Joao Bernardo Vieira

 
EU: Guinea-Bissau vote 'free and transparent'
EU: Guinea-Bissau vote 'free and transparent'
A presidential election in Guinea-Bissau to replace murdered head of state Joao Bernardo Vieira was "free and transparent," observers from the...
Guinea-Bissau votes after political killings
Guinea-Bissau votes after political killings
Guinea-Bissau voted on Sunday to elect a new president after a series of assassinations, including that of veteran leader Joao Bernardo Vieira, in...
Guinea-Bissau ex-leader 'attacked by gunmen in uniform'
Guinea-Bissau ex-leader 'attacked by gunmen in uniform'
A former Guinea-Bissau prime minister, Jose Fadul, said on Wednesday he was beaten up by men in uniform at his home in the latest violence blamed...
'You can't just kill a president like a dog'
'You can't just kill a president like a dog'
The blood-soaked kitchen where Guinea-Bissau's president was brutally murdered is littered with broken glass, bullet casings and a rusted machete....
A grisly end to a career that began with promise
A grisly end to a career that began with promise
Nino Vieira, the president of Guinea-Bissau, who was shot dead aged 69 in the capital on Monday, was one of the most plotted against of African...
Guinea-Bissau opposition warns of fresh unrest
Guinea-Bissau opposition warns of fresh unrest
Guinea-Bissau's main opposition party on Tuesday warned of fresh unrest as it criticised the "haste" in which the Parliament speaker was named...
Guinea-Bissau to swear in speaker as president
Guinea-Bissau to swear in speaker as president
Guinea-Bissau's National Assembly speaker Raimundo Pereira will take oath as interim head of state on Tuesday afternoon after the President Joao...
Unrest feared after Guinea-Bissau president's killing
Unrest feared after Guinea-Bissau president's killing
The African Union and former colonial power Portugal on Monday led calls condemning the assassination of Guinea-Bissau's President Joao Bernardo...
Guinea-Bissau president assassinated
Guinea-Bissau president assassinated
Guinea-Bissau soldiers gunned down veteran President Joao Bernardo Vieira as he fled his home early on Monday following turmoil in which the army...
Bissau soldiers attack president's home after poll
Bissau soldiers attack president's home after poll
Mutinous soldiers in Guinea-Bissau attacked the home of President Joao Bernardo "Nino" Vieira early on Sunday just over a day after parliamentary...

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