Guinea Bissau News


Thursday, 06-25-15, 8:00UN Envoy On Ebola Travels to Guinea Bissau After New Cases Reported in Bordering Guinea[UN News] The United Nations envoy for Ebola response has begun a visit to take stock of prevention and preparedness efforts in Guinea Bissau, which remains at high risk given its proximity to Guinea where new cases of the virus were reported in an urban area bordering the two countries. read more...
Friday, 06-19-15, 13:19Angolan Ambassador to Guinea-Bissau Presents Credentials[ANGOP] Bissau -The new Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Angola to Guinea-Bissau, Daniel António Rosa, presented on Wednesday (17 June) to the Guinean President, José Mário, his credentials accrediting him as resident Ambassador to that sister country. read more...
Saturday, 06-13-15, 16:02Zambia in Shock Goalless Draw With Guinea Bissau[Zambia Reports] Zambia's Chipolopolo delivered a shock result this afternoon drawing goalless with minnows Guinea Bissau in the Gabon 2017 Africa Cup qualifier at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola. read more...
Thursday, 06-11-15, 10:01IFAD New Financing to Boost Food and Nutrition Security in Guinea-Bissau[IFAD] Rome -The Government of the Republic of Guinea-Bissau and the International Fund for Agricultural Development of the United Nations (IFAD) signed a US$4.7 million loan and $4.7 million grant agreement to finance the Economic Development Project for the Southern Regions (PADES). read more...
Tuesday, 06-09-15, 15:26Ebola, the Executive Summary - June 8, 2015[Ebola Deeply] To give you an overview of what's happening in the Ebola outbreak, we've organized the latest developments in a curated summary. read more...
Friday, 06-05-15, 13:54Speaker of Guinea-Bissau's Parliament Ends Visit to Angola[ANGOP] Luanda -The ties of friendship and inter-parliamentary cooperation between Angola and Guinea Bissau, have been reinforced in recent days, in Luanda, during the four-day mission to the country by the speaker of the National Assembly (Parliament) of that Portuguese-speaking nation, Cipriano Cassamá, who ended his official visit. read more...
Thursday, 06-04-15, 7:25Angola, Guinea Bissau Ruling Parties Re-Launch Parliamentary Cooperation[ANGOP] Luanda -The ruling parties in Angola and Guinea Bissau, MPLA and PAIGC, respectively, Wednesday in Luanda took the first steps to re-launch cooperation at Parliamentary level, halted by the events recorded on April 12, 2012. read more...
Wednesday, 06-03-15, 14:02Speaker Praises Election in Guinea Bissau[ANGOP] Luanda -The National Assembly (Angolan Parliament) speaker Fernando da Piedade Dias dos Santos Tuesday in Luanda praised the "harmonious way" the general elections in Guinea Bissau went, adding the polls pave a new path for the Guinean people and for the consolidation of peace and development. read more...
Wednesday, 06-03-15, 13:48Why Isn't Guinea-Bissau Prepared for Ebola?[IRIN] Dakar/Bissau -The government of Guinea-Bissau has known for months about the risk of Ebola entering the country, but it hasn't done enough to prepare. Now there is a cluster of cases just across the border. Residents say it will be good fortune rather than good planning if an outbreak is avoided. read more...
Wednesday, 06-03-15, 7:49National Assembly Speaker Invited to Visit Guinea-Bissau[ANGOP] Luanda -Angola's Parliament Speaker, Fernando da Piedade Dias dos Santos, will visit Guinea Bissau in October this year at the invitation by his counterpart Cipriano Massamá. read more...


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