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Vol 46 No 13

Published 24th June 2005

Guinea Bissau

Yala the spoiler

In the second round of the presidential elections due on 17 or 24 July, Malam Bacai Sanha of the ruling Partido Africano da Independência de Guiné e Cabo Verde (PAIGC), who won the first round of voting on 19 June with 158,000 votes, is set to battle independent candidate and ex-army General João Bernardo 'Nino' Vieira, who won 129,000.

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