GUINEE | GUINEA

19-Oct-2020 to 17:36

Guinea election: Opposition leader declares himself winner

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — The candidate of the National Alliance for Democratic Change (ANAD), Cellou Dalein Diallo, has claimed victory ahead of the official results of Sunday's presidential election.

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12-Oct-2020 to 11:40

Covid-19: Guinea cancels football friendly against Gambia

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — With Covid-19 cases blighting the Guinean national football squad, a friendly match slated on Tuesday in Portugal between the Syli National against and Gambia's Scorpions has been canceled, APA can report.

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08-Oct-2020 to 15:35

Guinea’s presidential candidates urged to refrain from fuelling ethnic divisions

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — The Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, on Thursday in a statement, called on all candidates in the October 18 presidential election in Guinea to refrain from fuelling ethnic divisions for political reasons.

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01-Oct-2020 to 17:08

Guinea: 50 demonstrators “killed” in less than year-Amnesty

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — Guinea’s crackdown on protests against Alpha Conde's candidacy for a third term “has resulted in the deaths of at least 50 people in less than a year,” an Amnesty International report sent to APA Thursday revealed.

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01-Sep-2020 to 17:00

Guinea’s Alpha Conde running for third term

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — The ‘Rassemblement du Peuple de Guinee’ (ruling RPG) and parties that have thrown their weight behind President Alpha Conde announces, in a joint statement read Monday evening on national television, his candidacy for the October 8, 2020 presidential election.

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24-Aug-2020 to 16:52

Guinea’s opposition UFDG in talks over possible poll run

APA-Conakry (Guinea) — The main opposition Union of Democratic Forces of Guinea (UFDG) has consulted with its federal offices over whether to participate in the October 18 presidential election.

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21-Aug-2020 to 18:06

Guinea: Abdoul Kabele Camara running for president

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — Guinea’s former Defense Minister, Abdoul Kabele Camara, was designated last Wednesday as a candidate for the October 18 presidential election, at the end of a convention of his party, the ‘Rassemblement des Guineens pour le développement’ (RGD).

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