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President Obiang touted “improvements” to Equatorial Guinea’s elections; although there are credible reports and evidence of irregularities, and allegations of fraud and harassment of opposition supporters.
The U.S. Court of Appeals dismissed the lawsuit against the Securities and Exchange Commission that seeked to block implementation of a transparency law.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission today defended its final rule implementing a strong oil, gas and mining transparency law before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit.
The arbitrary arrest and detention of a former business associate of the son of Equatorial Guinea’s president demonstrates the government’s continued violation of basic rights.
As Equatorial Guinea celebrates its 43rd year of Independence, the Equatoguinean government should prioritize spending that addresses social needs and improves the wellbeing of its citizens.
The pardon by President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Dr. Wenceslao Mansogo Alo is a positive step, but judicial reforms are urgently needed.
The authorities in Equatorial Guinea should immediately investigate the alleged enforced disappearance of a top human rights lawyer who has been unaccounted for since the evening of October 22, 2012.
UNESCO’s decision to issue a controversial prize sponsored by President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guinea is disappointing and irresponsible.
The French Ministry of Justice should move swiftly to issue an international arrest warrant for the son of President Teodoro Obiang Nguema of Equatorial Guinea, EG Justice, Human Rights Watch, and SHERPA said today.
A split vote by UNESCO’s Executive Board to approve a prize sponsored by President Obiang of Equatorial Guinea puts the president’s interests above UNESCO’s basic principles, seven civil society groups said today.