in the Golf of Guinea.
With the surface area
is shared in the following manner
of Equatorial Guinea
is tropical and humid, with manyseasons.
The average temperature is situated around the 25° C and 98%o
relative humidty. According to the facts taking in 1 991 it shows on
128 days of rain in a year in the Bioko island and
also in Malabo it has gotten 1903,1 mm. of water.
In the Continental Region on 113 days of rain according to the facts
gotten in 1991 it shows 1714,1 mm. of water.
There exist two diffrent seasons the dry season which runs from may to
september and the raining season which runs from october to april
The population of
Equatorial Guinea was
estimated in 2008 to be
is a bilingual country : spanish and french. It has many national
In 2 january 1985, Equatorial Guinea
becomes a member of the Franc zone which replaces
its local money : Bipwele.
the 19 december 1983,
become a member
of UDEAC, which is today CEMAC (
Central Africa Economic and monetary communit
There are three state
radio station in Equatorial Guinea :
Radio Malabo ,
Radio Bata and
The voie of Kie Ntem.
The first two radios transmit daily from 6 a.m to 11 p.m for a total
of 16 hours of daily transmition of each radio.
It exist also one private radio, called radio Asonga, created by the
son of the President in transmitting propaganda in favour of his
father and for himself.
The electrical power failure disturbs the transmission
The press exist in Equatorial Guinea
since the year 1942.
In Malabo , the following news papers are publish in spanish:
El Tiempo, La Opinión, La Gaceta, El Ebano
La Verdad, La voz del pueblo.
In Bata, the news «Poto-poto» is publish once a week.
It exist two
channels of television: one in Malabo
and the other in Bata. Programs starts
as from 7 p.m and is only on week end
that programs start as from 5 p.m and
terminates 11 p.m
The current magine renders difficulty in
the normal functionning of the press in
It is constituted of:The
which is in the form of a parallelogram, is situated in the Golf of
Guinea. It is opposite
Debunga and divides the
Biafra bay into two.
Maximal distance of the East and west comprise of
between the mouth of Rio Bama and Punta Salvador, which is about 40
Km. and the minimum distance north-south measures an environ of 80
Km. (Bahia of Venus-Ureca).
Finally, there is the Annobon island and other small islands.
is administratively divided into three provinces.
prouvince of BIOKO , head quater of Malabo, constitutes three
Malabo, Rebola and
that of Baney.
South Bioko ,
head quater Luba,constitutes
two districts :Luba
quater «San Antonio de Palea»
Named Rio Muni, Continental Region
is in the form of a trapeze rectangle.. On the artificial
frontier. Its enclave between Gabon in South east and in
Cameroon in the North.
The maximal distance west-east is about 223 km. ( Cap San Juan
-Nsor) and minimum distance north - south of an environ of 130
Km.( Micomiseng- Acurenam).
It is far, and the most biggest and the most populated with
four provinces: Littoral Province , head quater Bata, with seven
Machinda, Rio Campo,
Cogo, Mbini, Corisco and
Kie Ntem Province , head quater Ebebiyin, with six
Nkue, Nsang et Nsok Nsomo.
Wele Nzas Province , head quater Mongomo, with six
Central South Province , head quater Evinayong, with six
Niefang and Acurenam. Equatorial
Guinea has a total of 29
districts or division
actual result of telecommunication relief or takeover the two
head Office PTT is
charge with postal functioning
of the Radio between Malabo
and in all other towns in the country
is a company which gives better quality services on
telephones, fax, internte, e-amil, telex and telegram. There exist many
publicphones which function 24/24.
codes of Equatorial Guinea
international area codes of Equatorial Guinea is 240. After which
one has to add towns area codes : (3 3309) for Malabo, (3 33 08)
the town of Bata and (2 22) for
mobile telephones .
(240) 3 33 09 31 60 of
(240) 3 3328 34 76
(240) 2 22 27 34 58 for
has figures numbers
the national calls in Equatorial Guinea .
Tourists can take photos on all the
national territory, with the exception of:
¨ In strategics sites, military installations and state safety.
¨ In the case of professional or commercial photographers , it
will imperatively have an agreement from the minister of culture, of
tourisme and of craft promotion to carry out the objects of its
This confirms on article 1 and 2 of the decree number 42/1991 of 20
May, regularising the exercise of photographers and the liberty of
access on tourists in the national touristics sites.(*).