Obiang's Son to Sue Over Police Raid


Teodorin Obiang, the son of President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, plans to sue an anti-corruption campaigner following a raid on his Paris home which saw the seizure of of luxury goods and furniture worth millions of euros.


  • Equatorial Guinea:  Obiang's Son to Sue Over Paris Mansion Raid

    Radio France Internationale, 1 March 2012

    Teodorin Obiang, the son of Equatorial Guinea's President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, is to sue an anti-corruption campaigner following a raid on his Paris home which saw the ... read more »

Teodorin, full name Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue, reportedly asked a German yacht builder to draw up the designs for the vessel.

  • Equatorial Guinea:  Obiang's Son Ordered Pricey Yacht, Says NGO

    Radio France Internationale, 28 February 2011

    The son of Equatorial Guinea's President Teodoro Obiang Nguema planned to build one of the world's most expensive yachts, a non-governmental organisation said on Monday. read more »

  • Equatorial Guinea:  U.S. Claims $70.8 Million From Obiang's Son Over Corruption

    United States Department of Justice, 25 October 2011

    The U.S. government has filed civil forfeiture complaints against approximately $70.8 million in real and personal property, which the government alleges is the proceeds of foreign ... read more »

  • Equatorial Guinea:  United States - Act Swiftly on Corruption Probe

    Human Rights Watch, 19 October 2011

    US Seeks to Claim Over $70 million in Items Owned by President Obiang's Son read more »

  • Equatorial Guinea:  Nation's Oil Wealth Fails to Benefit Its People

    AfricaFocus, 1 February 2011

    "Obiang's eldest son, Teodorin, bought a $35 million property in California in 2006. In 2004, he spent about $8.45 million for mansions and luxury cars in South Africa. His only ... read more »

  • South Africa:  How Equatorial Guinea President's Son Blew Millions

    Sunday Times, 20 August 2006

    TEODORO Nguema Obiang, the fabulously wealthy son of the president of Equatorial Guinea, has provided an intimate glimpse into his extravagant lifestyle during a court battle over ... read more »