Guinean radio station owner and his presenter face prosecution for interview with government critic

Recent articles in Guinea

Guinean journalists demand the release of one of their colleagues and condemn journalists' arrests, in Conakry, 2 April 2019, CELLOU BINANI/AFP via Getty Images

Continued detention of Guinean journalist Amadou Diouldé Diallo illegal

With Guinea having decriminalised press offences, the continued detention of journalist Amadou Diouldé Diallo – who is accused of insulting President Alpha Condé – is a violation of the media law, say his lawyers.

Guinea's Sports Minister at the time (L) and the then football federation president (R) in a stadium in Conakry, Guinea, during the visit of a Cameroonian football star, 23 February 2013, CELLOU BINANI/AFP via Getty Images

Sports journalist sentenced to 6 months for defaming football head in Guinea

Sports journalist Ibrahima Sadio Bah has been sentenced to 6 months in prison, even though Guinea decriminalised defamation in 2010.

Opposition crushed ahead of Condé’s inauguration

The inauguration of Alpha Condé for his controversial third term as president for Guinea is being held against the backdrop of a violent crackdown on opposition leaders and supporters.