Source: Agenzia Fides – MIL OSI
Headline: AFRICA/GUINEA – Tense presidential election results
Conakry – The results of the first round of the presidential election on October 18th is expected, in an atmosphere of tension. The two main candidates are outgoing President Alpha Condé, and Cellou Dalein Diallo. The latter accuses the outgoing Head of State of seeking a “lifelong presidency”. If none of the candidates is elected by a majority in the first round, the second round will take place on November 24th.