Soldiers in Guinea Bissau are reported to have attacked the home of the front-runner in the African state’s presidential election.
The population of west Africa’s Guinea Bissau have been voting in presidential elections. Former Prime Minister Carlos Gomes Junior is one of nine
Malam Bacai Sanha, the president of Guinea-Bissau, has died in Paris after a short illness, media reports said on Monday.
The 64-year-old travelled
The government of Guinea-Bissau has confirmed its troops have foiled a new coup attempt from within the military.
Reports say, during the attack
A gunfight involving different factions of the army in Guinea Bissau reportedly forced the country’s prime minister Carlos Gomes to seek refuge in a
Soldiers in Guinea Bissau briefly captured the country’s prime minister and ousted the head of the army in an attempted coup.
The latest bout of
Latest reports from Guinea-Bissau say the Prime Minister is under house arrest. Carlos Junior was over-powered in his office by soldiers. Later
Elections have been going on today to elect a new president in the small West African state of Guinea-Bissau.
The election, the second round, was
Amid international condemnation over the killing of President “Nino” Vieira, Guinea-Bissau’s army has pledged to respect “constitutional order.”
Guinea-Bissau has declared a week of national mourning after President Joao Bernando “Nino” Vieira was killed in an apparent revenge attack.
It is being reported that the President of Guinea Bissau has been assassinated in a gun attack.
A spokesman for the west African state’s armed
The headquarters of Guinea-Bisssau’s armed forces has come under attack by assailants armed with rocket-propelled grenades.
The head of the