Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Decree: Guinea-Bissau's Vaz Names Aristides Gomes as New PM

Guinea-Bissau's President Jose Mario Vaz appointed veteran politician Aristides Gomes as prime minister on Monday, according to a decree read on state-owned media, in an attempt to end a prolonged political crisis. The nomination followed a weekend summit of ECOWAS leaders during which Vaz agreed to honor a 2016 deal brokered by the West African bloc that sought to end more than two years of political turmoil in the tiny, former Portuguese colony. Vaz has been embroiled in a bitter...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter