ECONEC to build capacity of Guinea’s electoral body
The Economic Community of West African States Network of Electoral Commission (ECONEC) has pledged to build the capacity of the Guinea’s Territorial Administration...
Son of Guinea's first president faces forced labor charges in Texas
The son of Guinea's first president and his wife face up to 20 years in prison if found guilty in Texas of holding a young woman as a domestic slave.
Guinea appeals for calm after 7 killed in post-electoral violence
A Guinean minister and the international community appealed for calm on Wednesday after seven people were killed, including five young children, in violence linked to fraud allegations that marred local elections at the weekend.
Promised Guinea local elections delayed again
Local elections in Guinea, expected since 2005, will not take place before the end of the year, an opposition party spokesman said Monday, a month after demonstrations calling for polls.
Guinea president sacks ministers following deadly protests
Guinean President Alpha Conde has sacked three ministers, including his education minister, in a reshuffle after a long strike by teachers and violent protests.
Schools reopening in Guinea afer 3-week strike, violence
Schools began to reopen across Guinea on Wednesday after a three-week strike and violent protests that left seven people dead in the capital this week, an AFP journalist and school staff said.
Guinean soldier implicated in 2009 massacre arrested
Guinea on Tuesday said that a key aide to the leader of a junta in the country has been arrested in neighbouring Senegal following a 2009 massacre in which both men were implicated.
Guinea signs $770 million contract with Chinese firm to develop main port
China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC) signed a $770 million contract with Guinea’s government on Monday to upgrade the port in the capital, Conakry, expanding Chinese economic influence ...