List of presidents of Guinea

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President of the
Republic of Guinea
Président de la République de Guinée
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Incumbent
Alpha Condé

since 21 December 2010
ResidencePresidential Palace, Conakry
Term length5 years
renewable once
Formation2 October 1958
Salary22,390 USD annually[1]
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The following is a list of presidents of Guinea, since the country gained independence from France in 1958 (after rejecting to join the French Community in a constitutional referendum).

List[edit]

Key[edit]

Political parties
Other factions
Symbols
  • § Elected unopposed
  • † Died in office

Officeholders[edit]

No. Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Term of office Political party Election
Took office Left office Time in office
1
Ahmed Sékou Touré
Ahmed Sékou Touré
(1922–1984)
2 October 195826 March 1984 †25 years, 176 daysPDG-RDA1961[§]
1968[§]
1974[§]
1982[§]
Louis Lansana Beavogui
Louis Lansana Beavogui
(1923–1984)
Acting
26 March 19843 April 1984[a]8 daysPDG-RDA
2
Lansana Conté
Lansana Conté
(1934–2008)
[b]
3 April 198422 December 2008 †24 years, 263 daysPUP1993
1998
2003
3
Moussa Dadis Camara
Moussa Dadis Camara
(born 1964)
[c]
24 December 2008[d]3 December 2009[e]344 daysMilitary
Sékouba Konaté
Sékouba Konaté
(born 1966)
Acting
[c]
3 December 200921 December 20101 year, 18 daysMilitary
4
Alpha Condé
Alpha Condé
(born 1938)
21 December 2010Incumbent9 years, 97 daysRPG2010
2015

Latest election[edit]

Candidate Party Votes %
Alpha Condé Rally of the Guinean People 2,285,827 57.85
Cellou Dalein Diallo Union of Democratic Forces of Guinea 1,242,362 31.44
Sidya Touré Union of Republican Forces 237,549 6.01
Faya Lansana Millimouno Liberal Bloc 54,718 1.38
El Hadj Papa Koly Kourouma Generations for Reconciliation, Union, and Prosperity 51,750 1.31
Lansana Kouyaté National Party for Hope and Development 45,962 1.16
Georges Gandhi Faraguet Tounkara Guinean Union for Democracy and Development 19,840 0.50
Marie Madeilein Dioubaté Guinea Ecologists Party 13,214 0.33
Invalid/blank votes 179,804
Total 4,131,026 100
Registered voters/turnout 6,042,634 68.36
Source: CENI (98.2% of polling stations reporting)

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Deposed in the 1984 coup d'état.
  2. ^ Styled as Chairman of the Military Committee of National Restoration until 5 April 1984.
  3. ^ a b Styled as Chairman of the National Council for Democracy and Development.
  4. ^ Took office in the 2008 coup d'état.
  5. ^ Incapacitated after an assassination attempt.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The highest and lowest paid African presidents - Business Daily". Business Daily.

External links[edit]

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