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New Guinea-Bissau Prime Minister resigns

Guinea-Bissau’s newly appointed Prime Minister Faustino Fudut Imbali handed in his resignation after an ultimatum from West African regional bloc ECOWAS, the president said....

New Guinea Bissau PM named, incumbent refuses to leave

Guinea-Bissau President Jose Mario Vaz named a new prime minister but his sacked predecessor refused to step down, intensifying a power struggle between Vaz...

Interpol part of major Guinea Bissau cocaine bust investigation

An Interpol team deployed to Guinea Bissau is assisting national authorities investigate one of the country’s largest ever drug seizures. Police made 10 arrests following...

Major cocaine seizure in Guinea-Bissau

Police in Guinea-Bissau seized more than 1.8 tonnes of cocaine hidden in flour bags - the biggest seizure in the country’s history, authorities said. ...

Advisor to Niger official arrested in Guinea Bissau drug bust

A man arrested in Guinea Bissau following the seizure of nearly 800 kg of cocaine from a fish truck is an adviser to the...

Fears migrants drowned off Guinea Bissau

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Around 60 migrants are missing believed drowned after their boat was seen sinking off the coast of Guinea-Bissau, a coast guard commander...

ECOWAS sanctions imposed on top Guinea-Bissau residents

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West African regional bloc ECOWAS hit 20 Guinea-Bissau politicians and businessmen with sanctions, including travel bans and asset freezes accusing them of...

ISS: Creating conditions conducive to stability in Guinea-Bissau

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The conclusions of this weekend's 52nd Ordinary Summit of the Conference of Heads of State and Government of the Economic Community of...

Guinea-Bissau and Indonesia strengthen defence ties

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On 8 August, Indonesian Defence Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) for establishing a defence cooperation agreement with his...

Millions of bed nets to fight malaria delivered in west Africa

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Millions of insecticide-treated bed nets are being delivered to protect people from malaria in Guinea-Bissau and Sierra Leone, where the mosquito-borne disease...

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Presidential pep talk on Armed Forces Day

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President Cyril Ramaphosa had his Commander-in-Chief cap on when he addressed the country’s airmen, military medics, sailors and soldiers in Polokwane last Friday. Sadly, he...