GUINEE | GUINEA

19-May-2021 to 20:26

Guinea: Detained veteran journalist freed

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — Journalist and historian Amadou Diouldé Diallo has been released after three months of pre-trial detention in a civil prison in Conakry.

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09-Mar-2021 to 12:28

EBID gives €10m line of credit to Guinea SMEs and SMIs

APA-Conakry (Guinea) — Vista Bank Guinea has been granted a €10m line of credit by the ECOWAS Bank for Investment and Development (EBID) to increase its capacity, support and medium-term funding for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and small and medium-sized industries (SMIs) in the Republic of Guinea.

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08-Mar-2021 to 13:50

Guinean author Djibril Tamsir Niane dies in Dakar

APA-Conakry (Guinea) — Guinean writer Djibril Tamsir Niane died on Monday in Dakar at the age of 89.

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09-Feb-2021 to 18:10

Guinean political opponent gets prison sentence

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — Guinean opposition Mamadi Conde, also known as “Madic 100 Frontieres,” was sentenced to five years in prison with a fine of 100 million Guinean francs, (about six million CFA francs).

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31-Dec-2020 to 14:32

Guinean opposition leader “prevented” from attending Mali funeral

APA-Conakry(Guinée) — Guinean politician, Cellou Dalein Diallo says he was “prevented” from leaving Conakry (Guinea) for Bamako in Mali, where he was expected to attend the funeral of opposition leader Soumaila Cisse.

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15-Dec-2020 to 18:20

Guinea’s security forces accused of killing opposition supporters

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — The defense and security forces of Guinea, according to the non-governmental organization, Amnesty International (AI) committed killings in neighborhoods favorable to the opposition after the October 18, 2020 presidential election.

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23-Nov-2020 to 16:08

Guinea protest ban absurd - opposition

APA - Conakry (Guinea) — Guinea's opposition National Front for the Defense of the Constitution (FNDC), says it will not abide by what it called an illegal decision to ban all street protests against the outcome of last month's election.

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