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
- Malian jihadist jailed for 9 years for destroying Timbuktu shrines
- 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
- Riot at a Guinea mosque, and fake video of the Egypt Air crash
- Nigeria missing $16 billion in oil cash
- South Africa student protests shut three top universities
- Guinea’s Condé wins re-election in disputed presidential vote
- Guinea’s president re-elected in contested vote, provisional results show
- Condé poised to win second term as Guinea president
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