Guinean opposition veteran Jean-Marie Dore (pictured) has been named prime minister of a transition government by the country’s ruling military junta, with union leader Rabiatou Serah Diallo as deputy prime minister, according to junta sources.
REUTERS - Guinea’s military junta has named veteran opposition politician Jean-Marie Dore as prime minister of a transition government charged with restoring civilian rule, a source close to the junta said on Tuesday.
Turmoil in Guinea
- French-Israeli businessman under house arrest in Israel over Guinea mining scandal
- The French banker at the centre of a Guinean mining scandal
- Audio recordings drag Guinea president into mine bribery scandal
- Nations vote to end all trade of endangered pangolins
- Opposition lawmakers walk out on South African President Zuma
- Ebola: Ivory Coast reopens its borders with Guinea and Liberia
- WHO declares Guinea free of Ebola
- An Egyptian doctor talks sex, and officials' Photoshop fails
- South Africa student protests shut three top universities
- Guinea’s Condé wins re-election in disputed presidential vote
The international community and Guinean opposition parties have demanded elections since Camara’s coup sparked a political crisis which some feared could destabilise a fragile region.
Date created : 2010-01-19