Guinea's Bribery Saga Reaches New Peaks
[Global Witness] Lurid bribery revelations led the government of Guinea to confiscate world-beating iron ore reserves from junior mining company BSG Resources in 2014. So when bitter rival Rio Tinto, owner of a neighbouring concession, detonated a scandal over its own secretive payments, BSGR boss Beny Steinmetz was cock-a-hoop.
Traumatised Baby Chimps Find Love in Guinea Sanctuary
[RFI] The Chimpanzee Conservation Centre in Guinea is a sanctuary for orphaned chimps rescued from poachers, sometimes in the most tragic circumstances. Years are spent to help them overcome the psychological trauma of violent separation from their mothers. Some of them never do. The stronger ones are released in the wild after at least 10 years of care.
President Sirleaf Acknowledges MRU Achievements Amid Ebola
[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has acknowledged gains made by Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone on the economic front prior to the Ebola outbreak that hit Southern Guinea and later spread to Liberia and Sierra Leon.