Gulf Times - Guinea-Bissau
Guinea-Bissau presidential candidate Embalo claims victory, opponent says wait

Guinea-Bissau presidential candidate Embalo claims victory, opponent says wait

Former army general and ex-Prime Minister Umaro Cissoko Embalo said on Monday he was on course to win Guinea Bissau's presidential election and his opponent urged the nation to await official results.

Guinea-Bissau votes on new president to break political deadlock

Guinea-Bissau votes on new president to break political deadlock

Polls opened on Sunday in Guinea-Bissau's presidential election, which it is hoped will solve a leadership crisis in the coup-prone and impoverished West African country.

19 line up for Guinea-Bissau presidential vote

19 line up for Guinea-Bissau presidential vote

Nineteen candidates, including incumbent Jose Mario Vaz, have filed applications to contest upcoming presidential elections in the crisis-ridden West African state of Guinea-Bissau ...

60 migrants feared drowned in Guinea-Bissau capsize

60 migrants feared drowned in Guinea-Bissau capsize

A small boat carrying migrants has capsized off Guinea-Bissau, a port official said, adding that the vessel may have had more than 60 people on board when it set off.