The Governments of Angola and Portugal and the African Development Bank, will sign a Country-Specific Compact designed to accelerate the inclusive, sustainable and diversified growth of Angola’s private sector.
Africa’s regional integration gains momentum at African Development Bank Group Annual Meetings in Malabo
“If we get integration right, Africa can develop with dignity and confidence,” African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina told journalists at a press conference to herald the Bank’s 2019 Annual Meetings, due to open Tuesday in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea.
Equatorial Guinea will host the Bank’s 54th Annual Meeting, from 11-14 June 2019, under the theme ‘Regional integration for Africa’s economic prosperity.’
For Congo, the country will sit side-by-side with key oil giants, like Saudi Arabia and Venezuela; as well as Gabon, Angola, Nigeria and Equatorial Guinea, further reinforcing the strength of African voices amongst the cartel.
The Permanent Representative of Equatorial Guinea to the African Union and Ambassador to Ethiopia, Mr. Simeon Oyono Esono, on Monday informed the Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Moussa Faki Mahamat, that the Equatorial Guinean authorities had foiled an attempted… Read More ›
A French court has found Equatorial Guinea’s Vice President Teodorin Obiang guilty for corruption and handed down a three-year suspended jail term. The 48-year-old, known for his lavish tastes, is the son of the oil-rich West African country’s president. According… Read More ›
The corruption trial of Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue, the son of the president of Equatorial Guinea, ended in Paris on 6 July with the prosecution calling for a three-year jail term, a €30 million (US$34 million) fine and the confiscation of assets…. Read More ›