(Voice of America) Corruption Charges Against Son of Equatorial Guinea Leader Prompt Slander Probe

(Voice of America) Corruption Charges Against Son of Equatorial Guinea Leader Prompt Slander Probe

Ricci Shryock April 17, 2012
Printer-friendly versionPrinter-friendly versionEmailEmail

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.

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.

Tutu Alicante, director of US-based EG Justice, said the warrant “shows [Equatorial Guineans] that Teodorin and his father, his family, who for so many years have been looting all this money from the country, are not untouchable. It shows that they too can be subjected to justice.”

 

Read More>>

EG JUSTICE - is a 501(c)(3) organization.
P.O. Box 57297 Washington, DC 20037 1 (202) 643 4345 Copyright © 2010 EG Justice, all rights reserved.