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2013-02-19 12:29:15

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, Feb. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Government of Equatorial Guinea is making final preparations for the third Summit of Africa and South America (ASA), which will take place this week in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea. After visiting several South American countries two weeks ago, Agapito Mba Mokuy, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, met with those organizing the ASA Summit to discuss the final details. The summit will run from Wednesday, February 20th to...

2013-02-11 12:22:59

Guinean families receive long-awaited keys to public housing MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- President Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guinea ordered the National Property Management Company (ENGI) to immediately turn over publicly-financed housing units to families that had made their down payments months earlier. Nearly seventy families received keys to their properties within two days. The houses, located in the Buena Esperanza, a public...

2013-02-07 08:22:18

HOUSTON, Feb. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Noble Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NBL) reported today fourth quarter 2012 net income of $251 million, or $1.39 per share diluted, and net income from continuing operations(1) of $277 million, or $1.54 per share diluted. Excluding the impact of an unrealized commodity derivatives gain and an asset impairment charge, fourth quarter 2012 adjusted net income from continuing operations(2) was $296 million, or $1.65 per share diluted. During the fourth quarter 2011,...

2013-01-31 16:24:17

Government obtains data needed for planning social projects. MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, Jan. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Government of Equatorial Guinea has released information on the overall status of the country's households, which was obtained via the Demographic and Health Survey of Equatorial Guinea (EDSGE-I), conducted between July and November 2011. The survey was conducted through the UN Population Fund (UNFPA) with support from the European Commission and the...

2013-01-25 16:26:24

Delegates meet for Fourth Ordinary Session of the Council of Ministers of Health MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, Jan. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Health ministers from ten African countries met Thursday, January 24, 2013 in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea to discuss a number of public health issues within the region. Members of the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS) prepared the agenda during the 4(th) Ordinary Session of the Ministers of Health Council, which began...

2013-01-21 23:03:18

H.E. Obiang, President of Equatorial Guinea, inaugurated the new Palace of Justice of Malabo II last week. The new building, with over 9,000 square meters and equipped with the latest technology, will be the work headquarters of judges and magistrates of Malabo", said Lisa Samuels of the Spirit of Malabo. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 21, 2013 As America commemorates Martin Luther King Jr. federal holiday marking the civil rights leader's birthday, which was first observed in 1983 and is...

2013-01-09 12:23:23

Minister of Information calls insinuation by Reporters Without Borders "baseless" and "unfair." MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, Jan. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The government of Equatorial Guinea today rejected what it termed "baseless and unfair insinuations" by Reporters Without Borders (RSF) that it may have been responsible for the death of a local journalist. In a letter to RSF, Minister of Information Agustin Nze Nfumu challenged the underlying allegations cited by RSF in the...

2013-01-03 16:23:50

State-of-the-art hospital's reputation for high-quality health services grows in Africa MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, Jan. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- La Paz Hospital, located in the capital city of Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, recently treated United States President Barack Obama's step-grandmother, Sarah Onyango Obama. Sarah Obama traveled from Kenya to Equatorial Guinea to have emergency eye surgery. She is currently making a full recovery. During her stay in Equatorial Guinea...

2012-12-25 05:01:20

"Equatorial Guinea has become a strategic meeting place for discussions facing the global community today", said Lisa Samuels, communications officer for the Spirit of Malabo. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) December 24, 2012 New York City based South African Arts International, Ltd. is proud to announced that the Republic of Equatorial Guinea has been selected for the 2012 Convener of the Year. This newly awarded accolade is being bestowed to a country that has showed great skill, courage and...

2012-12-20 16:24:50

Malabo host of the Sub-regional Conference on Surgery in Central Africa MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Equatorial Guinea has opened the Sub-Regional Conference on Surgery in Central Africa, which is aimed at integrating the surgical societies of the Central Africa sub-region as part of the sub-region's efforts to integrate itself more effectively in the international scientific world. Surgical society members from Equatorial Guinea, Cameroon,...


Latest Equatorial Guinea Reference Libraries

Goliath Frog, Conraua goliath
2013-07-24 11:33:06

The Goliath Frog (Conraua goliath) is the largest living anuran on Earth. The largest known specimens can grow up to 13 inches long from snout to vent, and weighs up to 7 pounds. This animal has a relatively small habitat range, mainly in Cameroon and Equatorial Guinea. Its numbers are decreasing because of habitat destruction and its collection for consumption and the pet trade. Their eyes can be almost .98 inches in diameter. The obvious tympanum has a diameter of about .20 inches and is...

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2007-10-22 16:03:24

The Bioko Allen's Bushbaby (Galago alleni) , also known as Bioko Allen's Galago, or Bioko Allen's Squirrel Galago is a species of primate in the Galagidae family. It is found in Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, and Nigeria. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests.

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2007-01-02 11:00:22

The western lowland gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) is a subspecies of the western gorilla (Gorilla gorilla). It lives in montane, primary, and secondary forests and lowland swamps. It is found throughout all or parts of Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea and Gabon. Of all gorillas it is the least endangered and is the gorilla usually found in zoos. The western lowland gorilla eats plants and, occasionally, insects....

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2007-01-02 10:22:49

The mantled guereza (Colobus guereza), also known simply as the guereza or the abyssinian black-and-white colobus, is a colobus monkey. It is a kind of Old World monkey. It is native to much of west central and east Africa, including Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria, Ethiopia, Tanzania, and Chad. This black-and-white colobus species grows to about 18 to 28 inches, with a 20 to 35 inch tail. It weighs 12 to 32 pounds. It has no cheek pouches, and, like most colobi, the thumb is nearly...

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2007-01-02 10:17:56

The drill (Mandrillus leucophaeus) is a primate of the Cercopithecidae (Old-world Monkeys) family. It is closely related to the baboons and even more closely to the mandrill. The drill is similar in appearance to the mandrill, but lacks the colorful face. It is found only in Cameroon, Nigeria, and north of the Sanaga River. It is also found on the coastal island of Bioko, part of Equatorial Guinea. The drill is one of Africa's most endangered primates.

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