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Guinea out of Under-20 World Cup.

Guinea are knocked out of the Under-20 World Cup following a 5-0 thrashing by Argentina in their final Group A match in South Korea.

- BBC - UK

Diana Shipping wins $4.7m time charters for two bulkers.

Deals for kamsarmax and a panamax come amid signs of dry bulk market recovery

- LloydsList - UK

Horse racing betting tips: Rehana can cap fine weekend in Irish Guineas.

AIDAN O’Brien pulled off the English 2000 and 1000 Guineas double at Newmarket earlier this month and the bookmakers think he will do the same thing at the Curragh this weekend. Churchill was a very impressive winner of the colt’s Classic. He has won his last six and Ballydoyle will be hoping he can be their ...

- City AM - UK

Equatorial Guinea Joins OPEC.

Equatorial Guinea has become the 14th member of OPEC on the day the cartel announced a nine-month extension of its November 2016 crude oil production cut. The addition, as reported to Reuters by a source from Guinea's oil ministry, makes the country the sixth oil producer in Africa to join the organization. Equatorial ...

- OilPrice.com - US

Nigeria-Cameroon joint efforts to fight piracy.

Cameroon and Nigeria have intensified efforts to fight piracy and banditry along the Gulf of Guinea. And as a result of these joint operations, the number of hijackings have drastically fallen down.

- Deutsche Welle - DE

Epsom Derby Festival: O’Brien confident Rhododendron can bloom in Oaks.

IRISH trainer Aidan O’Brien is a firm believer in flower power after confirming it’s also systems go for Rhododendron in the Oaks. The daughter of Galileo was last seen back in May when finishing second behind Ballydoyle stablemate Winter in the 1,000 Guineas. But O’Brien, speaking via phone, revealed she ...

- City AM - UK

Korea to Move on to Round of 16 in U-20 World Cup.

Korea will move on to the round of 16 in the FIFA U-20 World Cup in Korea after winning its first two matches.Korea beat Argentina 2-1 in its second group match held in Jeonju, North Jeolla Province on Tuesday. It had beat Guinea 2-0 in the opening match on Sunday.With six points, Korea is in the to...

- The Chosun Ilbo - KR

Cameroon, Nigeria Collaborate Against Piracy.

The Gulf of Guinea remains a global hot spot for piracy, with reported attacks concentrated off the coast of Nigeria. Regional naval coordination has been a challenge, as the gulf touches 17 countries along West and Central Africa. Cameroon and Nigeria, however, are now reporting some success. Nigerian navy officials ...

- Voice of America - US

Korea to Move on to Round of 16 in U-20 World Cup.

Korea will move on to the round of 16 in the FIFA U-20 World Cup in Korea after winning its first two matches. Korea beat Argentina 2-1 in its second group match held in Jeonju, North Jeolla Province on Tuesday. It had beat Guinea 2-0 in the opening match on Sunday. With six points, Korea is in the...

- The Chosun Ilbo - KR

AP Exclusive: UN health agency slammed for high travel costs.

LONDON " Dr. Margaret Chan, director-general of the World Health Organization, traveled to Guinea earlier this month to join the country's president in celebrating the world's first Ebola vaccine.After praising health workers...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Gambian authorities seize ex-president Jammeh's bank accounts.

Gambian authorities have seized assets including 86 bank accounts and 131 properties linked to former president Yahya Jammeh, an official said, as an investigation into the veteran ruler's wealth gathers pace. The new government has accused Jammeh of massive fraud including siphoning off public money during his 22-year rule ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Gambian authorities seize ex-president Jammeh's bank accounts

Gambian authorities have seized assets including 86 bank accounts and 131 properties linked to former president Yahya Jammeh, an official said on Monday, as an investigation into the veteran ruler's wealth gathers pace. The new government has accused Jammeh of massive fraud including siphoning off public money during his ...

- Yahoo! News - US

Gambia's Exiled President Accused of Massive Public Theft

Gambia's government used a court order Monday to seize assets belonging to exiled former President Yahya Jammeh. They include nearly 90 bank accounts and 14 companies linked to Jammeh. Justice Minister Abubacarr Tambadou says Jammeh stole $50 million in public funds before fleeing Gambia for Equatorial Guinea in ...

- Voice of America - US

Avocet completes first closing on Tri-K project

West Africa-focused Avocet Mining completed the first closing of its Guinea-based Tri-K project. The company received a Presidential decree this month, formalising a mining convention for the project, paving the way for a partial sale to Morocco-based Managem.

- Mining Weekly - ZA

Mali, Niger book U-17 World Cup berths

Mali and Niger have qualified for the FIFA Under-17 World Cup, to be hosted by India from October 6-28. Their qualification also completed the line-up of 24 teams in the tournament and came following their victories in the final group matches of CAF U-17 Africa Cup of Nations.Mali and Niger have joined Ghana and Guinea, who ...

- Deccan Herald - IN

Gambia accuses former president Jammeh of stealing $50m

Yahya Jammeh stole the money from state coffers before leaving for exile in Equatorial Guinea, justice minister says.

- Al Jazeera - QA

Korea off to Auspicious Start in U-20 World Cup

Korea beat Guinea 3-0 in the opening match of the FIFA U-20 World Cup in Jeonju, North Jeolla Province on Sunday. The biennial international youth football championship will run until June 11.Lee Seung-woo opened the scoring in the 36th minute, dribbling past two defenders and finding the net with a...

- The Chosun Ilbo - KR

Korea Off to Auspicious Start in U-20 World Cup

Korea beat Guinea 3-0 in the opening match of the FIFA U-20 World Cup in Jeonju, North Jeolla Province on Sunday. The biennial international youth football championship will run until June 11. Lee Seung-woo opened the scoring in the 36th minute, dribbling past two defenders and finding the net with...

- The Chosun Ilbo - KR

Australian police: Teen from Guinea held captive and raped

SYDNEY " A teenage girl from West Africa told police she was flown to Australia by a man who held her against her will in a house where she was sexually assaulted by several men, police said Friday.The 17-year-old, from Guinea,...

- The New Zealand Herald - NZ

Guinea teenager allegedly held as sex slave in Australia

The 17-year-old girl had arrived from West Africa after being offered work as a cleaner, police say.

- BBC - UK

Célébration en Guinée du succès du vaccin anti-Ebola

Source: World Health Organization Country: Guinea L'essai de vaccination en anneau, mené par l'OMS en Guinée en 2016, montre que le premier vaccin au monde contre le virus Ebola confère une protection substantielle.«Le monde est bien mieux préparé s'il devait y avoir une nouvelle flambée d'Ebola», a déclaré ...

- ReliefWeb - INT

Equatorial Guinea: Free Human Rights Defenders

– Equatorial Guinean authorities should immediately release two men who head the country's leading human rights organization, seven human rights and transparency organizations said. The police detained Enrique Asumu and Alfredo Okenve, who head the Center for Development Studies and Initiatives , on April 17, 2017, and ...

- Human Rights Watch - US

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