GUINEE | GUINEA

31-Dec-2019 to 17:20

Guinea legislative polls: 33 parties submit application

APA-Conakry (Guinea) — Thirty-three political parties, two from the opposition, have submitted their applications for the legislative elections in Guinea, scheduled for 16 February 2020, the country's Independent National Electoral Commission (CENI) announced in Conakry on Tuesday.

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24-Dec-2019 to 11:32

Guinea opposition will snub legislative elections

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — The opposition in Guinea will not take part in the February 16, 2020 legislative elections, Cellou Dalein Diallo has announced, dismissing the electoral register as unreliable for this purpose.

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20-Dec-2019 to 22:39

Guinea: Mixed reaction to proposed constitution

APA-Conakry (Guinea) — There has been a mixed reaction from political stakeholders in Guinea to President Alpha Conde's proposed drafting of a new constitution, with some subscribing to it while others voice vehement opposed to it.

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04-Dec-2019 to 19:36

Guinea to decongest crowded Conakry streets

APA-Conakry (Guinea) — Guinea’s Transport minister, Aboubacar Sylla, on Wednesday announced a series of measures to ease congestion on the main streets of the capital Conakry.

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28-Nov-2019 to 21:46

Guinea opposition hints at new anti-Conde strategy

APA-Conakry (Guinea) — Guinean opposition leader Cellou Dalein Diallo on Thursday in Conakry hinted at a new strategy to enforce the laws of the country and stop President Alpha Conde from running for a third term.

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28-Nov-2019 to 20:47

Guinea court orders release of detained opposition leaders

APA-Conakry (Guinea) — The Court of Appeal in Guinea on Thursday ordered for the provisional release of the leaders of the opposition National Front for the Defence of the Constitution (FNDC), including its national coordinator, Abdouramane Sanoh.

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15-Nov-2019 to 11:53

Guinean gov't rubbishes AI report

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — The government in Conakry has strongly rejected a report by Amnesty International on the human rights situation in Guinea, on the grounds that its contents had been “insufficiently verified and cross-checked.”

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