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  1. Portuguese import Djalo could help Earthquakes offenseRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Inside Bay Area

    ... decision." Djalo, 27, talked Friday through an interpreter about growing up in the tiny West African nation of Guinea-Bissau, emigrating to Portugal and becoming a celebrity in his adopted homeland. His former wife Abreu is a popular singer, actress ...

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  2. Voters Turn Out En Masse in Guinea-Bissau's First Post-Coup ElectionsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Global Voices Online

    ... de Barros (debarros2013) on Instagram Exactly two years and one day after a military coup d'etat interrupted Guinea-Bissau's 2012 presidential elections, Guineans cast their vote to democratically elect their political representatives. More than 80 ...

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  3. Polio hits Equatorial Guinea, threatens Central AfricaRead the original story

    Thursday | Crofs Blogs

    Via NPR's Shots blog: Polio Hits Equatorial Guinea, Threatens Central Africa . This is not Guinea-Conakry or Guinea-Bissau; it's south of Nigeria and Cameroon.

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  4. San Jose Earthquakes acquire Yannick Djalo of Benfica-PortugalRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... differences, but there's definitely some space to be found on the field." The Quakes consider Djalo, born in Guinea-Bissau, a country in West Africa, to be a change agent on a squad that lacked versatility up front at times in 2013. "Very excited," ...

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  5. UTC Founder Ayabatwa: Rwanda Government's Seizure of UTC Now FinalRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2014 | MBendi

    ... Republic of The Congo; Djibouti; Egypt; Equatorial Guinea; Eritrea; Ethiopia; Gabon; Gambia; Ghana; Guinea; Guinea-Bissau; Kenya; Lesotho; Liberia; Libya; Madagascar; Malawi; Mali; Mauritania; Mauritius; Mayotte; Mozambique; Namibia; Niger; Nigeria; ...

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  6. Colombian drugs behind Guinea-Bissau murders?Read the original story

    Mar 4, 2009 | The Miami Herald

    The murder of the president and the Army chief on Monday raises questions about the nature of the instability in the African nation.

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  7. Guinea Bissau: Nation Prepares for Presidential Run-OffRead the original story

    Thursday | AllAfrica.com

    Guinea-Bissau is headed to a presidential run-off election next month that will pit the candidate of the ex-ruling party against an independent seen as having strong support in the military.

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  8. Guinea-Bissau Prepares for Presidential Run-OffRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Voice of America

    - Guinea-Bissau is headed to a presidential run-off election next month that will pit the candidate of the ex-ruling party against an independent seen as having strong support in the military. Electoral Commission President Augusto Mendes announced ...

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  9. G-Bissau presidential vote to head to run-offRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News24

    ... African continent. An election official shows a ballot during ballot counting at a polling station in Bissau, Guinea-Bissau during national elections. (Seyllou, AFP) Bissau - A former finance minister from Guinea-Bissau's dominant party and a ...

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  10. Guinea-Bissau run-off to pick leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ghanamma.com

    No candidate has secured an outright victory in Sunday's presidential election in Guinea-Bissau, the electoral commission has said.

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  11. It's Vaz versus Nabiam in run-off voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Iol.co.za

    Jose Mario Vaz, Guinea-Bissau's former finance minister, will face Nuno Gomes Nabiam, a candidate seen closest to the army, in a May 18 presidential run-off due to complete the country's return to civilian rule.

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  12. No clear winner in Guinea-Bissau's pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | In-depth Africa

    Guinea-Bissau's presidential election will go to a second round between the main party's candidate and the army-backed hopeful, the election commission said Wednesday, after no one secured a majority in the crunch poll.

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  13. Photos: Ebola outbreak in West AfricaRead the original story

    Wednesday | CNN

    A Guinea-Bissau customs official watches arrivals from Conakry, the capital of Guinea, on Tuesday, April 8. Conakry is being ravaged by an Ebola virus epidemic, and Guinea-Bissau officials are concerned about a possible case inside their borders.

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  14. Guinea-Bissau run-off vote pits ex-finmin Vaz against NabiamRead the original story

    Wednesday | AlertNet

    Jose Mario Vaz, Guinea-Bissau's former finance minister, will face Nuno Gomes Nabiam, a candidate seen closest to the army, in a May 18 presidential run-off due to complete the country's return to civilian rule.

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  15. Guinea-Bissau presidential vote to head to runoffRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | The New Zealand Herald

    A former finance minister from Guinea-Bissau's dominant party and a bureaucrat with the backing of the military will face each other in a presidential election runoff, the election commission announced Wednesday.

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  16. Ex-finmin Vaz to face Nabiam in Guinea-Bissau presidential run-offRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | AlertNet

    Guinea-Bissau's former finance minister, Jose Mario Vaz, will face Nuno Gomes Nabiam, an independent candidate, in a May 18 presidential run-off after no candidate secured a majority in the first round, the election commission said.

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  17. Guinea-Bissau to hold presidential run-offRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Al Jazeera

    Jose Mario Vaz and Nuno Gomes Nabiam will compete in second round to become the country's next president on May 18. Guinea-Bissau will hold a second round in its presidential election after no candidate secured a majority in the first, according to the country's election commission.

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  18. Vivo Energy And MTN Sign Pan-African Partnership AgreementRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Ghanamma.com

    Accra, 16th April 2014 - Today, Vivo Energy, the company that distributes and markets Shell branded products in 16 African markets, and MTN announced a pan-African agreement to expand both companies' footprint in providing services to their growing customer base.

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  19. Ghana Assumes ECOWAS Chair At UNRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Ghanamma.com

    Ghana's Permanent Ambassador to the United Nations, Ken Kanda has assumed chairmanship of the ECOWAS group at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.

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  20. Gupta: Inside an Ebola isolation wardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | CNN

    ... infected with one of the most deadly pathogens in the world. Ebola has no treatment, no vaccine and no cure. A Guinea-Bissau customs official watches arrivals from Conakry, the capital of Guinea, on Tuesday, April 8. Conakry is being ravaged by an ...

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