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  1. Guinea, China to take measures to enhance tiesRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Guinean President Alpha Conde and visiting Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi agreed on Wednesday to take concrete measures to enhance bilateral relations. During their talks, Yang said his visit to Guinea is aimed at implementing the consensus reached by the leaders of the two countries and outcomes of the Forum on China-Africa summit held in Johannesburg so as to further promote Sino-Guinean cooperation and bring more benefits to the two peoples.

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  2. Gambia: Jokadou Darsilami Women Gardeners Call for More SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    Women gardeners in Jokadou Dasilami in the North Bank Region are calling for more support to tackle some of the challenges confronting their agricultural productivity. The NBR community is one settlement in The Gambia that is synonymous with salt and its production, but in recent years the settlement is also involved heavily in mass onion production on a yearly basis.

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  3. Morocco arrests suspected Hezbollah financier -sourceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Reuters

    Moroccan authorities have arrested Kassim Tajideen, deemed by Washington a top financier of the Lebanese Hezbollah movement, and plan to extradite him to the United States, a Moroccan security source close to the case said on Tuesday. Tajideen was arrested on March 12 at Casablanca airport on an arrest warrant issued two days earlier by Interpol's Washington office for alleged fraud, money laundering and financing of terrorist activities, the source told Reuters.

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  4. Guinea soldier accused over stadium massacre extradited to face trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | Reuters

    A Guinean soldier accused of involvement in a massacre of at least 150 people has been extradited from Senegal to Guinea to face trial, judicial sources said on Monday. Dozens of women were also raped during the incident at the main stadium in Guinea's capital Conakry in Sept.

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  5. Guinea soldier accused over stadium massacre extradited to face trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | Reuters

    A Guinean soldier accused of involvement in a massacre of at least 150 people has been extradited from Senegal to Guinea to face trial, judicial sources said on Monday. Dozens of women were also raped during the incident at the main stadium in Guinea's capital Conakry in Sept.

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  6. Symposium Mines Guinea: Transforming Guinea's economy through mining and investmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | GlobeNewswire

    Now in its 5th edition, Symposium Mines Guinea organised by the Ministry of Mines and Geology, in partnership with AME Trade Ltd, is firmly established as the largest mining event in West Africa and will take place from 9 - 11 May 2017, in Conakry, Republic of Guinea . Due to the importance of the mining sector on Guinea's economy, The Ministry of Mines and Geology aim to make this sector the most investor friendly mining destination in Africa and have begun taking the necessary measures to implement strict good governance policies for regulation and promotion of transparency.

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  7. Defense spending by European NATO allies inches up in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | Reuters

    Defense spending by European NATO states inched up in 2016 compared to the previous year, data by the military alliance showed on Monday, but still remained below the threshold the new U.S. President Donald Trump said was crucial to achieve. Trump made NATO states in Europe nervous when he criticized the alliance as "obsolete" during election campaign and then went on to suggest he could make U.S. commitment to their security conditional on them meeting the alliance's target of defense spending at two percent of their economic output.

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  8. Aerial medical evacuation of health workers with suspected Ebola...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 10 | BioMed Central

    We report 4 cases of Health Workers suspected of having contracted Ebola Virus Disease , transported from the Alliance for International Medical Action Ebola Treatment Centre in N'Zerekore, Guinea to the Treatment Centre for Carers run by the medical corps of the French army in Conakry, the capital of Guinea, which was established on 17 January 2015 and closed on 7 July 2015. In total more than 500 HWs have died from EVD since the epidemic began.

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  9. U.S.-Funded Malaria Drugs Still Being Sold on the Black Market in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | Judicial Watch

    More than three years after Judicial Watch reported that millions of dollars in malaria drugs provided to Africa by the U.S. government are stolen annually and sold on the black market, the swindling continues. The problem has gotten so out of control that the government agency in charge of the scandalous drug giveaway, U.S. Agency for International Development , launched "malaria hotlines" to offer cash rewards for information about the illicit operations that have fleeced American taxpayers out of tens of millions of dollars.

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  10. EU advancing renewable energies projects in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 6 | Walta Information Centre

    The European Commission put funds for in the Africa Renewable Energy Initiative, in line with its wider efforts in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development and the Paris Climate Change Agreement. According to a presser Walta Information Center has recived from EU Country Office in Addis Ababab, EU's Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, has announced the preparation of 19 new renewable energy projects, with a total potential investment of 4.8 billion Euros yesterday, March 04, 2017 in Conakry, Guinea.

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  11. Ghana @60: The challenge of freedom and African unityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 4 | Daily Monitor

    Ghana will tomorrow celebrate the 60th anniversary of independence. On March 6, 1957, the British colony of the Gold Coast achieved independence and the first prime minister of the new country, Kwame Nkrumah, decided to rename the country after the ancient West African kingdom of Ghana.

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  12. Europe strongly advancing renewable energies in AfricaRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 4 | PressReleasePoint

    The European Commission continues its leading role in the Africa Renewable Energy Initiative, in line with its wider efforts in the implementation of the 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development and the Paris Climate Change Agreement. On 4 March 2017 in Conakry, Guinea, Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, announced the preparation of 14 new renewable energy projects, with a total potential investment of almost a 4 billion.

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  13. [Entrepreneur of the Week] Here's How Ginjan Bros Won $25,000-You Can TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 28 | Black Enterprise

    Here's a chance to share your story about your small business and win a cash prize. FedEx is launching its fifth annual Small Business Grant contest , and it has begun accepting entries for a total prize pool of $120,500-the largest sum since the contest's inception.

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  14. Orange Certified as a Top Employer Global 2017Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 1 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    This is the second consecutive year the company has received this commendation, which rewards the best policies and practices in human resources. This year, 30 countries and territories that Orange operates in across five continents, including through B2B entity Orange Business Services, successfully applied for the certificate.

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  15. Market focus: Conakry, Guinea - Horwath HTLRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 28 | Hospitality Net

    Guinea has witnessed a boom in the hotel sector, supported by the mining industry. These hotel developments are mainly concentrated in the capital, Conakry.

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  16. Call for candidates for the 7th Orange Social Venture Prize in Africa and the Middle EastRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 28 | PressReleasePoint

    Applications for the 7th edition of the Orange Social Venture Prize in Africa and the Middle East are being accepted until 6 June 2017 21:00 GMT in the "Orange Social Venture Prize" pages of the website As in previous years, the OSVPAM will be awarded to innovative projects which make use of information and communication technologies to improve living conditions for the peoples of Africa and the Middle East in fields such as health, finance, education and agriculture. New for this 7th edition, the competition will start with a national phase during which each of Orange's 17 participating subsidiaries will examine projects submitted in its country and will designate three winners.

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  17. Africa: Strike and Upheaval - the Myth of Trickle-Down, Guinea EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 28 | AllAfrica.com

    The recent nationwide protests in Guinea-Conakry transcended ethnic and regional differences, but also highlighted disconnections between top and bottom in Guinea's contentious politics. Guinea's government just survived a surprisingly severe nationwide general strike, culminating in violent demonstrations on 20 February in the capital Conakry.

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  18. How a Tiny Gold Fund and TV Treasure Hunter Got 146% ReturnRead the original story

    Monday Feb 27 | The Washington Post

    A small Cayman Islands-based startup is using a former reality TV treasure hunter and a contrarian bet on gold to beat funds run by heavyweight firms such as Goldman Sachs and Pimco. Montreux Capital Management's $30 million natural resources fund has returned 146 percent in the past year, beating 99 percent of peers, according to data compiled by Bloomberg.

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  19. Security Council extends mandate of UN Guinea-Bissau peacebuilding office through 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Newkerala.com

    New York, Feb 24 : The United Nations Security Council on Thursday extended for another year the mandate of the UN Integrated Peace-Building Office in Guinea-Bissau, known as UNIOGBIS, and urged all political actors in the country to implement the provisions of the Conakry Agreement signed last October. The Council endorsed the Conakry Agreement which carries the name of the Guinean capital where it was signed in 2016 following talks between political leaders, civil society and religious leaders saying that it offers a historic opportunity for national authorities and political leaders, as well as civil society, to jointly ensure political stability and build sustainable peace.

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  20. Researchers quantify consequences of Ebola outbreak on maternal and child health servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Medical News

    The 2014 Ebola outbreak in West Africa has cost more than 11.000 lives and the health systems in the most affected countries, Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, are still struggling. Researchers from the Institute of Tropical Medicine in Antwerp, Belgium and partners of the University of Conakry and the Centre National de Formation et Recherche de Maferinyah, in Guinea, as well as the University of California, San Francisco, USA, write in the Lancet Global Health that the use of maternal and child health services have not yet recovered to their pre-outbreak levels.

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