Equatorial Guinea President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo , who has held power for more than three decades, said his country had entered a new era of accountability and transparency.
Equatorial Guinea will export five cargoes of Zafiro crude in May, one more than April, according to a loading program obtained by Bloomberg News.
The U.S. accused Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue, a government minister in Equatorial Guinea, of corruption in complaints seeking the forfeiture of $70.8 million in property.
Equatorial Guinea has enough natural-gas reserves for a second liquefied gas production plant, according to a presidential adviser.
The United Nations’ cultural body suspended an award funded by Equatorial Guinea President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo after criticism from scientists and human rights groups, the UN agency known as Unesco said.
Equatorial Guinea, sub-Saharan Africa’s third-biggest oil producer, will hold legislative and municipal elections on May 26, according to the government’s website.
Equatorial Guinea plans to reduce exports of Ceiba crude in March to two cargoes, one less than February, a loading program obtained by Bloomberg News showed.