As Guinea counts March 22 ballots, govt puts official death toll at 6

As vote counting continues after last Sunday's heated vote, the Guinean government has given a death toll from the legislative and referendum vote which was marred in parts of the country by violent scenes between opposition elements and police.

The Minister of Security and Civil Protection, Albert Damantag Camara told the press on Monday that the official death toll was six. A figure that is four less than what opposition coalition FNDC published.

Sunday's referendum had been postponed from M…

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