List of Presidents of Equatorial Guinea

President of the
Republic of Equatorial Guinea
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
Residence Malabo Government Building Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
Term length 7 years
Inaugural holder Francisco Macías Nguema
Formation 12 October 1968

The following is a list of heads of state of Equatorial Guinea, since the country gained independence from Francoist Spain in 1968.

Presidents of Equatorial Guinea (1968–)

No. Name
Picture Took office Left office Political party
Republic of Equatorial Guinea
1 Francisco Macías Nguema
Francisco Macías Nguema.jpg 12 October 1968 3 August 1979[2] Independent /
United National Workers' Party
2 Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo
Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo at the White House in 2014.jpg 3 August 1979 Incumbent Military /
Democratic Party of Equatorial Guinea

Latest election

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

See also