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France seizes 2,000 dead seahorses on Guinea-Vietnam route

Friday, August 19th 2016, 12:45
related countries: France France, Vietnam Vietnam

French customs officials seize about 2,000 dead seahorses that were being smuggled from Guinea to Vietnam.
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Scared and pregnant

Wednesday, August 10th 2016, 23:29

Guinea is now free of Ebola but pregnant women are still afraid of the virus and are avoiding hospital, writes the BBC's Tamasin Ford.
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Unlikely hero

Monday, July 11th 2016, 15:37
related countries: Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau, Portugal Portugal

A profile of Eder, the footballer who scored the goal that won the Euro 2016 final for Portugal but who was born in the West African country of Guinea-Bissau and grew up in a care home.
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No more fish in the sea

Thursday, July 7th 2016, 23:34

Foreign fishing vessels operate illegally off the coast of Guinea, depleting its fish population and destroying marine life. Despite the economic and social consequences of illegal fishing, the Guinean government has failed to police its waters becau
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Two new Ebola cases in Guinea

Friday, March 18th 2016, 10:58

Guinea confirms two new Ebola cases, almost three months after it celebrated the end of the outbreak.
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VIDEO: WHO: Guinea Ebola outbreak over

Tuesday, December 29th 2015, 23:32

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the end of the Ebola outbreak in Guinea, two years after the epidemic began there.
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Ebola outbreak declared over in Guinea

Tuesday, December 29th 2015, 12:52

The World Health Organization (WHO) declares the end of the Ebola outbreak in Guinea, two years after the epidemic began there.
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Guinean ex-leader smuggled $64,000

Wednesday, December 2nd 2015, 12:35
related countries: United States United States

Sekouba Konate, a former Guinean president and serving African Union general, could be jailed term after admitting smuggling $64,000 into the US.
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Guinea's last Ebola patient recovers

Tuesday, November 17th 2015, 1:51

Guinea's last known Ebola patient, a 21-day-old baby, has recovered, raising hopes that the country will be declared free of the disease.
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Guinea leader wins second term

Saturday, October 17th 2015, 21:13

Guinea's President Alpha Conde is declared the winner of last Sunday's election despite allegations of fraud by the opposition.
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Observers deem Guinea election valid

Tuesday, October 13th 2015, 15:10

Guinea's presidential election at the weekend was valid but there were severe logistical difficulties, according to EU election observers.
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Guinea opposition demands vote re-run

Monday, October 12th 2015, 16:16

Guinea's opposition calls for a re-run of Sunday's presidential election even before the votes are counted, alleging widespread fraud.
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Guineans vote in presidential poll

Sunday, October 11th 2015, 15:41

Guineans are voting in what is only the second democratic presidential election since the west African country won independence in 1958.
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Guinea city curfew after poll clashes

Monday, October 5th 2015, 9:55
related places: Nzerekore

Guinea's authorities impose an overnight curfew on the second city of Nzerekore after clashes left at least one person dead a week before the presidential poll.
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Africa oil and gold tax for hunger fund

Tuesday, September 29th 2015, 14:22
related countries: Democratic Republic of the Congo Democratic Republic of the Congo, Republic of the Congo Republic of the Congo, Niger Niger
related places: Brazzaville

Congo-Brazzaville, Guinea, Mali and Niger agree to a micro-tax on oil, gold, phosphate and uranium to finance a UN fund to fight malnutrition.
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Guinea-Bissau prime minister resigns

Wednesday, September 9th 2015, 17:11
related countries: Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau

The prime minister of Guinea-Bissau resigns after 20 days in office as his appointment is judged unconstitutional by the Supreme Court.
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Guinea 'blocking ex-leader's return'

Friday, August 28th 2015, 13:13

Guinea's exiled former junta leader Moussa Dadis Camara tells the BBC the Guinean authorities are blocking his return home for elections in October.
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Guinea-Bissau government sacked

Thursday, August 13th 2015, 14:28
related countries: Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau

Guinea-Bissau's president dismisses the government following a rift with the prime minister raising fears about a return to instability.
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Former Guinea ruler Camara charged

Wednesday, July 8th 2015, 23:27
related places: Conakry

Former Guinea military ruler Moussa Dadis Camara is indicted for his role in a 2009 massacre in Conakry, his lawyer says.
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