The English term Guinea comes directly from the Portuguese wordGuinÃ©, which emerged in the mid-15th century to refer to the landsinhabited by the Guineus, a generic term for the black Africanpeoples south of the Senegal River (as opposed to the 'tawny'Zenaga Berbers, north of it, whom they called...
"The map of Guinea" in French is "La carte de la Guinee".
The people of Guinea eat Jollof rice, FooFoo. Cassava leaf sauce,Sweet potato leaf sauce, ground nut sauce (peanut). sweet potatoes,palm wine, ginger drink, jus debissap (sugar water and hibiscustea).
Latitude : N 9Â° 37' 49.9501", Longitude : W 13Â° 35'9.2531"
Staple foods in Equatorial Guinea are bananas, rice, yams, fruit ingeneral, and cassava root. People's diets are primarily plantbased, though chicken and duck are often served at specialoccasions. For beverages, palm wine and malamba, an alcoholic drink made fromfermented sugarcane, are popular....
Guinea is within the African continent, not to be confused with NewGuinea which is within the Australian continent.
Guinea declared its independence from France on October 2nd 1958.
Please check your coin. The last British Guinea or any of the fractional Guinea coins wasissued in 1813.
The first name of the president of Guinea was Ahmed SÃ©kouTourÃ© .
The Guinea (21 Shillings) was replaced in the British currency in 1817 by the Sovereign (One Pound or 20 Shillings). A British 1676 gold Guinea (KC II), circulated but still in good condition, might fetch anything from Â£500 to Â£4,500 GBP. A British 1676 gold Guinea (KC II)(with elephant...
It depends on your budget.The two nights may cost from $40-$200
There are no inland lakes in the Republic of Guinea.
SÃ©kouba KonatÃ© was the acting President of Guinea in 2010 until December 21. Alpha CondÃ© became the President on December 21 for the rest of 2010. KonatÃ© was previously vice-president but made acting president on 2009 December 3 after the assassination attempt on president Moussa...
Mamadou Sylla was the richest before 2009. Beny Steinmetzhas about $3 billion dollars.
Red symbolizes the blood spilled for the Country's Liberty. Green stands for Agriculture and Hope. Yellow represents Sun and Labor of the workers.
Alpha Conde won the Guinea Conakry presidential Election according the the Electoral Commission.
London is in country code +44 (UK), area code +44 20. (The plus sign means "insert your international access prefix here." From a GSM mobile phone, you can enter the number in full international format, starting with the plus sign. The most common prefix is 00, but North America (USA,...
Mont Nimba at 1,752 metres, is the highest mountain in Guinea.
Alpha CondÃ© was the President of Guinea in 2011. He became the President on 2010 December 21. Presidential Elections were held in 2010 on June 27 with a run-off on November 7, with CondÃ© coming out a close winner over other candidate Cellou Dalein Diallo. CondÃ© is considered the first...
There are no deserts in Guinea.
According to Wikipedia, "a coin that was minted in the Kingdom of England and later in the Kingdom of Great Britain and the United Kingdom between 1663 and 1813." OOOps! That's a guinea.
No, Papua New Guinea is in the Pacific. It is the country on the eastern half of the island of New Guinea, although it is sometimes called New Guinea for short. The western half of New Guinea is Indonesian territory. Papua New Guine and New Guinea are completely different to the country of Guinea ...
The capital of Guinea, Africa, is Conakry. Conakry. Conakry is the capital and largest city of Guinea. Conakry isthought to contain almost a quarter of the population of Guinea. Tunisia is the capital city ofTunis, a country in North Africa.
No. In fact, homosexual activity is illegal in the Republic of Guinea.
French is the official language of Guinea because this country is a former France's colony. In a lot of former France's colonies, French is spoken by the majority of people.
The Republic of Guinea (capital: Conakry) is country code +224 . Equatorial Guinea (a separate country) is country code+240. Guinea-Bissau (another separate country) is country code +245. (The plussign means "insert your international access prefix here."From a GSM mobile phone, you can...
Country code +224 (dialed as 00224 from many places) is the Republic ofGuinea , West Africa ( capital: Conakry ), not to beconfused with Guinea-Bissau, Equatorial Guinea, or Papua NewGuinea. Landline numbers begin with +224 30. Mobile numbers begin with +224 55 or +224 6. WiMAX numbers...
Telephone country codes never begin with zero. Country code +224, dialed as 00 224 from many places, is theRepublic of Guinea in Africa. Country code +24, dialed as 002 24 from many places, is anincomplete code for a country in Africa. You need one more digit. To avoid confusion, it is best to...
The Guinea (21 Shillings) was replaced in the British currency in 1817 by the Sovereign (One Pound or 20 Shillings). A British 1765 gold Guinea (KG III), circulated but still in good condition, might fetch anything from Â£330 to Â£1,200 GBP. A reputable coin dealer will be able to give a more...
If it is under three months of age it is called a cockle if it is over three months of age it is a rooster A male chicken is called a rooster. And a female is called a hen. Hope this helped!
it is famous for its music and dancing
PDF formats of local and national daily newspapers published in Guinea can be found on the website called nations online. However, due to the time it takes to process these newspapers, it may take three to four days before daily newspaper is posted on the website.
The traditional dance of Guinea is simply called African dance. This refers to the dance that uses the concept of polyrhythm as well as total body Articulation.
I am pretty sure that guineas originated in Africa, but they are pretty much everywhere. I live in North America, and mine live in my barn.
Stage 2 because the birthrate is very high and the death rateactually dropped to around 9-10 births per 1000. hope this helped
Conakry is the capital of Guinea.
The President of Guinea makes $100,000 US dollars a year.
There are four common definitions for the word guinea. 1. a former British gold coin worth 21 shillings. 2. a West African bird having dark plumage mottled with white; native to Africa but raised for food in many parts of the world. (guinea fowl) 3. (proper noun) a republic in West Africa on...
The Portuguese "discovered" almost all west Africa around the XV century although no regime was imposed (in 1450). The land was already occupied so the verb "discover" is in my opinion incorrect.
Military of Guinea was created in 1958.
Guinea has had several famous born and raised there. A few of thefamous people are Mohamed Camara, Sona Tata Conde, and Djeli MoussaDiawara.
French Guinea ended in 1958.
French Guinea was created in 1894.
New Guinea is the world's second largest island. It straddles Asia and Australia & Oceania.
Blaise Cherif is the Ambassador to the US for Guinea.
Mohamed Dorval Doumbouya is the Minister of Commerce for Guinea.
Alpha Conde is the Minister of Defense for Guinea.
Papa Koly Kourouma is the Minister of Energy for Guinea.
Dirus Diale Dore is the Minister of Information for Guinea.
Koutoubou Moustapha Sano is the Minister of International Cooperation for Guinea.
Aboubacar Sidiki Camara is the Minister of Sports for Guinea.
Picturesque French Guinea - 1915 was released on: USA: 30 August 1915
Alpha CondÃ© is the President of Guinea. He became the President on 2010 December 21. Presidential Elections were held in 2010 on June 27 with a run-off on November 7, with CondÃ© coming out a close winner over other candidate Cellou Dalein Diallo. CondÃ© is considered the first...
Guinea possesses the largest reserves of bauxite and the largestuntapped high-grade iron ore reserves in the world.
Im pretty sure one of them is soccer, because almost all countries play it. Rugby is also popular
Guinea did NOT fight anybody to gain its Independence. They were given a chance to remain a French colony or to be independent. They chose to be independent even if it meant hard time for them in diplomatics and other economic/political issues. After that they became communists for the Soviet...
A British Guinea was worth 21 Shillings or One Pound and One Shilling.
A map (of a large area) is UNE CARTE. One of a town or smaller inhabited area is UN PLAN.
West Africa. Guinea is located in Western Africa. In Western Africa.
The countries that have a coastline on the Gulf of Guinea are .
CÃ´te D'ivoire .
Equatorial Guinea .
Gabon Some also include: .
the Democratic republic of Congo
Some interesting facts are that: Guinea has the wettest capital on Earth. It gets more than 3.7 meters of rain per year.
Guinea passport can travel to Malaysia Free 30 days visa on arrival you should have pocket money minimum 1000 US$ and vaccination card,make sure you have your Guinea Conakry ID card and your return ticket to Africa. Guinea passport can travel to Singapore Free 30 days visa on arrival you should...
Bauxite (aluminum ore). Guinea also mines iron, gold, diamonds, anduranium.
Accra, Ghana is the Gulf of Guinea capital.
A guinea was a pre-decimal amount of 21 shillings and now pretty much only used when dealing in horses and horse racing. In modern british currency it equates to one pound five pence. Â£1.05
.... not sure of the genesis of "guinea" ... but I'm told "wop" was derived from Immigration officials stamping W.O.P. on papers of arriving Italians, meaning With-Out-Passport
100 Guineas is Â£105 in todays money. 1 Guinea is approximately Â£1 and 5 pence in todays currency.
Men wear loose robes over pants. Some now wear T-shirts and longpants. Women wear long dresses or loose blouses with long skirts.Men generally wear a hat and women have head wraps.
Mohamed Said Fofana is the Prime Minister of Guinea. He was appointed by President Alpha Condé on 2010 December 24. Mohamed Said Fofana is the Prime Minister for Guinea.
The British Guinea was a gold coin valued at 21 Shillings which was last minted in 1813.
\nThere are 15 deaths per 1000 people and 42 births per 1000 people.
Geography: Guinea - Place in West Africa formrly called as French guinea Zoology: Guinea fowl - Flightless bird belonging to the order same as pheasants and turkeys; monogamous; white or pearl color, grey with white spots etc. Vrieties includes - White breasted, Black, helmeted, plumed, crested and...
The Sudanese Republic and Senegal became independent of France in1960 and became the Mali Federation. A few months later Senegalwithdrew and the Mali Federation became Mali. In 1961 Mali became ademocracy.
Pular (38%) | Eastern Maninkakan (28%) | Susu (14%) | Kpelle Guinea (4.6%) | Kissi Northern (4.3%) | Toma (2.2%) | Konyanka Maninka (1.9%) | Kono (1.4%) | Mann (1.1%) | Yalunka (0.84%) | Kuranko (0.83%) | Manya (0.38%) | Pulaar (0.36%) | Lele (0.35%) | ...
Excluding French Guiana, Brazil is bordered by nine other SouthAmerican countries. These include Uruguay, Paraguay, Argentina,Bolivia, Colombia, Peru, Venezuela, Guyana and Suriname.