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Monday, 06-29-15, 15:13Guinean, 28, Jailed for Impersonating As American[LINA] A Guinean national has been incarcerated at the Monrovia Central Prison pending trial for allegedly impersonating as an American citizen. read more...
Monday, 06-29-15, 7:56UN Human Rights Council - Adoption of the Universal Periodic Review of Guinea[HRW] Since 2010, the Guinean government has made progress in addressing the serious human rights problems that characterized Guinea for more than five decades, including the successful completion of parliamentary elections in 2013, a reduction in abuses by the security services, and some gains in addressing long-standing impunity. read more...
Friday, 06-26-15, 13:21Ebola Numbers Are Increasing Again[NEWS] Despite dramatic drops in the overall numbers of reported cases, Sierra Leone and Guinea are still struggling to stop the deadly disease. Their West African neighbor Liberia was declared Ebola free in May but there are fears that the disease could resurface as Guinea and Sierra Leone continue to experience cases. read more...
Wednesday, 06-24-15, 15:38Ebola Could Stay Longer in Guinea, S/Leone[NEWS] The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is still not over amid reports that the disease could still longer in Guinea and Sierra Leone than expected. Health officials continue to report cases in the two countries, raising fear in the subregion. read more...
Wednesday, 06-24-15, 12:03No Plan to Close Borders[New Dawn] The Government of Liberia says it has no plan to close borders with neighboring countries despite upsurge in new cases of the Ebola Virus Disease in Guinea and Sierra Leone. The Liberian authorities maintain that the decision to keep the borders open is to make sure citizens have free access in and out of Liberia. read more...
Wednesday, 06-24-15, 10:50Malaria Deaths in Guinea Likely to Exceed Ebola Toll As Patients Shun Clinics[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -The Ebola outbreak in Guinea may have led to 74,000 new cases of malaria going untreated, causing a spike in malaria deaths likely to be much higher than the Ebola toll, researchers said on Wednesday. read more...
Tuesday, 06-23-15, 12:15Health Authorities Begin Border Surveillance[New Dawn] Health authorities of Bong County have begun major cross-border surveillance at strategic points along the Guinean-Liberian borders. read more...
Tuesday, 06-23-15, 8:30FIFA Appoints Malian, Angolan Refs for Falcons, E'guinea Tie[Independent (Lagos)] FIFA has appointed Malian and Angolan referees for the Rio Olympics qualifying match between Super Falcons of Nigeria and its Equatorial Guinea counterpart. read more...
Monday, 06-22-15, 12:04Flirting With Disaster - Porous Border, Close Ebola Recall[FrontPageAfrica] Ebola, known as the Ebola hemorrhagic fever, was alien to Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia, until the deadly virus struck early 2014 growing to claim global attention with massive efforts to control the outbreak in all three countries. But despite the international interventions, Guinea and Sierra Leone are still struggling to defeat the virus. read more...
Monday, 06-22-15, 10:40Three Persons Under Probe for Importing Dead Body From Guinea[LINA] The Liberia National Police Lofa County Detachment is investigating three persons for allegedly bringing into Kubomai Town, Voinjama District, Lofa County, a dead body from neighboring Guinea. read more...

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