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#Guinea

# guinea - Monday 6 September, 2021

Liverpool ‘satisfied Naby Keita is safe’ as they work to get him out of Guinea
# Unrest
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# Unrest

Liverpool ‘satisfied Naby Keita is safe’ as they work to get him out of Guinea

Sep 6th 2021, 12:12 PM 8,597 Views 2 Comments

The 26-year-old was on international duty in his homeland when an apparent military coup took place.

# guinea - Sunday 5 September, 2021

Guinean government dissolved and borders shut, army colonel says
# Attempted Coup
# Attempted Coup

Guinean government dissolved and borders shut, army colonel says

Sep 5th 2021, 6:30 PM 18,351 Views 12 Comments

The whereabouts of President Alpha Conde were not known.

# guinea - Tuesday 10 August, 2021

First case of Ebola-like Marburg disease recorded in West Africa
# Guinea
# Guinea

First case of Ebola-like Marburg disease recorded in West Africa

Aug 10th 2021, 1:12 PM 22,914 Views 34 Comments

The virus is carried by bats and has a fatality rate of up to 88%.

# guinea - Sunday 14 February, 2021

Guinea health chief calls Ebola outbreak an epidemic as seven cases are confirmed
# EBOLA
# EBOLA

Guinea health chief calls Ebola outbreak an epidemic as seven cases are confirmed

Feb 14th 2021, 3:48 PM 27,516 Views 27 Comments

The cases mark the first known resurgence of Ebola in West Africa since a 2013-2016 epidemic.

# guinea - Sunday 7 July, 2019

One of the favourites for the Africa Cup of Nations seal quarter-final spot
# Winning
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# Winning

One of the favourites for the Africa Cup of Nations seal quarter-final spot

Jul 7th 2019, 10:29 PM 6,411 Views 0 Comments

Algeria will face either Ivory Coast or Mali in the last eight after seeing off Guinea.

# guinea - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

'Too heavy' - Pogba's brother turned down by German third-tier club
# Rejection
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# Rejection

'Too heavy' - Pogba's brother turned down by German third-tier club

Aug 15th 2018, 7:12 PM 17,418 Views 11 Comments

Uerdingen, a former Bundesliga club, earned promotion to the third division in May.

# guinea - Tuesday 29 December, 2015

Guinea's Ebola outbreak is declared officially over
# Virus
# Virus

Guinea's Ebola outbreak is declared officially over

Dec 29th 2015, 10:46 AM 5,031 Views 5 Comments

Forty-two days have passed since the last person with Ebola tested negative for the virus.

# guinea - Friday 13 November, 2015

This beautiful shot is our image of the day
# Baby Nubia
# Baby Nubia

This beautiful shot is our image of the day

Nov 13th 2015, 3:45 PM 26,197 Views 16 Comments

Nubia is MSF’s last-known Ebola patient in Conakry, Guinea.

# guinea - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

Opinion: 'The outbreak has brought an unmatched level of fear and panic'
# EBOLA
# EBOLA

Opinion: 'The outbreak has brought an unmatched level of fear and panic'

Feb 4th 2015, 8:00 PM 22 Views 4 Comments

The Ebola response appears to finally be working. But Sierra Leone has never faced an enemy like this before – the crisis has been devastating.

# guinea - Thursday 29 January, 2015

Guinea go through at Africa Cup of Nations after Ireland-at-Italia-'90-style drawing of lots
# AFCON
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# AFCON

Guinea go through at Africa Cup of Nations after Ireland-at-Italia-'90-style drawing of lots

Jan 29th 2015, 4:40 PM 5,115 Views 3 Comments

A random draw was conducted earlier.

# guinea - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Experimental Ebola vaccines may be lifeline for African countries
# Finding A Cure
# Finding A Cure

Experimental Ebola vaccines may be lifeline for African countries

Dec 23rd 2014, 10:30 AM 6,429 Views 3 Comments

Hopes raised that the trial will “form the basis of a more potent vaccine” – there is currently no effective vaccine against the Ebola or Marburg virus.

# guinea - Friday 14 November, 2014

Will clinical trials for Ebola treatment stop its deadly spread?
# West Africa
# West Africa

Will clinical trials for Ebola treatment stop its deadly spread?

Nov 14th 2014, 11:13 AM 3,738 Views 13 Comments

Drug and blood-based trials will begin in West Africa next month.

# guinea - Tuesday 21 October, 2014

Visitors to the US from West Africa can only land at five airports
# EBOLA
# EBOLA

Visitors to the US from West Africa can only land at five airports

Oct 21st 2014, 7:55 PM 10,005 Views 16 Comments

This will allow authorities to focus their health checks.

# guinea - Monday 13 October, 2014

Liberian doctors strike to demand "danger money" for treating Ebola patients
# Strike
# Strike

Liberian doctors strike to demand "danger money" for treating Ebola patients

Oct 13th 2014, 10:21 PM 6,391 Views 7 Comments

The World Health Organisation has said Ebola ‘threatens the very survival of societies and governments in already very poor countries’.

# guinea - Wednesday 24 September, 2014

Ebola education team killed amid fears of organ harvesting
# Guinea
# Guinea

Ebola education team killed amid fears of organ harvesting

Sep 24th 2014, 9:11 PM 21,726 Views 43 Comments

The bodies were found in a septic tank of a primary school. 27 people have been arrested.

# guinea - Saturday 30 August, 2014

Ebola-hit Liberia bans sailors from disembarking
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Ebola-hit Liberia bans sailors from disembarking

Aug 30th 2014, 12:24 PM 5,567 Views 5 Comments

Meanwhile, Morocco has vowed to keep up regularly scheduled flights to Ebola-hit nations in a “solidarity” move.

# guinea - Friday 22 August, 2014

Two-year jail terms for hiding Ebola victims in Sierra Leone
# EBOLA
# EBOLA

Two-year jail terms for hiding Ebola victims in Sierra Leone

Aug 22nd 2014, 6:30 PM 12,840 Views 13 Comments

New legislation passed as WHO outlines reasons it believes the current Ebola outbreak is being underestimated.

# guinea - Thursday 21 August, 2014

Ebola: What is it? How do people become infected?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Ebola: What is it? How do people become infected?

Aug 21st 2014, 8:33 PM 25,545 Views 29 Comments

Ebola first appeared in 1976. The current outbreak has killed more than 1,300 people, with experts warning it could take six months to bring under control.

# guinea - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Second Ebola death confirmed in Nigeria as Spain plans evacuation of sick missionary
# EBOLA
# EBOLA

Second Ebola death confirmed in Nigeria as Spain plans evacuation of sick missionary

Aug 6th 2014, 12:08 PM 8,416 Views 24 Comments

Almost 900 people have died since the latest outbreak of the disease earlier this year in West Africa.

# guinea - Friday 1 August, 2014

Two Americans infected with Ebola being evacuated back to US
# EBOLA
# EBOLA

Two Americans infected with Ebola being evacuated back to US

Aug 1st 2014, 7:53 PM 17,299 Views 32 Comments

Meanwhile, West African states announce an ‘isolation zone’ sealing off the epicentre of the Ebola outbreak.

# guinea - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Ireland commits a further €144K to fight worst Ebola outbreak in history
# West Africa
# West Africa

Ireland commits a further €144K to fight worst Ebola outbreak in history

Jul 15th 2014, 11:03 AM 7,366 Views 14 Comments

The outbreak started in Guinea in early 2014 and has spread to Liberia and Sierra Leone.

# guinea - Thursday 3 July, 2014

Emergency talks look for ways to halt worst outbreak of Ebola in history
# West Africa
# West Africa

Emergency talks look for ways to halt worst outbreak of Ebola in history

Jul 3rd 2014, 6:18 PM 13,835 Views 17 Comments

A suggestion that untested vaccines should be used has attracted controversy.

# guinea - Friday 11 April, 2014

DFA updates travel advice for Irish citizens, following Ebola outbreak
# Liberia
# Liberia

DFA updates travel advice for Irish citizens, following Ebola outbreak

Apr 11th 2014, 9:58 PM 10,828 Views 5 Comments

101 deaths have been recorded to date in Guinea, and 12 in neighbouring Liberia.

# guinea - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Crowd attacks Ebola treatment centre
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Crowd attacks Ebola treatment centre

Apr 5th 2014, 1:41 PM 15,997 Views 27 Comments

The violence took place in a town in Guinea where at least 14 people have died of the deadly disease.

# guinea - Tuesday 1 April, 2014

Aid agency worker dies as Ebola outbreak spreads
# Epidemic
# Epidemic

Aid agency worker dies as Ebola outbreak spreads

Apr 1st 2014, 1:46 PM 11,965 Views 14 Comments

Meanwhile, Senegal has closed border crossings to Guinea “until further notice” in an attempt to contain the deadly virus.

# guinea - Thursday 27 March, 2014

DFA updates travel advice, as Guinea Ebola epidemic spreads
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

DFA updates travel advice, as Guinea Ebola epidemic spreads

Mar 27th 2014, 9:44 PM 14,642 Views 12 Comments

An outbreak of the virus has killed dozens of people in the West African nation’s southern forests.

# guinea - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

Funerals are spreading deadly Ebola virus, warn doctors
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Funerals are spreading deadly Ebola virus, warn doctors

Mar 26th 2014, 7:30 AM 13,708 Views 13 Comments

The outbreak of the virus has already claimed 61 lives.

# guinea - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

Ebola has now spread into Liberia, say Irish aid workers
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Ebola has now spread into Liberia, say Irish aid workers

Mar 25th 2014, 5:14 PM 9,866 Views 25 Comments

The deadly virus has already killed more than 60 people and infected many more.

# guinea - Monday 24 March, 2014

Ebola outbreak in Guinea 'could become regional epidemic'
# Epidemic
# Epidemic

Ebola outbreak in Guinea 'could become regional epidemic'

Mar 24th 2014, 11:21 AM 7,666 Views 17 Comments

Plan Ireland has warned that the virus could spread to neighbouring countries of Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone.

# guinea - Sunday 23 March, 2014

34 dead, as Ebola confirmed as source of Guinea epidemic
# Highly Contagious
# Highly Contagious

34 dead, as Ebola confirmed as source of Guinea epidemic

Mar 23rd 2014, 7:30 AM 19,639 Views 60 Comments

There’s no treatment or vaccine available for the disease — which is transmitted by contact with blood, faeces, sweat, sexual contact or unprotected handling of contaminated corpses.

# guinea - Monday 27 January, 2014

Europe to help Guinea after 5-year freeze
# West Africa
# West Africa

Europe to help Guinea after 5-year freeze

Jan 27th 2014, 2:30 PM 4,729 Views 5 Comments

€140 million has been released to support development in the west African nation.

# guinea - Friday 20 January, 2012

African Cup of Nations 2012 preview: Group D
# AFCON
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# AFCON

African Cup of Nations 2012 preview: Group D

Jan 20th 2012, 1:33 PM 446 Views 0 Comments

With the tournament kicking off tomorrow, we complete our preview with a look at Ghana, Mali, Guinea and Botswana.