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:
- Tue - Nov 30, 2021: Guinea's Junta Says Ousted Leader Alpha Condé Has Returned Home - AllAfrica News: Guinea
[RFI] Guinea's junta has announced that deposed president Alpha Condé was sent to his wife's home in the capital Conakry on Monday, after holding him incommunicado for months.
- Tue - Nov 9, 2021: ECOWAS Slaps Sanctions On Mali and Guinea, Demands Return to Democracy - AllAfrica News: Guinea
[RFI] The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) on Sunday hardened its stance against military-ruled Mali and Guinea, imposing new individual sanctions and calling on both countries to honour timetables for a return to democracy.
- Mon - Nov 8, 2021: Why the U.S. Suspended Ethiopia, Mali, Guinea From Free-Trade Deal - AllAfrica News: Guinea
[VOA] In response to human rights violations, the U.S. suspended Ethiopia, Mali and Guinea from the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) on Tuesday, ending each nation's duty-free access to the American market.
- Mon - Nov 8, 2021: ECOWAS Issues Fresh Sanctions Over Coups in Mali, Guinea - AllAfrica News: Guinea
[DW] Military leaders in Mali and Guinea are under pressure to follow a roadmap for elections after coups in recent years. The sanctions consist of travel bans and asset freezes.
- Sat - Nov 6, 2021: Vivo Energy Uganda Gets New Md, Gilbert Assi Deployed to Guinea - AllAfrica News: Guinea
[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -- Vivo Energy Uganda the company that distributes and markets Shell branded fuels and lubricants, has appointed Johan Grobbelaar to be its new Managing Director.