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President Alpha Conde

Whole of Guinea’s Government Officials Resign

Guinean Prime Minister Mamady Youla has just submitted the resignation of his entire government team, an official source said Thursday. The resignation of the outgoing...
The BIG and The Federation

Guinea’s Islamic Bank to help develop agricultural inputs

The Federation of Fruit Planters of Lower Guinea (Federation) is today organizing the distribution of fertilizer to planters who subscribed to a new financing...
Some of the advocates from the 33 days to PowerUp immunization campaign in Cameroon take a moment to consult during the 1 month campaign.

Pneumonia Turns Out to be a Much Dangerous Killer

After calling on their governments to invest in immunization for the girl child on October 11th, and engaged them to eradicate Polio once and...
CSOs

African CSOs call for greater domestic investment into routine polio immunization programs

The year 2017 has seen the lowest case count of polio in recorded history, but the job is not done yet. Fourteen days into a...
The Secretary General of FENOS-CI, Minister of Health and Public Hygiene representative and the President of the NGO Uplife at a press conference

Civil Society Groups Gears Up for 33 Days Immunization Project

As the world celebrates the International Day of the Girl Child, organizations in over ten countries launch the 33 Days to Power Up Immunization...
This week’s flight from Libya was the seventh since January 2017 organized by IOM for Guinean migrants from Libya with a total of 859 migrants assisted so far. Above is a photo of Guinean migrants assisted by IOM last August. File photo: UN Migration Agency (IOM) 2017

UN Migration Agency Assist 132 Guinean Migrants To Return Home

The UN Migration Agency this week (05/09) assisted 132 Guinean migrants to return home from Libya. The migrants, including 10 women, 1 infant, 2...

Guinea PM expects accelerated development from flagship initiatives

The Delivery Unit under the Office of the Prime Minister of Guinea aims to accelerate the implementation of Government flagship initiatives through the development...

Security Council expresses concern over crisis in Guinea-Bissau

The members of the Security Council expressed their deep concern over the protracted political and institutional crisis in Guinea Bissau as a result of...

Goldstar Air Presents Trophy To Assemblies of God Church

Goldstar Air, a private Ghanaian airline has donated a trophy to the Assemblies of God Church in the Greater Accra Region for its annual...

Ethiopian Airline Starts Services To Conakry, Guinea

Ethiopian Airlines has marked the commencement of its new services to Conakry, the capital of Guinea, at a reception ceremony held at the Addis...
GOLDSTAR AIRLINES AND EUROATLANTIC AIRWAYS

Goldstar Air Gets Final Approval To Operate

The Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has presented an Air Carrier License to Goldstar Air, a privately-owned Ghanaian airline, to begin the process to...

Italy to open three new embassies

The Italian Cabinet has approved the proposal put forward by Foreign Minister Paolo Gentiloni to open three new Embassies: in Niger (Niamey), in Guinea...

Guinean government to clear its domestic debt

"We shall work hard to ensure we clear the domestic debt that the government owes Guinea's private sector," Doumbouya told media Monday. ...
Guinea

Guinea needs colossal investment to revive road and drainage

The minister made the remarks on national radio on Monday during a program to respond to questions raised by listeners. Camara said...

Aug. 17 world news summary at 1530 GMT

KABUL -- A Taliban key commander Qari Zabihullah is among 19 militants have been killed in the northern Kunduz province on Wednesday, Interior Ministry...
President Alpha Conde

Guinea to revive juice factory built with Libyan aid

The decision was made during a cabinet meeting chaired by President Alpha Conde. Guinea's Minister for Industry and Small and Medium Size...

Normalcy restored in Guinean courts after week-long strike

The strike by clerks, which began on May 9, was suspended for two months to give a chance to dialogue with the justice ministry. ...
President Alpha Conde

Guinea vows to fight against all terror organizations

The president, who was speaking in Conakry during a national Islamic conference, urged imams and religious leaders as well as Guinea's administrators to do...
3 Ivor Greenstreet, CPP Presidential Candidate promises to follow Nkrumah until Ghana is free

We Will Continue The Struggle To Defeat Neo-colonialism – Greenstreet

He said “the time has come for the progressive forces to rally together to ensure that the resources of Ghana are owned by the...
minerals

Guinea to host African Minerals Development Center

The source said the country was among those selected to host the center at the end of an evaluation mission carried out recently by...
Paul Kagame

Guinea seeks Rwanda expertise in economic, environmental governance

Conde was speaking in Conakry as his Rwandan counterpart Paul Kagame concluded a visit to Guinea. During the visit, several cooperation agreements...
Paul Kagame

Guinea, Rwanda seek to reinforce ties

Kagame was received by his Guinean counterpart Alpha Conde at the Conakry international airport. Rwanda's ambassador to Guinea,...
Strike

Guinea’s mining sector hit by ongoing strike

After the start of the strike on Monday, the workers'union at Guinea Bauxite Company (CBG) in Boke region, some 300 km north of Conakry,...
polio

Guinea immunizes more than 2.6 million children from polio

This disease, which attacks the nervous system and causes paralysis, is always common among children in Guinea's rural areas. The health...
Passport

Guinea to charge 7 people for forging diplomatic passports

He said inquiries had led investigators to believe Guinea's consul in Lagos was involved in the matter. Preliminary inquiry carried out by the...
Emirates

Emirates Airline to resume flights to Guinea after end of Ebola

Guinea has been declared Ebola-free by the World Health Organization after 42 days without a single case since the recovery of the last Ebola...
HIV

HIV/AIDS prevalence rate stands at 1.7 percent in Guinea

Despite efforts made towards reduction and limitation of HIV infection in Guinea, 120,000 people are still living with AIDS, among them 63,000 women and...
water

Guinean government to regulate mineral water sector

The campaign will start with the registration of all companies producing and selling mineral water across the country. In the last five years, about...
school feeding

Over 240,000 Guinean children to benefit from school feeding program

Following the opening of schools last week, WFP is preparing to start supplying daily meals to the pupils in 1,605 primary schools in most...
People pass in front of an electoral campaign poster for incumbent President Alpha Conde in Conakry, Guinea, Sept. 10, 2015.

Guineans torn between “scepticism and hope” after polls

In most entertainment joints in the capital Conakry, some of the people who spoke to Xinhua hailed Conde's re-election while others criticized the manner...

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