Guinea is a developing country in western Africa, with minimal facilities for tourism. Travelers who plan to stay in Conakry, the capital, should make reservations well in advance. French is the official language; Pular, Malinké, and Soussou are also widely spoken.
Would-be models duped by ?platforms? promising easy route to fashion world
?My family and I are recent immigrants from west Africa and they told me that my modelling potential could help support my family financially,?? says the 18-year-old student, who has lived in ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 18 Dec 2017 00:33:00 GMT
Parting Guinea-Bissau President Urges Stability in Tearful Speech
BISSAU, GUINEA BISSAU - Guinea-Bissau's outgoing president urged future leaders to guarantee stability Tuesday, in a tearful farewell speech made on the eve of a new president being declared in the ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 31 Dec 2019 11:34:00 GMT
AFRICA/GUINEA BISSAU - The Bishop of Bissau proposes the creation of a national reconciliation commission
"If we want to help those who are not Christians to understand the true meaning of consecrated, priestly and religious life, we can teach that all ethnic groups in Guinea-Bissau believe in God as the ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 18 Oct 2019 07:49:00 GMT
Kate Middleton visits baby sensory class in 24-hour UK tour
In the English language part of the centre's bilingual nursery ... She then took the little girl by the hand and asked her to show her the outdoor area, stopping to meet the resident guinea pigs ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 22 Jan 2020 03:02:00 GMT
Guinea-Bissau presidential election: Ex-PMs advance to runoff as incumbent eliminated from race
Guinea-Bissau has long been plagued by political instability. Two of Guinea-Bissau's former prime ministers are set to participate in a presidential election run-off after winning the majority of ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 27 Nov 2019 09:30:00 GMT
Guinea-Bissau Presidential Candidate Embalo Claims Victory, Opponent Says Wait
Former army general and ex-Prime Minister Umaro Cissoko Embalo said on Monday he was on course to win Guinea Bissau's presidential election and his opponent urged the nation to await official results.
Publ.Date : Mon, 30 Dec 2019 07:10:00 GMT
Guinea-Bissau: Former PM Embalo wins presidential election
Former Guinea-Bissau Prime Minister Umaro Cissoko Embalo has been elected president after winning a run-off vote against another ex-prime minister. The 47-year-old beat rival Domingos Simoes Pereira ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 01 Jan 2020 08:44:00 GMT
Guinea-Bissau vow to come back strong in Wafu Cup derby
The Djurtus will meet neighbours Guinea in Thursday?s plate quarter-final in Senegal Guinea-Bissau may have been defeated in their Wafu Cup opener, but captain Alberto Coli has vowed the team will ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 02 Oct 2019 18:27:00 GMT
Inclusive Education in Guinea-Bissau: Aicha and the joy of inclusion
Ten-year-old Aicha lives in Guinea-Bissau. She is energetic ... and teachers so that they can adapt their facilities and teaching methods, as well as help families to see the benefits of education ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 16 Feb 2018 11:06:00 GMT
Guinea-Bissau opposition candidate wins presidential vote, loser alleges fraud
News Guinea-Bissau opposition candidate wins presidential vote, loser alleges fraud Ex-general and former PM Embalo has won a runoff presidential election in the turbulent West African country ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 01 Jan 2020 09:28:00 GMT
Guinea-Bissau: As Embalo claims victory, Pereira urges caution
Guinea-Bissau presidential candidate Domingos Simoes Pereira urged the nation to await official results after his opponent Umaro Cissoko Embalo said he was on course for victory. Both candidates ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 30 Dec 2019 10:14:00 GMT
Guinea Bissau: Vote Counting Begins in Guinea-Bissau Presidential Poll
Vote counting has started in Guinea-Bissau's presidential election -- a country that has seen hardly any political stability since independence from Portugal 45 years ago. President Jose Mario Vaz is ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 23 Nov 2019 16:00:00 GMT