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Guinea

President Alpha Condé

Date of Birth: 04/03/1938
Place of Birth: Boké, French Guinea (Guinea)


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The strike that shook Conté

Alpha Condé leader of the Rassemblement du Peuple de Guinée (RPG) would probably win a free election...

With support from opposition parties such as Sidya Touré's UFR Mamadou Bâ's Union des Forces Démocratiques de Guinée (UFDG) and the more cautious Alpha Condé's RPG in all the big towns the strike rapidly began to look like an uprising...

Speaking for Alpha Condé Boubacar Ditinn Diallo acknowledged that the strike was political...


Oil and oligarchs

Security men hammered opposition groups such as the Front Républicain pour l'Alternance Démocratique (FRAD) alliance and Alpha Condé's Rassemblement du Peuple de Guinée (RPG)...


Vultures gather

Opposition leaders such as Sidya Touré of the Union des Forces Républicaines (UFR) and Alpha Condé of the Rassemblement du Peuple de Guinée (RPG) went overseas after repeated detention and harassment...

Alpha Condé also talks of going home...


Warlord on the loose

Conakry has several times claimed that Taylor was working with Guinean opposition leader Alpha Condé...


Whodunit?

The attack on Conté came a few days after the arrest and provisional release of Antoine Gbokolo Soromou an ally of opposition leader Alpha Condé...


Plot news

The former Directeur de Cabinet of Ivorian ex-Premier-turned-opposition-leader Alassane Dramane Ouattara Touré represents at 59 a younger generation than President Lansana Conté and his veteran opponents Alpha Condé (66) and Bâ (71)...


No change there, then

No contest The leading opposition parties ­ such as Alpha Condé's Rassemblement du Peuple de Guinée (RPG) Siradiou Diallo's Union pour le Progrès et le Renouveau (UPR) Bâ Mamadou's Union des Forces Démocratiques de Guinée (UFDG) Doré's UPG and Touré's UFR ­ all decided to boycott the vote so as not to appear to endorse what they say will be a parody of elections...


Up for grabs

The Front Républicain pour l'Alternance Démocratique (FRAD) a five-party alliance including Alpha Condé's Rassemblement du Peuple de Guinée (RPG) says it will support a one-year military transition for electoral preparations...

Alpha Condé has substantial support among the Malinké but his backing of President Laurent Gbagbo despite attacks on Guineans in Côte d'Ivoire has created a rebellion within RPG ranks...


Out for the Conté

One FRAD party is the Rassemblement du Peuple de Guinée whose leader Alpha Condé didn't tell the other parties before declaring himself a presidential candidate in November...


From crisis to crisis

The President of the opposition Rassemblement du Peuple de Guinée Alpha Condé has already declared his candidacy but the other main opposition party the Union pour le Progrès et le Renouveau is weakened by tension between its two leading members Bâ Mamadou and Siradiou Diallo...


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