Featured stories about Guinea-Bissau
"African Voices of Hope and Change," gives you an intimate perspective into the stories and people of Africa's Sub-Saharan region, through our best English-language posts from 2012 - a perfect gift to salute the new year.
- Guinean Journalist Mysteriously Disappears in Angola 21 December 2012
- Guinea-Bissau: Citizen Frustration and Defiance in Face of Turmoil 4 November 2012
- Guinea-Bissau: Women, Citizenship and “Mandjuandades” 27 August 2012
- Guinea-Bissau: Coup d'Etat and the Angolan Military Mission 13 April 2012
Latest stories about Guinea-Bissau
16 October 2013
Youth collective Movement of Citizen Action was created last year to channel indignation in Guinea-Bissau.
14 October 2013
In a country isolated by coups d'etat, political tensions and economic imbalances, what are the future alternatives for the people of Guinea-Bissau?
15 April 2013
A drug and arms trafficking scheme in Guinea Bissau appears to go straight to the top. On the eve of the first anniversary of a military coup in Guinea Bissau...
25 March 2013
A raging fire that broke out in Dakar, Senegal in a crowded Islamic school room where students were sleeping killed at least nine children on the night of Sunday 3...
7 February 2013
As the world's attention is focused on another part of West Africa, the citizens of Guinea-Bissau struggle to bring a worsening human rights situation to regional and international attention. Guinean...
11 January 2013
The political chaos in which Guinea Bissau finds itself embroiled - and more so since the April 2012 coup d'etat - may be a little closer to finding a resolution...
31 March 2012
In this article, we make a secular journey across three continents with 'Kilombos', a documentary released in March in Portugal, which "transports us through the oral history of the African...
30 March 2012
Claims of widespread fraud during the presidential elections in Guinea Bissau, on 18 March, allows for the possibility that the April ballot will take place with a single candidate –...
11 January 2012
After being hospitalized for almost three months, the President of Guinea-Bissau, Malam Bacai Sanhá, passed away in Paris on Monday, January 9. He was 64 years and died of diabetes,...
31 December 2011
2011 has been another year in which bloggers and activists from a number of Portuguese-speaking countries have come together to report, translate and promote blogs and citizen media from all...