The Vice-President of the Republic, Charged with National Defence and State Security, H. E. Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue, left the country on the morning of Saturday 12th May bound for Freetown, Sierra Leone.
On this official visit, H. E. Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue will attend the investiture of the new President of Sierra Leone, the opposition leader Julius Maada Bio, who won the presidential elections in April 2018.
The new President of Sierra Leone beat his rival, Samura Kamara, by a tight margin, with 51.81% of the votes against 48.9%, in a result which allowed the National Electoral Commission to announce the name of Julius Maada Bio as the winner.
In the presidential terminal of Malabo International Airport, the Vice-President of the Republic was seen off by the mayoress of Malabo, Maria Coloma Edjang Mbengono, the Prime Minster of the Government, Charged with Administrative Coordination, Francisco Pascual Obama Asue, and the Minister of State Charges with National Security, Nicolas Obama Nchama, among other authorities.
Source: Official Web Page of the Government of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea