05 Jul 2022

Guinea halts Simandou iron ore project, seeks new partners

All work related to the Simandou iron ore project was ordered to be stopped by Guinea’s mines minister on July 3. The project was halted due to the two companies involved failed to meet a deadline to agree on a joint venture. The companies showed a lack of willingness to

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10 Aug 2021

Guinea confirms West Africa’s first case of rare, Ebola-like Marburg virus disease

The World Health Organization (WHO) reported yesterday that a patient in Guinea with a highly infectious Marburg virus disease has passed away. This marks the first case of the Ebola-like virus in West Africa. Samples of the virus were taken from the patient, who was treated in Gueckedou. The disease

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