Public education and aggressive intervention have paid off and Guinea is now Ebola-free – so says the World Health Organization, two years after the
Guinea’s President Alpha Conde is widely expected to win a second mandate today in the West African country’s second free election since independence
Opposition parties in Guinea have called for violent protests to stop after one person was killed and at least ten others were injured. Guinea
The Ebola epidemic has killed more people in seven months than all other Ebola outbreaks in almost 40 years. The World Health Organisation and the
Ebola has claimed its first victim in Germany as Europe starts to ready itself for an influx of people infected with the virus.
The latest victim
Authorities in Guinea are taking radical action to fight the spread of the deadly Ebola virus.
Security forces in Conakry, the capital of the west
The president of Guinea has declared the country to be in a “national health emergency” and announced a string of measures to combat the deadly Ebola
A week of mourning has been declared in Guinea after dozens of people were feared to have been killed in a stampede at a concert in the capital
How much further will Ebola spread?
As the death tolls rises in West Africa, and Nigeria confirmed its first case, more tales of human tragedy are
The World Health Organisation has reported a further case of the Ebola virus in Guinea’s capital Conakry… its first in more than a month.
Doctors at an airport in Guinea, west Africa have been fighting to contain the spread of the deadly Ebola virus.
It’s the worst outbreak in
The medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres has warned that Guinea faces an unprecedented Ebola epidemic.
There have been nearly 80 deaths and
At least 63 people have now died from the Ebola outbreak in Guinea although the authorities believe they have managed to isolate the problem to the
Public health announcements and hygiene advice are doing little to stem the tide of panic among the citizens of Guinea as an outbreak of the deadly
At least 61 people have died after contracting a mystery illness in Guinea.
Six out of 12 samples analysed have tested positive for Ebola.
It is feared the deadly Ebola outbreak in Guinea may have spread to neighbouring Sierra Leone according to the World Health Organisation.
An outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in south east Guinea has now reached the capital Conakry .
Fifty-nine people have died from the virus which
In Guinea, the highly contagious Ebola virus has been blamed for killing nearly 60 people in the country.
Dozens of cases of the deadly disease
Portuguese airline TAP is suspending flights to Guinea-Bissau after 74 Syrian refugees travelled to Portugal using fake passports to board a
At least five people were reported killed on Saturday when security forces in Guinea opened fire on protesters in the capital Conakry.
Up to 30 people are now believed to have drowned after a ferry capsized off the Guinean capital Conakry on Friday night. The boat was carrying
Calm and order has returned to the streets of Ivory Coast’s neighbour, Guinea, where veteran opposition figure Alpha Conde has been declared the
A state of emergency has been declared in the West African country of Guinea amid post-election unrest.
An overnight curfew is in place and police
Violence continued on the streets of Conakry, after an election due this weekend was indefinitely delayed. Supporters of former prime minister Cellou
Voters in Guinea rushed to the polls on the 27th of June 2010, forming long queues for their first chance to elect their leadership freely since the
Polling passed off peacefully and counting is underway in Guinea’s historic election.
It was the population’s first chance to freely choose a