Guinea-Bissau Newswire

Guinea-Bissau Newswire

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  1. Campaign steps up against traffickers who lure children with dreams of stardomRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... aian Dominic Oduro. The Chelsea inquiry centres on Bertrand Traore, from Burkina Faso, and Domingos Quina from Guinea-Bissau. Both clubs deny wrongdoing.


  2. Domestic Workers to Undergo Compulsory Medical Test After Every Overseas TripRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Al Bawaba

    The General Department for Residence Affairs at the Ministry of Interior has called on employers of domestic workers to refer their employees for medical examination after they return from vacation for fear they may be carriers of contagious diseases such as hepatitis, AIDS and TB, reports Al-Anba daily. However, the daily said this will be made applicable to domestic workers of some countries.


  3. Sundowns' and Bafana's Vilakazi out for six months with ruptured tendonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... Toni Silva has slowly been finding his feet and returns from the Fifa break on a high after scoring in Guinea-Bissau's 2-1 win over Zambia in the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. Phakami Mahlambi and Lebohang Maboe have also gelled into the team to ...


  4. Benfica, a Big-Time Club, Is Going After Small-Time BloggersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | The New York Times

    ... and league officials, as well as details of how the club spent a large sum of money on a witch doctor from Guinea-Bissau to boost the team's performances. There were also documents suggesting connections between the club and the men responsible for ...


  5. .com | Ethiopia gets first female defence ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | News24

    ... African nations have had female defence ministers including South Africa, Central African Republic, Kenya and Guinea-Bissau. And Rwanda has received international recognition for female representation in government, with women making up 43% of its ...


  6. Backpacker claims to be 'most travelled person in the world' after visiting all 195 countries TWICERead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Mail

    ... his travels until 2020 and is currently visiting Cape Verde before heading to Morocco, the Bissagos Islands in Guinea-Bissau and Mexico. 'If I had to pick one I would say Russia - it's a beautiful place, I like the culture, the language, I could ...


  7. World Bank commits US$120m to 3rd Regional Disease Surveillance ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | Vanguard

    ... covers three countries, namely Guinea, Senegal and Sierra Leone, the second phase four countries, Nigeria, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia and Togo. The Project also has a total of USD 367.8 million and aims to strengthen disease surveillance and response ...


  8. Eder on target as experimental Portugal prove too strong for ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | The Times of India

    ... 73rd minute when Renato Sanches floated a cross into the area and Eder outjumped his marker to head in. The Guinea-Bissau-born forward was making his first Portugal appearance for 18 months and his fifth since scoring the only goal for the Euro 2016 ...


  9. AFCON qualifier: Guinea Bissau remain top of Group K after win over ZambiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 |

    Guinea Bissau came from a goal down to beat their Zambian counterparts by two goals to one in the 2019 Cameroon AFCON group fixture played in that country this evening. Justin Shonga scored for Zambia with a stunning freekick in the 12th minute before Guinea Bissau equalized through a Stoppilla Sunzu's own goal in the 52nd minute.


  10. Silva lining for Guinea-Bissau after trailing ZambiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | Vanguard

    Guinea-Bissau hit back to defeat Zambia 2-1 in Bissau Sunday and move closer to a second successive appearance at the Africa Cup of Nations. Justin Shonga scored direct from a free-kick to put the visiting team into an early lead in a Group K qualifier watched by a capacity 20,000 crowd in the national stadium.


  11. Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes going out to local storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Wetaskiwin Times Advertiser

    While we sleep off this past weekend's turkey dinner, organizers are hoping people will starting thinking about Christmas around the world. Operation Christmas Child Shoebox is celebrating 25 years this year and local organizer Gail Maughan is hoping Wetaskiwin can help out.


  12. Zambian leader congratulates national team for beating Guinea Bissau at Africa Cup qualifierRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 11 | Xinhuanet

    Zambian President Edgar Lungu on Thursday congratulated the national soccer team for recording the first win in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. The Chipolopolo beat Guinea Bissau 2-1 during the third game of the Group K qualifiers played on Wednesday evening at the National Heroes Stadium in Lusaka, the country's capital.


  13. Sierra Leone suspended as 7 days of African qualifiers startRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 11 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... a 0-0 draw with Ethiopia. That was one of two games on Wednesday with 2012 African champion Zambia beating Guinea-Bissau 2-1 in Group K in the other. That left three teams - Mozambique, Zambia and Guinea-Bissau - on four points at the top of that ...


  14. Merck Foundation plans to conduct 5th edition of Merck Africa Asia Luminary in SenegalRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 10 |

    Mumbai , Oct 10 : Merck Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Merck KGaA Germany plans to conduct 5th Edition of 'Merck Africa Asia Luminary' under the patronage of The President of The Republic of Senegal, Macky Sall and The First Lady of Senegal, Marieme Faye Sall, and in partnership with the Ministry of Health of Senegal.


  15. Africa Cup of Nations: Ethiopia v Kenya ends goallessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | Newsday

    ... Stars, who both have three points from two matches, will be played at some point in the future. Zambia host Guinea-Bissau in Group K in Lusaka later on Wednesday while the other game in that group sees Mozambique hosting Namibia on Saturday ...


  16. International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC) announces...Read the original story

    Saturday Oct 6 | World News Report

    ... in the West African Economic and Monetary Union (WAEMU) nations, namely Benin, Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, Guinea-Bissau, Mali, Niger, Senegal, and Togo. A pilot project will be implemented in Burkina Faso followed by Senegal. With a vision to be ...


  17. Experiencing The Ancient KoraRead the original story

    Friday Oct 5 | Falmouth Enterprise

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  18. 60 migrants feared drowned in Guinea-Bissau capsizeRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 3 | The Daily Star

    A small boat carrying migrants has capsized off Guinea-Bissau, a port official said, adding that the vessel may have had more than 60 people on board when it set off. Commander Siga Batista said the pirogue, a narrow wooden fishing vessel, sank on Monday night off the impoverished West African country, which has 200 kilometres of coastline and no patrol ships to save lives on the high seas.


  19. Guinea-Bissau coast guard fears 60 migrants drowned off the coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | The Daily Star

    Migrants, intercepted off the coast in the Mediterranean Sea, stand on a rescue boat after arriving at the port of Motril, southern Spain October 2, 2018. REUTERS/Juan Medina


  20. Guinea-Bissau migrant shipwreck: Dozens feared deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | BBC News

    ... the 1990s. Accidents at sea involving West African migrants in overcrowded boats are common. The coastguard in Guinea-Bissau has two speedboats, but they are often unable to leave the port because of a lack of fuel, the AFP news agency reports, ...