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 (măl′ə-bō′, mä-lä′bō)
The capital and largest city of Equatorial Guinea, on Bioko in the Gulf of Guinea. It was founded as Port Clarence by the British in 1827, was renamed Santa Isabel when it passed to Spanish control in 1843, and finally was renamed Malabo in 1973.


(Placename) the capital and chief port of Equatorial Guinea, on the island of Bioko in the Gulf of Guinea. Pop: 105 000 (2005 est). Former name (until 1973): Santa Isabel


(məˈlɑ boʊ)

the capital of Equatorial Guinea, on N Bioko island. 40,000. Formerly, Santa Isabel.
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Noun1.Malabo - the capital and largest city of Equatorial Guinea on the island of Bioko in the Gulf of GuineaMalabo - the capital and largest city of Equatorial Guinea on the island of Bioko in the Gulf of Guinea
Bioko - an island in the Gulf of Guinea that is part of Equatorial Guinea
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These new aircraft, to be based at Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, will replace two Bell 212 aircraft currently on the contract.
The event took place in the management center in Malabo II, on Monday, the 12th of this month.
The USD one million prize, said Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled, would be awarded for winners of the 2016 prize in food security, during the Malabo summit.
De meme, le match nA27 comptant pour les quarts de finale et programme a Mongomo le 1er fevrier a 17h, se disputera a Malabo le meme jour a la meme heure [beaucoup plus grand que], indique le communique de l'instance.
Malabo , 27 Juin (SUNA) - Le Premier vice-president, Lieutenant-general Bakri Hassan Salih a rencontre, jeudi le president mauritanien Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz , en marge du 23eme sommet ordinaire de l'Union africaine a la capitale guineenne Malabo.
Victor Mooney of Flushing watched his 24' custom made Brazilian rowboat, christened The Spirit of Malabo, hoisted into a Maersk Line container today at the Gateway Marina.
The Zafiro field, located on Block B, is approximately 40 miles (65 kilometers) northwest of Malabo in water depths of 1400-2800 feet (425-850 meters).
On Wednesday, February 7, the second stage of his tour arrives in Malabo.
MALABO, Nov 20 (KUNA) -- The Malabo declaration to be issued by the Africa-Arab Summit slated for Wednesday will boost the bilateral cooperation, Deputy Secretary-General of the Arab League Ambassador Ahmad bin Helli said.
Du coup, les partenaires de Madjid Bougherra se retrouvent dans l'obligation de battre le Senegal, le leader du groupe, ce soir au stade Rebola de Malabo, pour aspirer se qualifier au prochain tour et poursuivre ainsi l'aventure continentale.
Malabo , 27 Juin (SUNA) - Le 23eme sommet reguliere de l'Union africaine a commence sers travaux au centre Sipopo internationale pour les Conference a capitale guineenne Malabo avec la participation du Soudan d'une delegation dirigee par le premier vice-president de la Republique general Bakri Hassan.
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