang Nguema during his long tenure and his assiduous attendance at AU gatherings are viewed as the main strengths of Mokuy's bid, as his ...

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  13. Kibosh on Kabila: Ignore the African's play in U.S. for a third termRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... been in power for 36 years and having thoroughly ruined his country's economy. Yoweri Museveni of Uganda and Teodoro Obiang of Equatorial Guinea are also ranked in prolonged despotism. There is no advantage to the Congolese in shattering the already ...

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  14. Xi congratulates Teodoro Obiang Nguema on re-election as president of Equatorial GuineaRead the original story

    Thursday May 5 | Xinhuanet

    "I attach great importance to the development of the China-Equatorial Guinea relationship," Xi said in a congratulatory message on Apr. 29. Xi said his country stands ready to work with Equatorial Guinea to take the implementation of the outcome of the 2015 Johannesburg Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation as an opportunity to push forward the bilateral comprehensive strategic partnership of cooperation to a new level. BEIJING, April 30 -- China's top political advisor, Yu Zhengsheng , and Equatorial Guinea's president, Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, on Wednesday attended a reception in Beijing to mark the 45th anniversary of diplomatic ties being established between the two countries.

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  15. .com | Some opposition members freed in Equatorial GuineaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | News24

    ... in place, with an armoured car parked outside. Africa's longest-serving leader, Equatorial Guinea's President Teodoro Obiang Nguema, extended his 36-year rule last month after being re-elected with an overwhelming majority, according to official ...

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  16. Africa: More African Presidents Seek Multiple Terms Despite CriticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | AllAfrica.com

    Despite mounting opposition from different quarters, Africa's longest serving leaders are still insisting on seeking multiple presidential terms long after their sell by dates have expired. A case in point is Equatorial Guinea's president Teodoro Obiang Nguema, who has just been re-elected for a fifth term despite the fact that he has ruled the tiny oil-rich West African nation since 1979, having come into power through a military coup.

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  17. Journalists in Africa: Unite against tyrannyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Mail & Guardian

    ... banding together. Some might say that the African Union serves that purpose. That's where Equatorial Guinea's Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo (37 years in power), Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe (36 years), Uganda's Yoweri Museveni (30 years) and other ...

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  18. .com | Africa's longest-serving leader re-elected president in E GuineaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | News24

    Africa's longest-serving leader, Equatorial Guinea's President Teodoro Obiang Nguema, extended his 36-year rule on Thursday after being re-elected president with 93.7% of the vote, according to the provisional results of weekend elections. The results announced by the National Election Commission showed his two closest rivals, Bonaventura Monsuy Asumu and Avelino Mocache Mehengap, trailing far behind, with 1.5% each.

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    Apr 28, 2016 | New Vision

    The results announced by the National Election Commission showed his two closest rivals, Bonaventura Monsuy Asumu and Avelino Mocache Mehengap, trailing far behind with 1.5 percent each in last Sunday's vote. Equatorial Guinea incumbent president and candidate Teodoro Obiang Nguema and his wife Constancia Mangue arrive at the polling station on April 24 Africa's longest-serving leader, Equatorial Guinea's President Teodoro Obiang Nguema, extended his 36-year rule Thursday after being re-elected with 93.7 percent of the vote, according to provisional results.

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  20. Africa's longest-serving leader re-elected with 94 percent of voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Vanguard

    Africa's longest-serving leader, Equatorial Guinea's President Teodoro Obiang Nguema, extended his 36-year rule Thursday after being re-elected with 93.7 percent of the vote, according to provisional results. The results announced by the National Election Commission showed his two closest rivals, Bonaventura Monsuy Asumu and Avelino Mocache Mehengap, trailing far behind with 1.5 percent each in last Sunday's vote.

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