GUINEE BISSAU | GUINEA BISSAU

01-Mar-2019 to 14:51

US issues G/Bissau travel advise

APA - Bissau (Guinea-Bissau) By Nouha Mancaly — The U.S. State Department, in a statement on its website Friday, called on its citizens to reconsider their decision to travel to Guinea Bissau during the current election campaign, given the “risk of violence” facing the country.

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19-Feb-2019 to 12:36

Guinea-Bissau gets new Interior minister

APA-Bissau (Guinea-Bissau) By Nouah Mancaly — Edmundo Mendes, a Doctor of Law, has been appointed Guinea-Bissau’s Interior minister, a position that has been vacant since November.

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06-Feb-2019 to 15:29

G/Bissau to cut electricity prices by 50 percent

APA-Bissau (Guinea-Bissau) By Nouha Mancaly — The cost of electricity will be reduced by 50 percent in Guinea Bissau, the Minister of Energy and Industry António Serifo Embaló told a press conference in Bissau on Wednesday.

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31-Jan-2019 to 12:55

G/Bissau: Cape Verdean leader willing to support electoral process

APA-Bissau (Guinea Bissau) by Nouha Mancaly — The President of Cape Verde, Jorge Carlos Fonseca, has expressed his willingness to travel to Guinea Bissau soon to support the country’s electoral process.

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15-Jan-2019 to 21:40

ECOWAS warns against interrupting Guinea Bissau’s electoral process

APA-Bissau (G/Bissau) — The mission of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) in Guinea Bissau on Tuesday vowed, in a statement seen by APA, to sanction anyone who will attempt to disturb the conduct of the electoral process in this country.

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09-Jan-2019 to 14:50

Guinea-Bissau: Teachers’ strike ends

APA-Bissau (Guinea-Bissau) by Nouah Mancaly — The four-month strike of teachers in Guinea-Bissau ended on Wednesday, following an agreement signed the same day in Bissau with the Minister of National Education, Camilo Simoes Pereira.

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08-Jan-2019 to 18:49

UN to trim staff numbers in G/Bissau

APA-Bissau (G/Bissau) By Nouha Mancaly — The UN is poised to downsize its workers in Guinea Bissau, a senior representative of the organization in the country told journalists on Tuesday.

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