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
- Kenya kills suspects after coastal massacres
- Afrobeat: Guinean singer Sia Tolno proud to be an 'African Woman'
- A train derailment in DR Congo and rice looting in Guinea
- Current Ebola epidemic 'unprecedented', WHO warns
- Guinea's gold rush
- Ebola cases confirmed in Conakry
- Ebola cases confirmed in Guinean capital Conakry
- Death toll from Ugandan ferry sinking tops 100
- Ebola epidemic reaches Guinea capital, UNICEF says
- Guinea confirms deadly fever is Ebola virus
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