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Guinea-Bissau , Tuesday 20 February 2018

News Guinea-Bissau: Communique of the 752nd PSC Meeting on the Situation in the Republic of Guinea Bissau

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/guinea-bissau/communique-752nd-psc-meeting-situation-republic-guinea-bissau
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Takes note of the briefing made by the Commissioner for Peace and Security, Ambassador Smail Chergui and the statement made by Togo, in its capacity as the Chair of the Authority of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS); Recalls its ...

News Guinea-Bissau: Recognising ECOWAS and Civil Society's Role in Resolving Crisis in Guinea-Bissau

News channel or source: https://www.gov.uk/government/speeches/recognising-ecowas-and-civil-societys-role-in-resolving-crisis-in-guinea-bissau
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Thank you Mr President, and thanks to SRSG Toure and the other briefers for sharing their views and insights. The situation in Guinea Bissau is concerning. It is not the first country in the world to experience a political impasse. But it is a country ...

News Guinea-Bissau: ECOWAS imposes sanctions on Guinea-Bissau politicians

News channel or source: http://thenationonlineng.net/ecowas-guinea-bissau/
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

ECOWAS has imposed sanctions on 20 Guinea-Bissau politicians and businessmen, including travel bans and asset freezes, accusing them of undermining efforts to resolve a prolonged political crisis. The decision followed the nomination by President Jose Vaz ...

News Guinea-Bissau: UN envoy urges quick elections in Guinea-Bissau

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/afp/article-5393053/UN-envoy-urges-quick-elections-Guinea-Bissau.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

The UN envoy for Guinea-Bissau on Wednesday urged the Security Council to push the West African country to urgently hold elections to break a political deadlock. Modibo Ibrahim Toure asked the council to offer its support "in underscoring the importance of ...

News Guinea-Bissau: ECOWAS,CSOs role in Guinea-Bissau crisis

News channel or source: http://www.businessghana.com/site/news/business/159733/ECOWAS,CSOs-role-in-Guinea-Bissau-crisis
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

David Clay, UK Deputy Political Counsellor to the United Nations, at the Security Council Briefing on Guinea-Bissau Speech: David Clay, UK Deputy Political Counsellor to the United Nations, at the Security Council Briefing on Guinea-Bissau: Delivered on ...

News Guinea-Bissau: Guinea-Bissau: Pol crisis requires continued UN presence

News channel or source: https://news.webindia123.com/news/Articles/World/20180215/3277114.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

The United Nations will need to focus its efforts on supporting Guinea-Bissau's national leaders in their efforts to appoint an acceptable Prime Minister, establish an inclusive Government, organise and conduct timely elections, and implement the priority ...

News Guinea-Bissau: West African Bloc Sanctions 20 in Guinea-Bissau Over Political Crisis

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/bloc-sanctions-twenty-guinea-bissau-over-political-crisis/4242370.html
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

West African regional bloc ECOWAS hit 20 Guinea-Bissau politicians and businessmen with sanctions, including travel bans and asset freezes, on Tuesday, accusing them of undermining efforts to resolve a prolonged political crisis. The decision followed the ...

News Guinea-Bissau: Conakry Agreement remains key to stability in Guinea Bissau - Kuwait envoy

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096471546/Conakry-Agreement-remains-key-to-stability-in-Guinea-BissauKuwait-envoy
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) NEW YORK, Feb 15 (KUNA) -- Kuwait's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Mansour Al-Otaibi expressed regret over the failure of Guinea-Bissau's national leaders to establish an inclusive government as per the ...

News Guinea-Bissau: Jadida beat Guinea-Bissau's Benfica 10-0 in record Champions League win

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/43024195
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Morocco's Wydad Casablanca, the reigning champions of Africa, have a bye into the next round. Difaa el Jadida of Morocco thrashed Benfica of Guinea-Bissau 10-0 at home on Saturday to achieve the biggest single-leg victory in African Champions League history.

News Guinea-Bissau: West African bloc slaps sanctions on Guinea-Bissau politicians

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/west-african-bloc-slaps-sanctions-guinea-bissau-politicians-151724978.html
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

Bissau (AFP) - West Africa's regional bloc has slapped sanctions on 19 lawmakers and associates of the president in Guinea-Bissau, including his son, over the continued failure to end a political impasse, a statement said Tuesday. The impoverished West ...