Equatorial Guinea is a small country on the west coast of Africa which struck oil in 1995.
President Teodoro Obiang Nguema has been in power since 1979.
Do you know that the country’s top two seats belong to father and son? In short the president and the vice president of Equatorial Guinea is father and son.
According to reports, his son, on the other hand, served as Agriculture Minister before being appointed to the second most influential position in the country as vice president.
His son was under trial in France for fraudulently amassing wealth out of Equatorial Guinea’s public purse. The case was later dismissed.