COAT OF ARMS
Government: Dominant-Party Presidential Republic
Current President: Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo
Population: 1,222,442 (2015)
Land Size: 28,051 sq km (10,830 sq miles)
Major Ethic Groups:
- Fri - Mar 24, 2017: Exiled Gambian Ex-Leader Jammeh Works On Farm in Equatorial Guinea - AllAfrica News: Equatorial Guinea
[News24Wire] Pictures of former Gambian president Yahya Jammeh working on a farm in Equatorial Guinea have emerged on social media.
- Wed - Mar 22, 2017: South Sudan, Equatorial Guinea Seal Oil, Gas Deal - AllAfrica News: Equatorial Guinea
[East African] South Sudan and Equatorial Guinea have unveiled an oil and gas partnership.
- Thu - Mar 16, 2017: Tax Collection Agency Intensifies SMEs Crackdown - AllAfrica News: Equatorial Guinea
[Financial Gazette] THE country's tax collection agency, the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) has threatened to punish small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs) who will fail to register for value added tax (VAT), as it escalates its desperate bid to boost revenue to fund a cash-strapped government.
- Fri - Mar 10, 2017: Exiled Former President Jammeh 'To Take Up Farming Full Time' - AllAfrica News: Equatorial Guinea
[News24Wire] Gambia's exiled former leader Yahya Jammeh has reportedly disclosed plans to take up farming "full time".