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EG Justice & Human Rights Watch
November 15, 2011

A referendum to modify the constitution was marred by reports of voting fraud, harassment of opposition supporters, and intimidation of voters.

EG Justice
September 26, 2011

UNESCO should reject a new bid to honor Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, the president of Equatorial Guinea and now Africa's longest serving ruler, with a prize in his name.

EG Justice
January 13, 2012

Oil-rich Equatorial Guinea co-hosts (with Gabon) the Africa Cup of Nations from January 21 to February 12, 2012, but the tournament is overshadowed by a history of human rights abuses and corruption.

EG Justice & Human Rights Watch
November 11, 2011

Proposed constitutional changes would strengthen the near-absolute powers of President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo and further deprive citizens of their civil and political rights.

EG Justice & Human Rights Watch
November 4, 2011

The government of Equatorial Guinea has released an opposition party member and civil society activist arrested on November 1, 2011.

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EG Justice
May 8, 2012

Dr. Wenceslao Mansogo Alo was convicted and unjustly sentenced to 3 years in prison on May 7, 2012 in a politically-motivated trial. Take action now to free Dr. Mansogo!

Human Rights Watch, Physicians for Human Rights, EG Justice
Human Rights Watch, Physicians for Human Rights, EG Justice
May 25, 2012

Authorities in Equatorial Guinea should cease all harassment of a jailed political opponent and those close to him, Human Rights Watch, Physicians for Human Rights and EG Justice said today.

Meredith Varela
March 6, 2012

Brazil supported the controversial UNESCO-Obiang prize in an attempt to improve relations with President Obiang, but this puts Brazil's own international reputation at stake.

EG Justice
February 27, 2012

UNESCO’s governing executive board should abolish a prize named after and funded by President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guinea at its upcoming meeting, seven civil society groups said today. 

Wenceslao Mansogo
March 5, 2012

A letter from Dr. Wenceslao Mansogo, a prisoner of conscience, to UNESCO, urging it to abolish the Obiang prize.

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