EG Justice in the News
Equatorial Guinea President Teodor Obiang Nguema has promoted his farm minister son - wanted in France for alleged money laundering - to vice president in charge of national defense and state security, a government statement said on Tuesday.
A summary and reflection on the presentations at the Oslo Freedom Forum, including a presentation by Tutu Alicante, Executive Director of EG Justice.
The Oslo Freedom Forum, set up three years ago by the Venezuelan-born activist Thor Halvorssen, is a gathering of 250 human-rights campaigners, supporters, commentators and policymakers where speakers include Nobel Peace Prize-winners and former child slaves. Rowan's article provides a useful and interesting summary of the speakers.
An interview with Tutu Alicante about his presentation at the Oslo Freedom Forum on repression, corruption, and poverty in Equatorial Guinea.
An op-ed by Tutu Alicante, Executive Director of EG Justice, on how Norway can contribute to the responsible use of oil revenues in Equatorial Guinea by becoming a strong advocate for transparency regulations in the European Union.
International human rights advocates say France’s arrest warrant for Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue, known as Teodorín, is an important signal the international community will hold Equatorial Guinea’s leading family accountable.
EG Justice and Others Calls on France to Move “swiftly” to Issue an Arrest Warrant for Teodoro Obiang Nguema
Activist groups like EG Justice, Human Rights Watch, and SHERPA have called on the French Ministry of Justice to “move swiftly to issue an international arrest warrant” for Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue.
A controversial US$3 million research prize, seen by many African countries as the first science award 'given by Africans for Africans', has been formally adopted by UNESCO after years of wrangling - but it remains uncertain whether the prize will be awarded any time soon.
A controversial US$3 million research prize has been formally adopted by UNESCO after years of wrangling - but it remains uncertain whether the prize will be awarded any time soon.
The UNESCO prize funded by the Obiang Nguema Mbasogo Foundation for the Preservation of Life was finally approved last Friday March 8.