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 tycoon Vincent Bolloré indicted over suspected Africa corruption
- French tycoon Vincent Bolloré detained over suspected Africa corruption
- Conflicting accounts of release of 'hostages' in Cameroon
- Operation Barkhane: Malian, French troops work together to push jihadists out
- Dapchi girl still held by Boko Haram refused to convert to Islam
- Celebrating 10 years of the France 24 Observers!
- Can selfies solve Guinea's trash problem?
- The man reversing desertification; and debunking the 'chemtrails' conspiracy theory
- 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
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