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2 dead in continuing unrest in of Guinea

2018-11-09 05:44

Authorities say two men have been killed in the West African country of Guinea amid months of political unrest after disputed municipal elections earlier this year

Guinea police block women's protest march

2018-11-02 14:35

Guinean police have blocked several hundred women from marching through the streets of the capital Conakry in an opposition protest to demand "justice" for those killed during a series of bloody crackdowns on demonstrations.

11 African leaders meeting in Germany at development summit

2018-10-30 16:50

Chancellor Angela Merkel is meeting with the heads of 11 African nations, international organisations and corporate leaders to promote a program launched under the German Group of 20 presidency last year designed to encourage private investment in Africa.

At least 30 hurt in Guinea clashes: medical source, witnesses

2018-10-25 07:30

At least 30 people were injured in clashes between opposition supporters and security forces in central Guinea, medical sources and witnesses say, after an opposition leader said his car was hit by gunfire a day earlier.

Guinea police fire tear gas on banned demo in Conakry

2018-10-24 08:00

Guinea police have clashed with hundreds of youths in the capital Conakry and the opposition leader claims his car was shot at during a banned rally over disputed elections.

Four illegal miners killed in Guinea muslides

2018-09-13 21:01

At least four people died this week in mudslides at two informal mines in mineral-rich Guinea, where thousands risk their lives working in illegal pits, officials and witnesses have said.

'We didn’t think she’d survive’ – Family of first baby Ebola survivor speak out

2018-09-04 15:14

Born with Ebola, her odds of survival were slim –but almost three years later, baby Nubia is thriving.

Youths held over 'black chicken gift' to prime minister – report

2018-08-28 18:00

Three Guineans were reportedly arrested over the weekend after they tried to give Prime Minister Kassory Fofana a live black cock.

Guinea capital paralysed by fuel price strike

2018-07-10 15:42

The Guinean capital of Conakry has been paralysed as a 25% hike in oil prices fuelled a general strike marked by clashes.

Ex-minister named new Guinea PM: state media

2018-05-22 12:17

A former government minister and economist has been named the new prime minister of Guinea by President Alpha Conde, according to a decree read out on state media.

 

Guinea soldiers shoot dead two after Conakry protests: witnesses

2018-11-08 10:17

Guinean soldiers have shot dead two men in a suburb of the capital city Conakry, where protesters and security forces clashed, sources say.

Amnesty alarmed at number of protesters killed in Guinea

2018-11-01 18:43

Amnesty International has voiced concern at the number of protesters killed in Guinea - three in the last fortnight and 18 this year - urging the government to "take all necessary measures to ensure the situation does not spiral out of control".

Strike grips Guinea's capital with deadlock over teaching

2018-10-29 20:06

A "dead city" strike call by the opposition in Guinea has largely emptied the streets of the capital Conakry, with no solution in sight to a pay dispute in the education sector.

Teen killed as Guinea police fire tear gas on banned demo

2018-10-24 10:08

A teenager, Samba Diallo, has been killed, as Guinean police clashed with youths in the capital Conakry.

Guinea teachers launch 'unlimited' strike

2018-10-04 19:30

Public sector teachers in the poor West African nation of Guinea have marked the first day of the new academic year by launching an "unlimited" strike to demand salary increases.

Hundreds of African migrants rescued from Niger desert

2018-09-05 20:58

More than 400 people from across West Africa have been rescued from the desert in northern Niger in two days, the International Organisation for Migration has said, in the latest recovery of migrants from the frontier region near Algeria.

Top African stories: War vets slam Mugabe, Namibian land issue

2018-08-29 08:38

War veterans have denounced Robert Mugabe for sending his daughter Bona to President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s inauguration, and Namibian President Hage Geingob has spoken on land.

Ebola: Profile of a dreaded killer

2018-07-25 12:50

Fever, vomiting and intense diarrhoea are among the symptoms of Ebola. As the latest outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo is declared over, here are some facts about the virus.

Small plane crashes after takeoff in Guinea, killing 4

2018-06-25 16:46

Guinea's transport ministry says four people are dead after a small plane crashed after takeoff from the capital, Conakry.

Guinea heads for reshuffle after street protests end

2018-05-17 21:30

The government of the West African state of Guinea have resigned ahead of an expected reshuffle, a day after opposition parties suspended protests over disputed elections.

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