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Awesome facts about Equatorial Guinea

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Facts:
1. Slightly smaller than Maryland, U.S.A.
2. Aboriginal people were believed to be pigmies
3. The Equatoguinean coat of arms features six stars, which represent the six major land areas that make up the country
4. Although most of Equatorial guinea is located on the main land of Africa, it's capitol sits on the island of Bioko which lies in the Gulf of Guinea
5. Equatoguinean is the proper way to announce someone who is from Equatorial Guinea
6. Back when Equatorial Guinea was dominated by the Spaniards, it's name was Spanish Guinea
7. Oil gave Equatorial Guinea its economic boom during the 1990's
8. Equatorial Guinea is the most significant mangrove area in all of Africa
9. The silk cotton tree is native only in Equatorial Guinea and a few of its neighbors
10. The Gulf of Guinea is what makes up the big indentation on the western side of Africa

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Posted by zack1123 08:29 Archived in Equatorial Guinea

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