Conakry News

RwandAir expansion plan on course

Other planned routes include Addis Ababa, Guangzhou and Conakry.

The East African , Kenya Jan 13, 2019

Badri rescues champions Esperance, Wydad fire five goals

That goal separated the teams in Conakry until the fourth minute of stoppage when 2018 Champions League leading scorer Badri equalised.

Capital News , Kenya Jan 11, 2019

Russian ambassador sparks backlash with suggestion Guinea change constitution

Conakry (Reuters) - A suggestion by the Russian ambassador to Guinea that President Alpha Conde change the constitution and run for a third term has set off a firestorm of criticism among Conde’s opponents a year ahead of a presidential election.

Reuters , Africa Jan 11, 2019

Russian ambassador sparks backlash with suggestion Guinea change constitution

Conakry - A suggestion by the Russian ambassador to Guinea that President Alpha Conde changes the constitution and run for a third term has set off a firestorm of criticism among Conde’s opponents a year ahead of a presidential election.

EWN , South Africa Jan 10, 2019

Cameroon to host 2021 Africa Cup of Nations as South Africa, Egypt await 2019 decision

Caf president Ahmad Ahmad, seen here with Safa counterpart Danny Jordaan, said: “I am delighted with this change in the organisation of the calendar that will see the Nations Cup take place in Guinea in 2025.” Photo: Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix Conakry – Guinea has accepted to stage the 2025 Africa Cup of Nations instead of the 2023 edition, a move that confirms Cameroon as the 2021 hosts, the Confederation of African Football (Caf) president said on Monday.

IOL , South Africa Jan 7, 2019

At least 2 dead, 30 missing after boat capsizes near Guinea capital

At least two people died and another 30 are missing after a boat carrying New Year's revellers capsized off the coast of Guinea's capital Conakry, local authorities said on Wednesday.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 3, 2019

Incredible comeback keeps Horoya, Simba in Caf Champions League

JOHANNESBURG Guinean club Horoya AC staged one of the greatest African club comebacks to defeat Libyan visitors Al Nasr 6-2 in Conakry on Sunday and book a Caf Champions League group place.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 24, 2018