Malabo King Penalized By Illegibility of Athletes
[ANGOP]Tunis -The organization of the 29th edition of the African Champion Clubs League of basketball withdrew the points earned by the Equatorial Guinean Malabo King team, due to the use of two illegible players. This was learned in Tunis.
President Zuma to Visit Equatorial Guinea
[SAnews.gov.za]Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma will undertake a working visit to Equatorial Guinea this weekend.
New Francophonie Chief Predicts Promising Future
[RFI]The 15th Summit of the Organisation of French-speaking countries in Dakar, Senegal ended on a happy note on Sunday with the appointment of Michaelle Jean as the new head of the 80-nation body.
New Anti-Ebola Campaign Launched in Equatorial Guinea
[CAJ News]Lagos -A NEW global health communications campaign has been launched to prevent the spread of the deadly Ebola.
CAN-2015 Finals - Draw to Take Place On Dec. 3rd in Malabo
[Algerie Presse Service]Cairo -The Draw of the finals of the African Cup of Nations CAN-2015 will take place Wednesday 3 December at 7 p.m. (Algerian Time) at the international convention centre Sipoppo in Malabo (Equatorial Guinea), the African Football Confederation (CAF) announced Monday.
Liberia, Guinea, Sierra Leone On U.S. Travel Alert
[FrontPageAfrica]Ebola-hit Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone are among countries the United States Department of State have placed on travel advisory. U.S. citizens, according to the State Department have been alerted that they would be subjected to screening procedures, travel restrictions, and reduced aviation transportation options in response to the outbreak of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Guinea. This Travel Alert will expire on April 22, 2015.
Chinese Envoy Urges Continued Efforts Against Ebola
[Focac]United Nations -A Chinese envoy to the UN Friday called on the international community to continue their efforts to counter the Ebola outbreak, which has recently slowed down but become more dispersed cases.
Can 2015 - 'We Will Go to Equatorial Guinea to Snatch Trophy,' Says Algeria's Fullback Mandi
[Algerie Presse Service]Paris -Algerian international football player Aissa Mandi said the national team will compete at the Africa Cup of Nations (CAN 2015) in Equatorial Guinea with the aim of winning the title.
Inyama, Bassey, Other Nigerians for CAF Duties in E'Guinea
[This Day]Chairman of the NFF Marketing, Sponsorship and Television Advisory Committee, Chief Emeka Inyama and three other eminent Nigerians have been invited by the Confederation of African Football to play important roles at the 30th Africa Cup of Nations finals in Equatorial Guinea.
Journalist Turned Politician Arrested for Comments On Radio
[MFWA]On November 6, 2014, the state Prosecutor at the court of first Instance in the district of LabĂ©, a town lying about 400 Kilometres in Central Guinea, accused Abdourahmane Bakayoko a journalist and leader of a political group known as "les Democrats guinĂ©ens" (Democrats of Guinea) of insulting the head of state.
Media Given More Time for Afcon Accreditation
[CAF]The Confederation Africaine de Football (CAF) announces an the re-opening of the media accreditation process for the final draw of the tournament of the Orange Africa Cup of Nations, Equatorial Guinea 2015 from Thursday, 20 November 2014 to Thursday, 27 November 2014.
AU Commission Chairperson Commends Equatorial Guinea's Acceptance to Host 2015 Afcon, Calls On All to Avail Support for a Successful Tournament
[African Union]Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - -AU Commission Chairperson commends Equatorial Guinea's acceptance to host 2015 AFCON, calls on all to avail support for a successful tournament
Counting On E/Guinea Fortune..janza Expects Big Things for Chipolopolo
[Times of Zambia]CHIPOLOPOLO coach Honour Janza is praying for favourable conditions in Equatorial Guinea next year to lift Zambia to another Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) triumph.
President Off to Equatorial Guinea
[The Herald]African Union Deputy Chair President Mugabe yesterday left Harare for the 2nd Africa-Turkey Summit that will be held in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, today and tomorrow.
Africa, Turkey Extend Cordial Partnership
[CAJ News]Johannesburg -TURKEY has reiterated its decades-old solidarity with the African continent.
Africa-Turkey Summit - Experts to Hold Preparatory Meeting in Malabo Wednesday
[Algerie Presse Service]Malabo -The preparatory meeting of experts ahead of 2nd Africa-Turkey Summit will begin Wednesday in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea. The participants will focus on means and ways to establish "a new model of partnership for the strengthening of sustainable development and Africa's integration."
Bread and Circuses - the Disgrace of Moving Afcon to Equatorial Guinea
[Daily Maverick]Equatorial Guinea have stepped in at the eleventh hour to take over the hosting rights of the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations. That in itself is not a problem, but the country's human rights abuses and the fact that they were disqualified from the tournament earlier this year paint CAF in a rather bad light.