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West Africa: Trade Unions Threaten Nationwide Strike Over Detention of Journalist

By MFWA

[MFWA] Today February 16, 2024 marks 28 days since the arrest and detention of Guinean journalist Sékou Jamal Pendessa.

Liberia: MRU Supports Liberty Corridor Project By HPX, Liberia, and Guma Africa Group

By Observer

[Observer] The Mano River Union Secretariat (MRU), representing the collective interests and development aspirations of its member states, expressed its full support for the recent announcement made by High Power Exploration Inc (HPX) regarding a pione…

Guinea: Is Guinea’s Military Junta to Blame for Rice Shortage?

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[DW] People living in Guinea are becoming desperate as a food crisis soars in the country. Citizens are blaming the junta leaders for price hikes, while economists say a timely solution is necessary.

Africa: Kaba Diawara Hopes to Shine With His Young Squad

By AllAfrica News: Sport

[CAF] Diawara is one of the new generation coaches who have been able to take charge of their country’s teams in recent years.

Africa: Five Stars to Watch At Afcon 2024

By Scrolla

[Scrolla] The 2024 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) in Ivory Coast is set to feature some of the biggest names in world football.

Nigeria/Guinea: Super Eagles Fail Guinea Test Six Days Before Their Opening Match

By AllAfrica News: Sport

[Premium Times] While some see the defeat as a major blow to Nigeria’s confidence heading into AFCON, others say it could be a blessing in disguise.

Nigeria/Guinea: Super Eagles Lose 2-0 to Guinea in Warm-Up Match Ahead of Afcon

By AllAfrica News: Sport

[Vanguard] The Super Eagles of Nigeria have lost 2-0 to the Syli National of Guinea in a friendly played at the Bani Yas Stadium, Abu Dhabi on Monday.

Guinea: Explosion Rocks Guinea Oil Terminal Causing Deaths, Injuries

By AllAfrica News: Economy, Business and Finance

[allAfrica] Cape Town — A massive explosion at an oil terminal in the capital city Conakry has claimed lives and caused several injuries early today, December 18, 2023, according to BBC reports.

Angola: Angola Drawn in Group E of Afrobasket Qualifiers

By AllAfrica News: Sport

[ANGOP] Luanda — Angola are in group E of the African Basketball Championship qualifier (2025 Afrobasket), together with defending champions Tunisia, Guinea and Kenya, as determined by the draw held in Johannesburg, South Africa,ANGOP learnt from the …

Botswana/Guinea: Zebras Break 29-Year Guinea Curse

By AllAfrica News: Sport

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone — November 21 will always be engraved in the hearts of Batswana, as the Zebras salvaged a historic win against a highly ranked and more fancied western African country, Guinea in a World Cup qualifier game played in Fran…