Obiang's silence on re-election plans leaves son Teodorin in the lurch

The vice-president of Equatorial Guinea Teodorin Obiang Nguema, during the VIIth Congress of the PDGE.
The vice-president of Equatorial Guinea Teodorin Obiang Nguema, during the VIIth Congress of the PDGE. © Prensa PDGE/Twitter
Equatorial Guinea's vice-president is not well pleased. His father, President Teodoro Obiang Nguema, failed to endorse him as his successor at a ruling party meeting last month. The 2023 presidential election looks set to be turbulent. [...] (337 words)
Issue dated 22/12/2021 Reading time 2 minutes
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