Guinea Newswire

Guinea Newswire

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  1. The lost dream of Nkrumah: Why observe his birthday without creating value?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GhanaWeb

    ... development of the nation? Dr Nkrumah loved Africa as a whole. He had Africa at heart. He was made Co-president in Guinea Conakry, after the coup in Ghana which overthrew him on 24 February 1966. Even though he had a special relationship with the ...

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  2. Couple indicted on charges they enslaved African girl for 16 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | New York Post

    ... August after arranging for the girl - who didn't speak English - to travel alone from her village in the Republic of Guinea to their home in January 2000. Toure, the son of Guinea's first president, along with his wife, then forced the girl to work ...

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  3. Texas couple indicted for enslaving Guinean girl for 16 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Daily Mail

    The wealthy Southlake, Texas couple have been charged with forced labor, harboring an alien for financial gain, and two counts of conspiracy A Texas couple accused of enslaving a girl they brought from the Republic of Guinea for 16 years has been indicted on federal charges. Mohamed Toure and Denise Florence Cros-Toure, both 57, were arrested on suspicion of forced labor on April 26, and were indicted by a grand jury in Fort Worth on Wednesday.

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  4. Dayna Scott will include Guinea rhythms and guest dancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Broomfield Enterprise

    ... two decades of her life studying West African music and dance, and has traveled extensively in Senegal, Mali and Guinea. Scott said she is excited to participate in Dancing with the Broomfield Stars so that she can raise money for the Community ...

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  5. African Champions League: Esperance have edge over rivals Etoile in quarter-finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | BBC News

    ... his close-range shot was blocked by a defender. There were also no goals in the first match on Friday with Horoya of Guinea held in Conakry by record eight-time African champions Al Ahly of Egypt. A few hours later, Senegalese midfielder Isla Daoudi ...

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  6. In response to Peter O'Neill's Independence Day messageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 15 | Asopa People

    Periodically, all political leaders feel the need to play the role of statesman. This is when they seek to rise above the noise, dysfunction and mundane squalor of ordinary politics and articulate a noble and worthy vision for the future of the nation.

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  7. What if We Made a Humanzee?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | Psychology Today

    ... animal hybrids, including "zeedonks" (zebras + donkeys) and different combinations of small rodents (mice, rats and guinea pigs). For a time in the 1990s a fictional version of Ivanov was the chief character in a Russian-era television show ...

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  8. 10 Countries are Expected to Attend Abidjan for The Electronic and...Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 13 | World News Report

    ... and November 22nd 2018 in Cote d'Ivoire as well as in the following countries: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Ghana, Guinea Conakry, Mali, Nigeria, Senegal, Togo. Registrations start September 12th on During the three-day festival, visitors will be ...

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  9. Horoya plot end to Ahly winning streak in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | New Vision

    Horoya of Guinea, whose only African title came 40 years ago, will try Friday to end a four-match CAF Champions League winning streak by continental giants Al Ahly of Egypt. The clash in Conakry kicks off the quarter-finals first legs in the premier African club competition with Ahly hoping to lift the trophy a record-extending ninth time.

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  10. Al Ahly football mission highly secured ahead of Guinea's Horoya clashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Egypt Today

    Egyptian Consul to Guinea Mahmoud Reda said Al Ahly team requested special protection as long as they are in Guinea.

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  11. Tragedy overshadows Madagascar's 2-2 draw with SenegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 9 | BBC News

    ... Coast got their Nations Cup campaign back on track with a 2-1 win over Rwanda in Kigali. After their opening loss to Guinea at home in the first round of qualifiers in June 2017, the Elephants were under pressure for a win, and Jonathan Kodjia set ...

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  12. Valencia ace Geoffrey Kondogbia cleared to swap...Read the original story

    Friday Sep 7 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    ... allegiance to CAR. Kondogbia was invited by CAR boss Raoul Savoy for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Guinea, but injury has ruled him out. CAR are second in Group H and victory over the Syli National at the Stade du 28 Septembre, ...

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  13. Ebola scare at Royal Prince Alfred hospitalRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 5 | Daily Mail

    ... residents of the nation. An analysis, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, found the outbreak began in Guinea - which neighbours Liberia and Sierra Leone. A team of international researchers were able to trace the pandemic back to a ...

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  14. PRECIOUS-Gold headed for longest monthly losing streak since 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | Reuters

    ... Council's chief executive said on Thursday. * Operations have resumed at AngloGold Ashanti's Siguiri gold mine in Guinea after a workers strike halted activities for a day, a company vice president said on Thursday. * Holdings of SPDR Gold Trust, ...

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  15. Sundowns still have plenty to learn in Champions LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | Iol.co.za

    ... to anybody's interpretation. The Brazilians were eliminated from Africa's premier club competition after Horoya AC of Guinea held them to a goalless draw and joined Wydad Casablanca in the last eight. Sundowns needed all three points to progress to ...

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  16. At Transfer Time in Lithuania, Prospects and Profits CollideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | The New York Times

    The letter was short and to the point: A.S. Monaco, the elite soccer club on the French Riviera, wanted Ibrahima Sory Soumah to travel from his home in Guinea to France for a 10-day trial. Soumah's mind raced with the possibilities.

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  17. PRECIOUS-Gold steady as dollar dips; rate hike expectations cap gainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 29 | Reuters

    ... above $1,210 would be a first positive impulse, he added. * A strike at AngloGold Ashanti's Siguiri gold mine in Guinea has halted operations there, mines ministry secretary-general Saadou Nimaga said on Wednesday. * Three South African unions said ...

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  18. Worker strike halts operations at AngloGold's Guinea mineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 29 | Reuters

    A strike at AngloGold Ashanti's Siguiri gold mine in Guinea has halted operations there, mines ministry secretary-general Saadou Nimaga said on Wednesday. The Societe aurifere de Guinee, in which AngloGold holds an 85 percent stake, confirmed in a statement that a strike was underway and encouraged employees not wishing to participate in the strike to report to work.

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  19. .com | Top African stories: War vets slam Mugabe, Namibian land issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 29 | News24

    ... cock. The incident happened as Fofana was addressing supporters at a youth centre in the eastern town of Kankan in Guinea, according to BBC . The arrests were no surprise to authorities as many Guineans regarded black cocks as a bad omen and saw the ...

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  20. .com | Youths held over 'black chicken gift' to prime minister - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 28 | News24

    ... cock. The incident happened as Fofana was addressing supporters at a youth centre in the eastern town of Kankan in Guinea, according to BBC . The arrests were no surprise to authorities as many Guineans regarded black cocks as a bad omen and saw the ...

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