News Guinea-Bissau » Gabu: Guinea Bissau: Guinea-Bissau Officials Urge Step-Change On Talibés
Gabu — Local leaders in Guinea-Bissau's northeastern Gabu Region have called for better protection of Koranic schoolchildren to curb exploitation at home and halt their transfer to neighbouring Senegal where they usually end up leading miserable lives.
News Guinea-Bissau » Gabu: In Guinea-Bissau, new life often means mean mother's death
GABU, Guinea-Bissau -- Fatumata Djau gave birth to her fourth daughter alone, at home, in the dark. She arrived at the hospital at 3 a.m. with the newborn still attached, and the midwife cut the cord in the parking lot. Hours later, the 32-year-old mother ...
News Guinea-Bissau » Gabu: Chinese technical aid boosts Guinea Bissau's rice production
BISSAU, May 1 (Xinhua) -- The presence of a Chinese technical agricultural mission in Guinea Bissau's eastern regions of Bafata and Gabu has resulted in increased rice production, the mission's coordinator Antonio Tavares said Thursday. "The mission has ...
News Guinea-Bissau » Gabu: Guinea-Bissau reports suspected Ebola case
A man who entered Guinea-Bissau from neighbouring Guinea the day after the border ... guards to escape observation and boarded a bus headed for the eastern city of Gabu, where he was apprehended. "He had a temperature higher than 39 Celsius (102 Fahrenheit).
News Guinea-Bissau » Gabu: Guinea Bissau authorities arrest 5 men suspected of murdering Chinese national
The victim was identified as Li Zhuosen, 42, who had lived with his wife in Guinea Bissau for years. He was killed after robbed of money by a group of armed men on Wednesday at his residence in the region of Gabu, 170 km east of the capital Bissau.
News Guinea-Bissau » Gabu: UN Envoy: Guinea-Bissau Political Crisis Worsens Conditions
Soldiers in Guinea-Bissau – a country with a history of coups ... Programme (WFP), the impact of the situation in households in the regions of Oio, Quinara, Gabu, Bafata and Cacheu, has indicated that cashew nuts are being traded at a lower price ...
News Guinea-Bissau » Gabu: Malam Bacai Sanha: President of the troubled state of Guinea-Bissau
Sanha at a polling station during the 2009 election, which he won with two-thirds of the votes AFP/GETTY Malam Bacai Sanha was president of the tiny, impoverished West African state of Guinea-Bissau ... as regional governor to Gabu and Biombo and held ...
News Guinea-Bissau » Gabu: Guinea-Bissau profile - Timeline
A chronology of key events: Pre-15th century - The area of what is now Guinea-Bissau comes under the influence of the Mali Empire and becomes a tributary kingdom known as Gabu. 1446-47 - First Portuguese arrive; subsequently administered as part of the ...
News Guinea-Bissau » Gabu: Guinea-Bissau officials urge step-change on talibés
Local leaders in Guinea-Bissau’s northeastern Gabu Region have called for better protection of Koranic schoolchildren to curb exploitation at home and halt their transfer to neighbouring Senegal where they usually end up leading miserable lives.