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Saliou Samb

Saliou Samb

    Guinea declared Ebola free
    Guinea declared Ebola free
    Guinea was declared free of Ebola on Tuesday after more than 2 500 people died from the virus in the West African nation, leaving Liberia as...
    Ebola still spreading in West Africa
    Ebola still spreading in West Africa
    Guinea's capital city of Conakry has recorded its first new Ebola cases in more than a month, while other previously unaffected areas have reported...
    Guinea: Mining firms in lockdown as Ebola death tolls climbs
    Guinea: Mining firms in lockdown as Ebola death tolls climbs
    Foreign mining firms have locked down operations in Guinea and pulled out some international staff, executives said on Wednesday, as the death toll...
    Guinea postpones presidential poll
    Guinea postpones presidential poll
    Guinean authorities on Wednesday postponed a presidential election run-off due in four days, casting doubt on the minerals-producing West African...
    Guinea junta offers steps towards civilian rule
    Guinea junta offers steps towards civilian rule
    Guinea's deputy junta chief pledged on Wednesday to pave the way for a return to civilian rule and announced that military leader Moussa Dadis...
    Guinea junta lifts protest ban
    Guinea junta lifts protest ban
    Guinea's ruling military junta, facing rising international pressure and mounting internal dissent after a bloody crackdown on protesters last...
    Guinea military arrests point to post-coup tensions
    Guinea military arrests point to post-coup tensions
    Guinea's military rulers have detained at least two former senior commanders in a purge of the armed forces that reveals tensions following last...
    Guinea soldiers attempt coup after president dies
    Guinea soldiers attempt coup after president dies
    Mutinous Guinean soldiers launched a coup attempt on Tuesday in the West African bauxite exporter hours after the death was announced of long-serving President Lansana Conte, a senior official said....
    New Sierra Leone leader to boost regional ties
    New Sierra Leone leader to boost regional ties
    Sierra Leone's President Ernest Bai Koroma on Friday embarked on his first foreign trip since taking office this week, heading to neighbouring...
    Guinea joins African states seeking nuclear power
    Guinea joins African states seeking nuclear power
    Guinea will start talks with the International Atomic Energy Agency on a nuclear energy programme after the discovery of uranium this month,...
    Guinea unrest has neighbours concerned
    Guinea unrest has neighbours concerned
    The presidents of Liberia and Sierra Leone flew to neighbouring Guinea on Tuesday for talks on how to prevent its violent political unrest from...
    Media freedom a casualty of Guinea crackdown
    Media freedom a casualty of Guinea crackdown
    Up to a week ago, Guinea's private radio stations were broadcasting dramatic first-hand accounts of violent street clashes between anti-government...