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Alpha Condé

Date of Birth: 4 March 1938
Place of Birth: Boké, French Guinea (Guinea)


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The Axis fights back

It was no coincidence that the Front nationale pour la défense de la constitution chose 5 September the day of the first anniversary of the coup that toppled President Alpha Condé to stage another demonstration against the military junta of Lieutenant-Colonel Mamady Doumbouya...


Honeymoon over as junta extends rule

The FNDC - which organised street protests against deposed President Alpha Condé after he changed the constitution to stand for a third term – says that the junta is acting in violation of its own Transitional Charter the road map for the return to democratic rule...

Most prominent among them are three minsters who have been in prison since early April: Ibrahim Kassory Fofana the last Prime Minister under ousted President Alpha Condé; former Defence Minister Mohamed Diané whose row with Colonel Mamady Doumbouya constituted the genesis of the 5 September coup (AC Vol 62 No 18 Sidelined legionnaire grabs the reins); and former Environment Minister Oyé Guilavogui...


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SPECIAL REPORT: How Vincent Bolloré came to dominate business in Togo – using money, media and merchandise

They are accused of helping Presidents Faure Gnassingbé of Togo and Alpha Condé of Guinea in their election campaigns in 2010 in return for special favours in their country's major ports...

This is documented in evidence from the French prosecutor's investigation of Bolloré's alleged bribery of Faure in 2010 and the Guinean President Alpha Condé...

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Mines ministry contenders

One month into the coup that removed President Alpha Condé from power Guinea's new military leader Colonel Mamady Doumbouya is keeping everyone guessing as to how a new government will look...


Doublethink in Ecowas

Two coups in Mali in less than 10 months a failed putsch on the eve of the inauguration of Niger's President in April and now the overthrow of Alpha Condé in Guinea (AC Vol 62 No 18 Sidelined legionnaire grabs the reins)...


Junta opens transition talks

With President Alpha Condé detained and reportedly willing to die rather than resign the CNRD has started talking to opposition leaders including former prime ministers Cellou Dalein Diallo and Sidya Touré...

HOW GEOPOLITICS PLAYS OUT IN GUINEA'S MINES China's condemnation of the coup in Guinea and demands for Alpha Condé's release breaks with its usual reluctance to speak out on internal politics and its declared policy of non-interference...


Sidelined legionnaire grabs the reins

A decade after being sworn into office by judges in vermilion and ermine President Alpha Condé of Guinea became the prisoner of an elite military unit that stormed the presidential palace in the small hours of 5 September...

The junta has offered to free former President Alpha Condé if he makes a public resignation speech...

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