UN Allocates $15m To Combat Ebola In Guinea, DRC

The United Nations has allocated $15 million (N5.8 billion) to fight the fresh Ebola outbreaks in Guinea and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. UN Emergency Relief Coordinator, Mr Mark Lowcock, who announced this on Tuesday, said it was an initial rapid allocation from the organisation’s Central Emergency Response Fund. Briefing newsmen, UN spokesman, Mr […]

Court Jails Critic Of Guinea’s President Five Years

A Guinean court sentenced an opposition activist and dual Canadian citizen to five years in prison Monday, the latest jailing of a critic of President Alpha Conde. The sentencing of Mamadi Conde, who is known as ‘Madic 100 Frontier’, comes after the president won a third term in a violently disputed election on October 18. […]