07-Feb-2020 to 14:16

G/Bissau's run-off poll winner assumes office on February 27

APA-Bissau (Guinea-Bissau) — The winner of the December 29 presidential election in Guinea-Bissau, Umaro Sissoco Embaló has announced that he will take the oath of office on February 27, 2020.

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23-Jan-2020 to 17:35

Guinea-Bissau poll: PAIGC rejects ECOWAS position

APA-Bissau (Guinea Bissau) — The African Party for the Independence of Guinea and Cape Verde (PAIGC) on Thursday rejected the position of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) on the presidential election in Guinea Bissau, in which Úmaro Sissoco Embaló eventually emerged as the winner.

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03-Jan-2020 to 20:23

G/Bissau: President-elect faces political instability

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — Umaro Sissoco Embalo, the newly elected president of Guinea-Bissau will take charge of a country with political institutions deeply riddled with crises.

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03-Jan-2020 to 15:59

Can Umaro Embaló be the Messiah for Guinea-Bissau?

APA - Bissau (Guinea-Bissau) — Umaro Sissoco Embaló, the youngest president Guinea-Bissau has ever had, embodies “change” for his supporters, but faces the daunting task of leading a country known for its unruly political history.

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01-Jan-2020 to 12:42

Former PM Emballo wins G/Bissau run-off

APA-Bissau (Guinea Bissau) — Former prime minister Umaru Sissoco Emballo has been declared the winner of Guinea Bissau's presidential run-off election by the country's electoral commission on Wednesday.

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30-Dec-2019 to 13:05

G/Bissau run-off results expected Wednesday

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The results of Guinea Bissau's December 29 presidential run-off are being expected on Wednesday, according to Felisberta Vaz Moura, the Spokesperson of the national election supervisory body.

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29-Dec-2019 to 10:43

G/Bissau: A run-off vote to head off instability

APA-Bissau (Guinea Bissau) — Bissau-Guineans went to the polls once again on Sunday in a second round vote with many things at stake among them ending the political instability that has rocked the country for over 40 years.

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