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
- The man in Guinea who made a dam to power his entire village; and the Turks making moonshine
- Kenya's ruling party moves to amend election law ahead of presidential re-run
- A dangerous Bolivian fight club; and the African king social media challenge
- President Buhari returns to Nigeria after 7-week sick leave in London
- Africa Cup of Nations: Quarter-finals to kick off on Saturday
- 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
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