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Germans Get the Better of Game Guinea

[CAF] Germany struggled to get the better of an energetic Guinean side but came away with a 3-1 victory that sends them through to the Round of 16 at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017. (AllAfrica)

Health and Research Initiative Joins Campaign for Immunization

[Community Health and Research Initiative Joins Immunization Campaign] African organizations in over ten countries kick off '33 days to Power Up Immunization'. (AllAfrica)

Dominant Guinea Held to Draw By Costa Rica

[CAF] Guinea came from behind twice to earn a 2-2 draw with Costa Rica in Tuesday's Group C encounter at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017 in Goa. (AllAfrica)

Iran Find Extra Gear to Beat Guinea

[CAF] Allahyar Sayyad's hammered long-range opener was the pick of four second-half goals in Goa, as Iran moved to the top of the table after the opening matchday in Group C at the FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017. (AllAfrica)

Inauguration2017 - President Alpha Condé Arrives in Luanda

[ANGOP] Luanda -The President of Republic of Guinea Conacry, Alpha Condé, arrived Tuesday in Luanda to witness the inauguration of the President of the Republic, João Manuel Gonçalves Lourenço. (AllAfrica)

China to Invest 10 Billion Fcfa in Guinea Conakry

[Cameroon Tribune] Yinchuan -President Alpha Condé reached the 20-year swap agreement during last week's visit to China. (AllAfrica)

Guinean Couple in Germany Helps African Migrants Integrate

[Deutsche Welle] She is a tailor and he is actively involved in helping African migrants, particularly those from Guinea. The Toure family, in Cologne, is committed to assisting African migrants integrate into the German society. (AllAfrica)

Guinean Midfielder Naby Keita Joins Liverpool FC As the Most Expensive African Footballer

[This is Africa] English Premier League club Liverpool FC last week confirmed the acquisition of RB Leipzig's Guinean midfielder Naby Keita for a club record deal. The deal which will make Keita the most expensive African footballer ever is effective from July 1, 2018. (AllAfrica)

Liverpool Snap Up Guinean International Naby Keita

[RFI] Liverpool have agreed a 51 million euro deal with German side RB Leipzig for Guinean midfielder Naby Keita. The Premier League giants said they had come to an agreement with the German club that sees the 22-year-old move to Liverpool at the end of this season. (AllAfrica)

Several Buried Alive in Rubbish Dump Collapse

[Al Jazeera] Rescue team search for survivors after landslide on a rubbish landfill on the outskirts of Conakry kills at least eight. (AllAfrica)

Five-Star Guinea Complete Total CHAN 2018 Line-Up

[CAF] Guinea completes the line-up for the Total African Nations Championship (CHAN) Kenya 2018 after a 5-0 win over Senegal on Wednesday in Conakry in their West A Zone second leg clash. (AllAfrica)

Total CHAN 2018 - Senegal Down Guinea for First Leg Advantage

[CAF] Senegal took a major step towards a place at the final tournament of the Total African Nations Championship (CHAN) Kenya 2018 after a 3-1 win over Guinea in their West A Zone final round first leg clash on Tuesday in Pikine. (AllAfrica)

Bangoura - Guinea Not Giving Up On Our Dream

[CAF] · Guinea have beaten Cameroon and Côte d'Ivoire in the last six months (AllAfrica)

Why Large Crowds Instil a Climate of Fear

[New Times] A story is told about Ahmed Sekou Toure. In the lead up to independence in West Africa, the countries under French colonial rule were placed under referendum to decide whether to stay semi-autonomous republics under the control of the French Government or to choose outright independence. (AllAfrica)

Submission By HRW to the Committee On the Rights of the Child On Guinea

[HRW] This submission relates to the review of Guinea under the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on the involvement of children in armed conflict. It focuses on the issue of the protection of students, teachers, schools, and universities in situations of armed conflict. (AllAfrica)

President Al-Bashir and Guinean President Hold Talks

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, Sunday evening held talks with the visiting President of Guinea and current chairman of the African Union, Alpha Condé, and discussed progress of the bilateral historic relations between the two countries. (AllAfrica)

Foreign Minister Meets Advisor of Guinean President

[SNA] Khartoum -Foreign Minister, Prof. Ibrahim Ghandour met, at his office, Monday, the Acting Minister, the Guinean Presidential Advisor for Diplomatic Affairs, Mustafa Sano. (AllAfrica)

Final Communique for the Visit of the President of Guinea to the Sudan

[SNA] Khartoum -Sudan and Guinea on Monday issued a joint communique at the end of the three day state visit to the Sudan by the Guinean president professor Alpha Cande at the invitation of President Omar Bashir. (AllAfrica)

First Vice-President and National Prime Minister Meet Guinean President

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice-President of the Republic and National Prime Minister , Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih, met in Corinthia hotel in Khartoum with President of Guinea and Chairman of current sessionof the African Union, Alpha Conde. (AllAfrica)

Police Investigate Case of African Girl Held As 'Sex Slave' in Australia

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Kuala Lumpur -The 17-year-old from Guinea told investigators she was flown to Sydney via Paris in early April after a man in her home country offered her a job as a cleaner in Australia (AllAfrica)

Liberia Consoles Guinea Over 24 Killed in Motor Accident

[LINA] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has sent a message of condolence to Dr. Alpha Conde, President of the Republic of Guinea, due to the unfortunate death of 24 persons and injury to several others in a motor accident. (AllAfrica)

Ellen Hails Cameroon, Consoles Guinea

[NEWS] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has extended congratulations to the Government and people of the Republic of Cameroon on the occasion marking the 45th anniversary of the National Day of that country. (AllAfrica)

Cameroon-Guinea Promises to Be Tough

[Cameroon Tribune] Group A matches will again be the centre of action today in Port Gentil with the second game pitting the Cadet Lions of Cameroon against the Silly National of Guinea promising to be tough. (AllAfrica)

Guinea Ships Rubber Through Monrovia

[Observer] Nimba County District #8 Representative Larry P. Younquoi last last Thursday complained to House Speaker J. Emmanuel Nuquay of the Executive Branch of government's unilateral decision to allow a rubber company from neighboring Guinea to use the Freeport of Monrovia to export its processed rubber to other countries without the consent of the Legislature, in violation of Article 32 (f) and (g) of the Constitution. (AllAfrica)

High Tariffs Affecting Movement of Goods At Liberia-Guinea Border

[Observer] Slow movement of goods and services is being reported at one of Liberia's leading revenue-generating ports of entry, the border with Guinea at Ganta, Nimba County. (AllAfrica)

Guinea's Bribery Saga Reaches New Peaks

[Global Witness] Lurid bribery revelations led the government of Guinea to confiscate world-beating iron ore reserves from junior mining company BSG Resources in 2014. So when bitter rival Rio Tinto, owner of a neighbouring concession, detonated a scandal over its own secretive payments, BSGR boss Beny Steinmetz was cock-a-hoop. (AllAfrica)

Traumatised Baby Chimps Find Love in Guinea Sanctuary

[RFI] The Chimpanzee Conservation Centre in Guinea is a sanctuary for orphaned chimps rescued from poachers, sometimes in the most tragic circumstances. Years are spent to help them overcome the psychological trauma of violent separation from their mothers. Some of them never do. The stronger ones are released in the wild after at least 10 years of care. (AllAfrica)

President Sirleaf Acknowledges MRU Achievements Amid Ebola

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has acknowledged gains made by Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone on the economic front prior to the Ebola outbreak that hit Southern Guinea and later spread to Liberia and Sierra Leon. (AllAfrica)

Three Years After Ebola Outbreak Declared in Guinea, Survivors Still Suffer - Charity

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Dakar -Ebola survivors who suffer from physical and mental health problems struggle to access care (AllAfrica)

28 September 2009 Massacre - 'Toumba' Diakité Transferred From Dakar to Conakry

[PR Newswire] Paris -The extradition procedure of Aboubacar Sidiki Diakité, known as "Toumba", which began when he was arrested in Dakar on 16 December 2016 finally resulted in his transfer to Conakry prison facility on 12 March 2017. The extradition from Senegal to Guinea of "Toumba", who had been on the run for 7 years, is a powerful signal in favour of the fight against impunity in West Africa and testifies of the determination of the Guinean government to hold the 28 September trial as promised. (AllAfrica)

Soccer - Soft Goals Cost Amajita Dearly As They Miss Out On Bronze

[Sascoc] The Amajita national U20 men's side went down 2-1 to Guinea in the CAF U20 Africa Cup of Nations third/fourth place play-off on Sunday afternoon, meaning they lost out on a bronze medal. (AllAfrica)