Guinea Coup :

“ECOWAS notes with great concern the recent political developments which have occurred in Conakry, capital of the Republic of Guinea. ECOWAS condemns unreservedly the attempted coup of Sunday, September 5, 2021.

ECOWAS demands respect for the physical safety of the President of the Republic, Professor Alpha Condé, and his immediate and unconditional release, as well as that of all arrested persons. ECOWAS also demands a return to constitutional order on pain of sanctions.

ECOWAS reaffirms its objection to any unconstitutional political change. We ask the Guinean defense and security forces to remain in a constitutional posture and express our solidarity with the Guinean people and their Government.

Done in Accra, Sunday, September 5, 2021

H.E.M. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo President of the Republic of Ghana and current Chairperson of the ECOWAS Authority”

President Nana Akuffo Addo – Guinea Coup.

President of Ghana / the current chairman of ECOWAS Authority – H.E.M. Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo made the above statement today, Sunday, 5th September 2021, hours after the world went into shock following the seizure of power of the Guinean government by Millitary men of the Guinean special forces led by Lieutenant-Colonel Mamady Doumbouya in Conakry.

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We have decided after having taken the president (Alpha Conde), who is currently with us (…) to dissolve the current constitution, to dissolve the institutions; we have also decided to dissolve the government and the closure of land and air borders,” said one of the uniformed and armed coup plotters in the statement made on national television, which has also been widely circulated on social networks.

Guinea coup

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