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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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Condé drives a hard bargain

Beyond the bonhomie and the stream of foreign dignitaries trooping to see President Alpha Condé in Conakry, evidence is emerging of grand corruption in public works and mining contracts under the previous, military regimes (AC Vol 52 No 8, Tough questions for Condé and George Soros offers some tips)...


Not so golden jubilee

Missing Moammar Four African Presidents attended the celebrations – Liberia’s Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Guinea’s new President, Alpha Condé, President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guinea and Senegal’s Abdoulaye Wade – along with African Union Commission President Jean Ping...


Tough questions for Condé

President Alpha Condé averted the risk of opposition leader Cellou Dalein Diallo receiving a massive welcome on his return to Conakry on 3 April by the simple expedient of banning demonstrations...


George Soros offers some tips

President Alpha Condé has invited the United States billionaire financier and philanthropist George Soros to advise on a new mining code which, the President says, will facilitate ‘the struggle against bribes and corruption in the country’...


Brazil’s natural allies

Rio contests the transfer of the licences and may launch a legal action to get them back, calculating that it may have a better chance of success under the new elected government led by President Alpha Condé...


Alpha Condé

President Alpha Condé triggered worries when he ordered a review of contracts signed by the military junta that preceded his government...


Betting on Boffa

President Alpha Condé’s new government has been investigating the capacity of one of China’s large state-owned construction companies during the last few months...


Pulling away CIF’s welcome mat

Guinean President Alpha Condé has removed the most attractive clauses of China International Fund’s joint venture agreement with the former military junta of Captain Moussa Dadis Camara...


Doors open, doors close

In early June, Guinea’s President Alpha Condé set the tone for more tense negotiations with mining investors when he declared that Chinese-style mines-for-infrastructure deals are unacceptable...


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