Although I never actually made it to Guinea, the fact that I spent 3 months thinking I was going there has instilled in me an interest in the country.
Unfortunately, the strikes in January and related violence have clearly not resolved the discontent in the country. The BBC is reporting on it. Here is today’s article: Guinea soldiers riot over talks
In the meantime, let’s hope that Togo remains relatively stable. Elections have been promised for 2007, so let’s hope for free and fair elections.