Guinea

Ebola health workers found dead in Guinea

Eight people who were running Ebola workshops in a remote area of Guinea have been found dead after being attacked by locals, says the government.

‘SA spooks fixed Guinea poll’

Top politicians and businesspeople have been cited in a US court case over disputed mining rights in Guinea.

Guinea’s first Ebola survivors return home but stigma remains

Eight people have now recovered from the Ebola virus, which has a fatality rate of up to 90%.

Guinea: Mining firms in lockdown as Ebola death tolls climbs

Mining firms have locked down operations in Guinea and pulled out some international staff as the death toll from suspected Ebola cases hit 83.

Ebola death toll rises in Guinea

Guinea has battled to contain an Ebola epidemic threatening neighbouring countries as fear and confusion grips its people.

Suspected Ebola cases in Liberia, Canada

Liberia suspects numerous infections and five deaths are from the Ebola virus spreading from neighbouring Guinea, with one suspected case in Canada.

Guinea confirms Ebola epidemic

French scientists have identified the Ebola virus as the source of an outbreak of haemorrhagic fever in southern Guinea.

Guinea government resigns

Guinea's Cabinet and prime minister have resigned as part of a transition to a new government after elections.

Observers spot ‘irregularities’ in Guinea elections

Observers of Guinea's first parliamentary elections in over a decade have raised questions about irregularities in the process.

Guineans on the brink of first credible parliamentary polls

Guineans got to the polls in the first parliamentary elections for more than a decade in the troubled west African nation.

Motsepe eyes Guinea’s iron ore industry

South Africa's mining magnate Patrice Motsepe has plans to invest in the West African country's iron ore industry, he has told reporters.

Conde promises Guinea elections by end 2012

Guinea's President Alpha Conde has promised much-delayed parliamentary polls would be organised by the end of the year.

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Mbalula defends changing taxi operating times

Regulations for taxis have been relaxed over the last few days of the lockdown prompting criticism. Transport minister Fikile Mbalula however, has defended the decision

A week in lockdown: SA Covid-19 cases at 1 505

The health department says it is awaiting confirmation on whether two deaths in Kwazulu-Natal are related to the coronavirus disease

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New energy mix on the cards

REI4P already has and will continue to yield thousands of employment opportunities

The online value of executive education in a Covid-19 world

Executive education courses further develop the skills of leaders in the workplace

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay home, and consider travelling later

Sisa Ntshona has urged everyone to limit their movements in line with government’s request

SAB Zenzele’s special AGM postponed until further notice

An arrangement has been announced for shareholders and retailers to receive a 77.5% cash payout

20th Edition of the National Teaching Awards

Teachers are seldom recognised but they are indispensable to the country's education system

Awards affirm the vital work that teachers do

Government is committed to empowering South Africa’s teachers with skills, knowledge and techniques for a changing world

SAB Zenzele special AGM rescheduled to March 25 2020

New voting arrangements are being made to safeguard the health of shareholders