COAT OF ARMS
Government: Presidential Republic
Current President: Alpha Condé
Population: 12,527,440 (2020)
Land Size: 245,857 sq km (94,926 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Wed - Sep 16, 2020: Activist Arrested After Unveiling New Political Movement - AllAfrica News: Guinea
[MFWA] The authorities in Guinea must release political activist, Souleymane Condé, and ensure that the rights of citizens to freedom of assembly and expression are respected at all times.
- Wed - Sep 16, 2020: Guinea Confirms Gambia Friendly - AllAfrica News: Guinea
[The Point] Syli Nationale team manager Aly Kader Touré has confirmed his side's friendly international against the Scorpions next month.
- Sat - Sep 12, 2020: Guinea Presidential Election - Alpha Conde Again? - AllAfrica News: Guinea
[DW] Incumbent Alpha Conde is set to run for a third term in Guinea despite the legal questions arising from the move. The opposition does not seem to know how to deal with the controversy.
- Thu - Sep 3, 2020: Guinea-Conakry Presidential Election - Alpha Conde to Stand for a Third Term - AllAfrica News: Guinea
[Cameroon Tribune] After being nominated by his party for next presidential election a few weeks ago, the incumbent in a communique made public has accepted to stand again.
- Wed - Sep 2, 2020: Opposition Vow Street Protests As President Condé Goes for Third Term - AllAfrica News: Guinea
[RFI] Opposition parties in Guinea on Tuesday announced the restart of protests against a third term for President Alpha Condé, following the announcement of his candidacy by his party for polls expect on 18 October.