Guinea - : Africa and Maghreb's news - The panafrican daily newspaper, Africa's portal offers a daily online newspaper with information on what is going on in the world, culture, economics, sport, societies of 56 african countries. en : Africa news, Maghreb news - The african daily newspaper Economic Prowess Dominates Diplomatic Precision: An Overview of King Mohammed VI's Tour of Africa South of the Sahara Fri, 14 Mar 2014 19:14:30 +0100 Nabil Ouchagour Guinea government still remain voiceless on the culprits of September, 28 massacre Fri, 28 Sep 2012 17:54:39 +0200 Ojong Debra GUINEA RELIEF OF ITS DEBTS Thu, 27 Sep 2012 15:33:25 +0200 Ojong Debra Guinea: Election results raise ethnic tensions Tue, 16 Nov 2010 07:58:11 +0100 As soon as Alpha Conde was declared the first democratically elected president of Guinea, violence broke out in pockets of Guinea's capital, Conakry. The second round election has pitted the country's largest ethnic groups, Peul and Malinke, against each other. And Conde's victory has not failed to polarize the country along ethnic lines. Konye Obaji Ori, Patrick K. Johnsson Guinea: Violence over presidential election outcome feared Mon, 15 Nov 2010 07:18:23 +0100 Results for Guinea's presidential election are to be announced Monday, November 15, but the stage has been set for a violent showdown after one of the candidates, Cellou Dalein Diallo, told a press conference on Sunday he would not accept the result if two contested counties had been included in the overall count. Konye Obaji Ori Guinea finally decides Mon, 08 Nov 2010 08:45:33 +0100 Guinea has completed its first democratic election since independence from France in 1958, recording a huge voter turn out in a run-off election that pit Guinea's two largest ethnic groups against each other. Konye Obaji Ori Guinea: New electoral chief appointed amid clashes, theft, fire Wed, 20 Oct 2010 11:03:07 +0200 Guinea's junta leader General Sekouba Konte has named a Malian citizen to head the national independent electoral commission after consultations with international representatives on how to ensure the long-delayed presidential runoff elections due on Sunday. Konye Obaji Ori Guinea: The longest wait for second round presidential polls Fri, 17 Sep 2010 02:00:45 +0200 The burning of the warehouse at Camp Samory military barracks in Guinea where the voting materials for the upcoming second round presidential elections were being stored threatens to spark ethnic clashes in a country that has struggled with autocratic governments since its independence. Konye Obaji Ori Guinea-Canada: Suspicious death of ex-Junta leader's son Fri, 20 Aug 2010 08:14:02 +0200 Thursday, the Camara family anxiously awaited the results of an autopsy on the body of their eldest son, Moriba Camara "Junior", who was found dead in his swimming pool at his home in Vieux-Longueuil, Canada. Ahead of the results, various local media speculated foul play. The Canadian police say a toxicological test will be done to further investigate the death, after the initial autopsy result. Stéphanie Plasse Somalia: Military reinforcements from African nations begin Fri, 23 Jul 2010 18:00:29 +0200 AU commission chairman, Jean Ping has said that two African states, Djibouti and Guinea are ready to immediately deploy a battalion each to Mogadishu to boost the meagre African Union peacekeeping force in the Somali capital. Will Ghartey-Mould, Geof Magga Guinea: Radio journalist stabbed by armed men Thu, 22 Jul 2010 01:56:45 +0200 Colleagues of a radio journalist who was attacked by unknown assailants on July 16, 2010 are suspecting the military of being behind the attack. Guinea: Court keeps electoral process in check Wed, 21 Jul 2010 15:16:25 +0200 Guinean court has stood firm in its coordination of national elections after it rejected votes from five districts due to severe irregularities feared to breed unrest following the results of a hotly contested June 27 presidential poll. Falila Gbadamassi, Konye Obaji Ori Guinea military seek to take over power again? Mon, 19 Jul 2010 18:39:51 +0200 In a televised speech broadcast Sunday, Guinea's Chief of General Staff of the Gendarmerie, Major Ibrahima Balde revealed a planned assassination attempt on the lives of some of the most prominent political leaders. Several officers under the command of a certain senior officer are said to be part of the plot. Some have already been arrested. The country's transitional Prime Minister, Jean-Marie Dore, has denounced any attempts to destabilize the electoral process. Ismaël Kabiné Camara Guinea elections: Enraged party to dispute results in court Tue, 06 Jul 2010 20:35:56 +0200 Numerous Sydia Touré supporters gathered Monday in the Guinean capital, Conakry, to protest alleged electoral fraud in the June 27 presidential elections. The Guinean government, having banned demonstrations, immediately dispatched security forces to disperse the demonstrators. Stéphanie Plasse Guinea: The long wait for election results Tue, 29 Jun 2010 11:57:56 +0200 At fifty-two, Guinea, a novice in what concerns democratic practices, seems to have emerged from Sunday's first free and independent presidential election unscathed after more then four million voters cast their votes in the West African country. Both the National Electoral Commission and International observers have declared the the process free of any major irregularities. Will Ghartey-Mould