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List of presidents of Equatorial Guinea

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The following is a list of presidents of Equatorial Guinea, since the establishment of the office of President in 1968.

President of the
Republic of Equatorial Guinea
Presidente de la
República de Guinea Ecuatorial
Coat of arms of Equatorial Guinea.svg
Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo at the White House in 2014.jpg
Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo

since 3 August 1979
ResidenceMalabo Government Building, Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
Term length7 years
Inaugural holderFrancisco Macías Nguema
Formation12 October 1968
DeputyVice President of Equatorial Guinea

Presidents of Equatorial Guinea (1968–)Edit

No. President Took office Left office Time in office Party Election
1Nguema, FranciscoFrancisco Macías Nguema
12 October 19683 August 1979[c]10 years, 295 daysPUNT1968
Supreme Military Council[d]
Lieutenant general
Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo
(born 1942)
3 August 197912 October 19823 years, 70 daysFAGE
2Mbasogo, TeodoroTeodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo
(born 1942)
12 October 1982Incumbent37 years, 0 daysPDGE1982


  1. ^ Executed by firing squad on 29 September 1979.
  2. ^ Changed name to Masie Nguema Biyogo Ñegue Ndong in 1976 due to the policy of Africanization.
  3. ^ Deposed in a coup d'état.
  4. ^ Initially called the Revolutionary Military Council until 25 August 1979.
  5. ^ Nephew of Francisco Macías Nguema.

Latest electionEdit

Candidate Party Votes %
Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo Democratic Party of Equatorial Guinea 278,362 93.7
Avelino Mocache Benga Centre-Right Union 4,598 1.5
Buenaventura Monsuy Asumu Party of the Social Democratic Coalition 4,436 1.5
Benedicto Obian Mangue Independent 2,812 0.9
Carmelo Mba Bacale Popular Action 2,438 0.8
Agustin Masoko Abegue Independent 2,434 0.8
Tomas Mba Monabang Independent 2,162 0.7
Invalid/blank votes 11,923
Total 309,158 100
Registered voters/turnout 332,576 93.0
Source: Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism

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