80 Year Old Equatorial Guinea's President Teodoro Obiang Set to Run For Sixth Term

Date: 24-09-2022 2:51 pm (2 months ago) | Author: kacy lee
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The world's longest-standing leader, President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guinea, will run for office for the sixth term in the upcoming November elections.

His son and vice president, Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue, also known as Teodorin, made the announcement in a statement on Friday, September 22.

The 80-year-old president’s regime began when he [email protected] power in a 1979 coup and has lasted for 43 years now.

“Because of his charisma, his leadership, and his political experience”, the ruling party unanimously chose Obiang as its candidate for the November 20 poll, Obiang Mangue said.

The Democratic Party of Equatorial Guinea (PDGE) holds 99 of the 100 seats in the outgoing lower house of parliament and all 70 of the senate seats.

But it had not been clear who would be named as the party’s candidate on the presidential ballot. No other candidate has so far been declared.


Posted: at 24-09-2022 02:51 PM (2 months ago) | Addicted Hero
- Goldtime at 24-09-2022 03:00 PM (2 months ago)
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God Dave Africa !
Posted: at 24-09-2022 03:00 PM (2 months ago) | Gistmaniac
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- gogoman at 24-09-2022 03:35 PM (2 months ago)
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Good!!! hang on my old timer
Posted: at 24-09-2022 03:35 PM (2 months ago) | Grande Master
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- alexidwayne at 24-09-2022 04:06 PM (2 months ago)
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Africans? Father is president while son is vice president...guinea(fowl) people,una mumu never stil mature.
Posted: at 24-09-2022 04:06 PM (2 months ago) | Gistmaniac
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- kp45 at 24-09-2022 04:54 PM (2 months ago)
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They should eat it
Posted: at 24-09-2022 04:54 PM (2 months ago) | Hero
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- OmoNobaUku at 24-09-2022 09:48 PM (2 months ago)
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Ridiculous and a disgrace. 43 years in office? I can see it's a family business for them, thanks to the docile people of the country. People generally get the leadership they deserve.
Posted: at 24-09-2022 09:48 PM (2 months ago) | Gistmaniac
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