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
- Riot at a Guinea mosque, and fake video of the Egypt Air crash
- Nigeria missing $16 billion in oil cash
- WHO declares end of Ebola epidemic in West Africa
- WHO declares Guinea free of Ebola
- An Egyptian doctor talks sex, and officials' Photoshop fails
- Condé poised to win second term as Guinea president
- Guinean opposition leader Diallo pulls out of vote, claims 'widespread fraud'
- Guinea's main opposition leader Diallo exits presidential race alleging election fraud
- EU election observers say Guinea's presidential vote was 'valid'
- Guinea's opposition calls for election to be annulled
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