It was a former Spanish colony that declared its independence from Spain in October 1968 and now has a population of over a million people spread throughout an area of 28,050 square kilometres. It is Africa's greatest oil exporter and the continent's richest nation per capita. According to purchasing power parity (PPP), it ranks 43rd in the world in terms of per-capita GDP.
Former Equatorial Guinea President Fransisco Nguema ( Photo Courtesy)At the height of his reign of terror, former Equatorial Guinea President Fransisco Nguema was one of the most ruthless dictators in the world. In 1972, he declared himself "Life President'. And one year later, the country went into a referendum to ratify the decision to make him an eternal ruler of the tiny West African nation, which had attained independence in 1968 after decades of Spanish colonialism.
There have been only two persons in control of Equatorial Guinea since it gained its independence in the late 1970s. Francisco Macas Nguemá ruled the country with an iron fist from October 12, 1968, until he was overthrown and killed by his nephew on August 3, 1979.
The world has several religions, one of the major religions is Islam. This region has a lot of followers all over the world, especially in the Asian continent. However, the Muslim population is increasing daily because more people are converting from other religions to Islam.
Picture courtesy Various matches to book a ticket for qualifying for the Africa Cup of Nations finals will be underway. Below are the predictions for today's games. Botswana vs Tunisia In their group opening, Botswana got defeated 1-0 by Libya. On the other hand, Tunisia began their campaign with a win after beating Equatorial Guinea 4-0.
Teodoro Obiang, President of Equatorial Guinea 🇬🇶. Teodoro Obiang is Africa’s longest serving leader. He has been President for one of West Africa’s tiny, oil-rich nation since 1979. He came to power by overthrowing his uncle, Francisco Macías Nguema, in a bloody coup d’état.
Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo is an Equatorial Guinean politician and former military officer who is the current president of Equatorial Guinea. He is the second president of Equatorial Guinea since after independence and he has been in power since 1979. He is the second-longest consecutively serving current non-royal national leader in Africa and also worldwide, after Cameroon's Paul Biya.
Tunisia vs Equatorial Guinea Tunisia and Equatorial Guinea are in the same Group J and Libya has taken the lead after beating Botswana scoring one goal,Tunisia and Equatorial Guinea will be looking who to challenge at the top,Tunisia picked a draw on previous match against Mali on their world cup qualification match,tonight are set to welcome Equatorial Guinea for their first match of African cup of nations looking to pick first win,Tunisia has picked three wins on row against Equatorial Guinea and they will be looking to pick fourth win on row,Tunisia to win.
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ALGERIA VS CAMEROON. Boosted by a narrow but vital 1:0 win in their WC qualifying first-leg, Algeria will be looking to finish the job when they take on Cameroon at the Stade Mustapha Tchaker. Like all 4 other African playoff contests, another nail-biting occasion is expected with goals expected to be at a premium oncemore.
TUNISIA VS MALI. Tunisia finished 1st on the group B table in the World Cup qualifications with 13 points from six played matches. Their last competition was at the African Cup of Nations this January, where Tunisia lost 1-0 in the quarterfinal against Burkina Faso. Mali in the qualifications finished 1st on the group E table with 16 points.
1. Croatia vs France - Their previous 5 meetings were like this, France won 1-2, 4-2 and 4-2, 0-0 and 2-2 draw. Both teams may score in the UEFA Nations League match. More than two goals may emerge from the match. 2. Austria vs Denmark - Their last meetings were like this, Austria won 4 times, one match ended draw and Denmark won 6 matches.
The vice president of Equatorial Guinea is the second highest political position obtainable in Equatorial Guinea. Following the 2011 constitutional reform, there is a provision for two vice presidents who are appointed by the president of Equatorial Guinea Equitorial gunue The President of Equatorial Guinea, Teodoro Obiang Nguema has promoted his son Teodorin Nguema Obiang to the position of Vice President in charge of defense and security, according to a decree read on Wednesday on state television.
1.Mozambique vs Rwanda. Rwanda has never qualified for a World Cup, and reached their only Africa Cup of Nations in 2004 In the World Cup qualifying games,the visitors have never won a single match from the 6 games played of which they lost 5 of them and ended up remaining at the bottom of the group.
South Sudan: 82.30% According to Worldpopulationreview, approximately 82 percent of South Sudan's population is poor, based on the 2011 purchasing power parity poverty level of $1.90. 2) Equatorial Guinea (76.80%). In Equatorial Guinea, more than 70% of the population lives in poverty, with over 40% living in extreme poverty.
Teodoro Obiang Guema Mubasogo, President of Equatorial Guinea Teodoro Obiang Guema Mubasogo is Africa's longest-serving ruler. He has ruled Equatorial Guinea, a small oil-rich West African country, since defeating his uncle Francisco Macías Nguema in a bloody coup in August 1979. Equatorial Guinea is one of the largest oil producers on the continent and one of the highest per capita incomes in the world, but it does not necessarily mean the prosperity of its people.
Equitorial Guinea President Obiang Nguema image/courtesy 79 year old Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mnasogo is an Equatorial Guinean politician and a retired military officer who is currently serving as the President of Equatorial Guinea for the last 43 years and still counting. Located at the West Coast of Central Africa, Equatorial Guinea is a small oil rich Multiparty republic that is bordered by Cameroon to the North, and Gabon to the East and South.
Mali vs Tunisia It's very unpredictable match to watch as both sides looks as if they have equal strength,host welcomes Tunisia at Bamako stadium hoping to deny their visitors a win,they lost their previous match against Equatorial Guinea and they will be looking to end their winless streak, visitors has lost three matches from their last five outings and they will be looking to bounce back to their winning ways tonight,based in both sides performance,we pick both teams to score.
The richness of a country is mostly determined by its GDP per Capita which is the country's GDP divided with it's population. Here are the top 10 richest countries in Africa; 1. Seychelles which has a GDP per Capita of $30 898. 2.
Tunisian specialists escalated efforts on Saturday to keep away from a natural disaster after a vendor fuel ship conveying 1,000 tons of fuel sank off the bank of Gabes on Friday, two security sources told Reuters. The Tunisian naval force had safeguarded every one of the seven group individuals from the boat, which was going from Equatorial Guinea to Malta, and sent a misery summon seven miles from southern city of Gabes, the sources added.