CONAKRY-In Guinea, "the implementation of the 24-month transition schedule begins immediately and not at a later date," said the heads of state of the Economic Community of West African States ( ECOWAS), at the end of the Abuja Summit.
Sissoco Embalo and his peers have therefore approved the two-year timeline, while making a small clarification that puts an end to a "false suspense" that has been going on since the signing of the agreement on the duration of the transition.
The lifting of sanctions...
The leaders of ECOWAS have instructed the President of the Commission Omar Alieu Touray to propose to the President of the Conference of Heads of State (Umaro Sissoco Embalo, editor's note) the gradual lifting of the economic and financial sanctions imposed on the authorities of Guinean transition.
And, we thank the Heads of State of ECOWAS for that", exults our source Dialogue The Heads of State and Government of ECOWAS have said that the dialogue must continue and that it be inclusive.
Because many were saying that we had to go back and that the chronogram begins on September 22 (…), but we cannot adopt a program and say that it has already been carried out.
If we take it immediately, as indicated in the press release released today, that means that the chronogram starts today.
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