Malabo is the largest city in, and capital of, and is located on the island of . The city was founded by the British in 1827, who leased the island from Spain during the colonial period.

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Estadio de Malabo is a multi-purpose stadium in , . is situated 3½ km south of Malabo. Photo: Tadpolefarmer, Public domain.

The National University of Equatorial Guinea is a public institution of higher education, being one of the main universities of Equatorial Guinea in Central Africa.

Black Beach, located on the island of , in the capital city of in , is one of Africa's most notorious . Photo: wapster, CC BY 2.0.


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