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Equatorial Guinea (Vol 16, 2019)
(2,551 words)

See also Equatorial Guinea 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018.

Contents Volume 16, 2019.

On 3 August, the longest-serving republican ruler in the world, President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, marked 40 years in power. He and the dominant ‘Partido Democrático de Guinea Ecuatorial’ (pdge) looked to extend their ruthless hold on power by securing imf loans, expanding the country’s hydrocarbons portfolio to offset oilfield decline…

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Mangarella, Joseph N., “Equatorial Guinea (Vol 16, 2019)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 24 January 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2019_COM_0026>
First published online: 2020



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