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Col. Mamady Doumbouya to lead Guinea transition after ousting Conde

  Document outlines missions and duties of transitional government to steer country back to civilian rule – but does not clarify how long transition will last.   Guinea’s military government has unveiled a “transitional charter” that it says will steer the country back to civilian rule. The document, read out on national television late on Monday, set down a series of tasks, including the drafting of a new constitution and holding “free, democratic and transparent” elections – although it does not clarify how long the transition will last. KEEP READING…

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Artists & Reviews 

Liberia Must Keep Its Borders Closed!

E D I T O R I A L News this week that the Liberian government was lifting the curfew it imposed in the wake of the Ebola outbreak must be welcomed, but not so fast that it is lifting the border closure with Liberia’s neighbors of Guinea, and Sierra Leone! This is bad policy and it is serious, and especially press reports that the borders are poorly manned! Liberia once the hotbed of the crisis has scored an enormous victory against ebola, although not wholly as few cases in…

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