Equatorial Guinea under microscope over oil money
Critics say cash goes to leaders, not needy citizens
By DONNA BRYSON
Is a traditional tribal leader a government official, and could giving money to
him be considered bribery?
The questions, which energy company executives grappled with recently during a
workshop in Equatorial Guinea, are more than academic exercise. Oil seems to have
enriched the nation's leaders alone, as citizens sank deeper into poverty, disease