Guinea-Bissau: UN warns of political crisis

“The more that State institutions and the main political actors remain divided, the more the current political situation will become more complex, delaying the implementation of critical reforms,” Miguel Trovoada, the Secretary-General’s Special Representative and Head of the UN Integrated Peacebuilding Office in Guinea-Bissau (UNIOGBIS) told the United Nations Security…

Guinea-Bissau’s president dissolved government

Guinea-Bissau’s president took the decision to dissolve the government after an argument with the country’s premier. President Jose Mario Vaz dismissed the government late Wednesday night amidst a split with the prime minister Domingos Simoes Pereira, according to a statement released by state media. The two men are said to…