Archivi tag: waiting

AFRICA/GUINEA – Coup: “Calm situation in Conakry; waiting for the meeting between the coup leaders and the deposed ministers”

Conakry – “The situation is calm in Conakry. Traffic in the city is normal and people have gone to work like every day”, Church from the capital of Guinea sources told Fides, where yesterday, Sunday, September 5, a military coup deposed President Alpha Condé. “At the news of the President‘s deposition, there were scenes of… Leggi tutto »

AFRICA/ZAMBIA – Waiting for the election result: Jesuits ask election winners to give priority to the poor

Lusaka – The official results of the presidential elections in Zambia, which took place on August 12th, are expected on Sunday, August 15th. The election was overshadowed by clashes in which two people were killed.Sixteen candidates stood for the election, but the real challenge is between outgoing President Edgar Lungu and entrepreneur Hakainde Hichilema, who… Leggi tutto »