African Independence Party of Guinea and Cape Verde (GW)

Type: Organization
Name: African Independence Party of Guinea and Cape Verde (GW) (African Independence Party of Guinea and Cape Verde, PAIGC, Partido Africano da Independência da Guiné e Cabo Verde)
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Guinea-Bissau: Out With the Old, in With the New?

In a one-minute video uploaded in April 2012 and shot at the military fort, which sits like a giant cork atop the centre of Bissau, one watches former president Kumba Yalá standing next to Guinea-Bissau's Army Chief, General António Injai. Surrounded ... [Published Think Africa Press - Apr 15 2014]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Fernando Vaz acknowledges defeat in Guinea Bissau’s elections

15 April 2014 The chairman of political party UPG, Fernando Vaz, acknowledged Monday, April 14, that his party had been defeated in Guinea Bissau’s presidential and legislative elections, held on Sunday, April 13.Fernando Vaz made the declarations after ... [Published A Semana Cape Verde - 6 hours ago]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

Observers give Guinea-Bissau vote clean bill of health

* ECOWAS urges international donors to restart cooperation* Last election in 2012 aborted by coup* Former finance minister is front runnerBy Bate FelixBISSAU, April 14 (Reuters) - Observers from the West African regional bloc ECOWAS on Monday said Guinea-Bissau's ... [Published TrustMedia - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Guinea-Bissau holds first presidential and parliamentary elections since 2012

BISSAU, Guinea-Bissau, April 14 (UPI) -- Guinea-Bissau held presidential and parliamentary elections on Sunday, the first such elections since a 2012 coup deposed interim President Raimundo Pereira.A BBC journalist in the capital city of Bissau reported ... [Published UPI - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Experts Hail Strong Turnout in Guinea-Bissau Elections

The people of Guinea-Bissau have voted in large numbers, election officials and analysts said Monday, as the country seeks to turn the page on years of political instability and military violence.Voters went to the polls on Sunday in the first presidential ... [Published Naharnet - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

PAIGC, PRS say G/Bissau polls smooth

Guinea Bissau’s largest political following, the African Party for the Independence of Guinea and Cape Verde (PAIGC), and the Party of Social Renovation (PRS) have described Sunday’s elections as orderly and smooth. Speaking in Bissau on Monday PRS spokesman, ... [Published StarAfrica.com - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Guinea-Bissau Holds First Poll Since Coup

By NewsfromAfricaVoters in Guinea-Bissau went to the polls on Sunday April 14 to elect a new president and parliament.  13 politicians are seeking the presidency, with 15 parties fielding candidates for parliamentary seats.Among the presidential hopefuls ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

HIGH TURNOUT, VOTE COUNY UNDERWAY

Counting operations are underway in Guinea Bissau, where voters went to the polls in presidential and legislative elections that aim to restore stability after tears of coups and political tension. The election Commission reported a turnout of 60% of ... [Published Misna - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 8 reports

Guinea-Bissau counts votes after big turnout in crucial poll

* Guinea vote sees big turnout, minor incidents* Elections for president and parliament follow 2012 coup* Vote could end years of turmoil, draw donors and investors (Adds voting counting after polls close, estimated turnout)By Bate Felix and Alberto ... [Published TrustMedia - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 2 reports

G/Bissau voting for new president, parliament

Copyright : APASome 800,000 Bissau Guineans on Sunday went to the polls to elect a new leader and 102 members of the National Assembly.Polling stations for this twin election opened at 7am local time, according to APA correspondents in some districts ... [Published StarAfrica.com - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 3 reports

Guinea Bissau: Most Voters Head for Polls for First Time

Voters in Guinea-Bissau have headed to polls to elect a president and parliament. The much-delayed election aims to draw a line under a 2012 military coup that plunged the West African nation into chaos.Nearly 800,000 people, most going to the polls for ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 2 reports

Guinea Bissau: Nation Heads to Polls Sunday

In no other African state has an election been postponed so often as in Guinea-Bissau. People have been waiting for a legitimate government since a coup in 2012. Now the long wait is over.Jose Mario Vaz, Paulo Gomes, Nuno Nabiam and Abel Incada are the ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 11 2014]

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"By participating in high numbers, they have clearly expressed their desire for the full return to constitutional order in their country" Ban's spokesman Stephane Dujarric said in a statement
"The election was conducted according to international standards and the election was peaceful, free, fair and transparent" the ECOWAS observer mission said in a statement
"I've voted for Guinea-Bissau. This is the last chance, things must change" said Augusto Francisco da Fonseca Regala, a 55-year-old architect, raising an index finger stained with purple ink to confirm he had cast his ballot...
...turning of the page in the history of the country," Leonel Pedro Biague, a construction worker in the capital, said in the days before the vote. "I'm convinced that these elections won't be like those of the past."

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Fernando Vaz acknowledges defeat in Guinea Biss... [Published A Semana Cape Verde - 6 hours ago]
Guinea-Bissau: Out With the Old, in With the New? [Published Think Africa Press - Apr 15 2014]
Guinea-Bissau holds first presidential and parl... [Published UPI - Apr 14 2014]
Guinea-Bissau: Experts hail strong turnout in G... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 14 2014]
Observers give Guinea-Bissau vote clean bill of... [Published TrustMedia - Apr 14 2014]
PAIGC, PRS say G/Bissau polls smooth [Published StarAfrica.com - Apr 14 2014]
Guinea-Bissau polls aimed at turning page on coup [Published Namibian Sun - Apr 14 2014]
Guinea-Bissau Holds First Poll Since Coup [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 14 2014]
Experts Hail Strong Turnout in Guinea-Bissau El... [Published Naharnet - Apr 14 2014]
HIGH TURNOUT, VOTE COUNY UNDERWAY [Published Misna - Apr 14 2014]
Guinea-Bissau counts votes after big turnout in... [Published TrustMedia - Apr 13 2014]
Guinea-Bissau votes amid major challenges - Africa [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 13 2014]
G/Bissau voting for new president, parliament [Published StarAfrica.com - Apr 13 2014]
Guinea-Bissau votes in watershed polls [Published The Hindu - Apr 13 2014]
Bissau Guineans in Gambia vote [Published StarAfrica.com - Apr 13 2014]
Roundup: Guinea-Bissau holds first poll since 2... [Published China.org.cn - Apr 13 2014]
Guinea-Bissau votes amid major challenges [Published Al Jazeera - Apr 13 2014]
Long lines form in Guinea-Bissau poll aimed at ... [Published TrustMedia - Apr 13 2014]
Guinea Bissau: Most Voters Head for Polls for F... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 13 2014]
Guinea-Bissau votes in landmark polls [Published Deutsche Welle - Apr 13 2014]
Guinea-Bissau vote aims to bring stability [Published Middletown Press - Apr 13 2014]
Guinea-Bissau votes in poll aimed at turning pa... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Apr 13 2014]
Guinea-Bissau votes in poll aimed at turning pa... [Published TrustMedia - Apr 13 2014]
Guinea-Bissau to vote in election aimed at new ... [Published SABC - Apr 13 2014]
Make or Mar Election [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 12 2014]
Guinea-Bissau seeks stability [Published GlobalSecurity.org - Apr 11 2014]
Guinea Bissau: Nation Heads to Polls Sunday [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 11 2014]
Voters finally go to the polls in Guinea-Bissau [Published Deutsche Welle - Apr 11 2014]
AFRICA/GUINEA BISSAU - Presidential and parliam... [Published Agenzia Fides - Apr 11 2014]
Make or Mar Election [Published Individual.com - Apr 11 2014]
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Guinea-Bissau: Experts hail strong turnout in G... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 14 2014]
Source: Agence France-PresseCountry: Guinea-Bissau 04/14/2014 19:30 GMT by Stephane Barbier BISSAU, April 14, 2014 (AFP) - Almost three-quarters of Guinea-Bissau's eligible voters turned out for watershed elections called to turn the page on years of ...
Guinea-Bissau: Back to the ballot-box - Guinea-... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 11 2014]
Source: IRINCountry: Guinea-Bissau BISSAU, 11 April 2014 (IRIN) - Guinea-Bissau observers doubt that the long-delayed post-coup presidential election set for 13 April will be sufficient to jolt the country back to stability. But there are hopes that the ...
Guinea-Bissau: Guinea-Bissau: Elections, But Th... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 08 2014]
Source: International Crisis GroupCountry: Guinea-Bissau The full briefing is available in French . OVERVIEW Two years and one day after the coup that prevented the victory of the African Party for the Independence of Guinea and Cape Verde (PAIGC) ...
Guinea-Bissau: Elections Not Enough to Bring St... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 25 2014]
Source: International Peace InstituteCountry: Guinea-Bissau It is widely accepted that elections do not make a democracy, but they are generally viewed as a key first step in that direction. As the campaign for legislative and presidential elections kicked ...
Guinea-Bissau: Success of upcoming elections cr... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 27 2014]
Source: UN Security CouncilCountry: Guinea-Bissau Security Council SC/11297 7120th Meeting (AM) Special Representative of Secretary-General Delivers Briefing as Members Also Hear from Peacebuilding, Regional Actors The success of upcoming legislative ...
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