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  • Guinea-Bissau Parliament meets to analyze political situation
    Mon, 29 Jun 2020 09:41

    Guinea-Bissau Parliament meets to analyze political situation

    Bissau - The National People's Assembly of Guinea-Bissau is meeting as from Monday to, among various issues, discuss the political situation in the country and who has the majority in the Guinean parliament.

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  • Sat, 09 Nov 2019 13:03

    Guinea-Bissau newly appointed PM resigns under pressure from Ecowas

    BISSAU - Guinea-Bissau’s newly appointed Prime Minister Faustino Fudut Imbali handed in his resignation on Friday after an ultimatum was given by West African regional bloc ECOWAS, the president said.

  • Tue, 29 Nov 2016 12:37

    Guinea Bissau's dominant party to boycott new government

    Guinea Bissau's dominant political party on Monday rejected President Jose Mario Vaz's newly-appointed prime minister and said it would refuse to join his new government, likely extending a year-long political paralysis.

  • Sat, 19 Nov 2016 12:16

    Gridlocked Guinea Bissau names fifth PM in a year

    Guinea Bissau named its fifth prime minister in a year on Friday as the coup-ridden West African country struggled to end months of political gridlock.

  • Tue, 15 Nov 2016 11:56

    Guinea Bissau president says will dissolve government

    Guinea Bissau's president said on Monday he would dissolve the government and appoint another soon, as part of a plan to end political deadlock that has gripped the country for over a year.

  • Wed, 20 Jan 2016 13:42

    Guinea Bissau government in disarray as spending plan under threat

    BISSAU - Fifteen former members of Guinea Bissau's leading party joined the opposition on Monday, handing Prime Minister Carlos Correia's opponents a majority in parliament and vowing to block his spending plan, a move which would bring down his government.

  • Fri, 23 Oct 2015 15:56

    Former Guinea-Bissau army chief indicted over alleged plot

    BISSAU - Guinea-Bissau's state prosecutor has charged a former army chief with terrorism, homicide and trying to subvert the country's constitutional order, one of his lawyers said on Thursday.

  • Wed, 07 Oct 2015 12:25

    Guinea-Bissau president rejects proposed government

    Guinea-Bissau President Jose Mario Vaz rejected on Tuesday a cabinet proposed by his new prime minister, dealing a blow to efforts aimed at turning the page on a crisis that has threatened to destabilize the coup-plagued West African nation.

  • Fri, 11 Sep 2015 09:32

    Guinea Bissau president dismisses cabinet after court ruling

    Guinea Bissau's President Jose Mario Vaz dismissed his two-day-old cabinet on Wednesday after the Supreme Court ruled that his appointment of a new prime minister was unconstitutional, a presidential decree said.