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List of Presidents of Guinea

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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).

President of the
Republic of Guinea
Coat of arms of Guinea-new.svg
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Incumbent
Alpha Condé

since 21 December 2018
ResidencePresidential Palace, Conakry
Term length5 years, renewable once
Inaugural holderAhmed Sékou Touré
Formation2 October 1958

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  • § Elected unopposed
  • Died in office

Presidents of Guinea (1958–present)Edit

No. Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Elected Tenure Political party
Took office Left office
1   Ahmed Sékou Touré
(1922–1984)
1961[§]
1968[§]
1974[§]
1982[§]
2 October 1958 26 March 1984[†] PDG–RDA
2   Louis Lansana Beavogui
(1923–1984)
26 March 1984 3 April 1984[a] PDG–RDA
3 Diarra Traoré

(1935–1985)

3 April 1984 3 April 1984 Independent
4 Lansana Conté

(1934–2008)

3 April 1984 3 April 1993 Independent
5 Sidya Touré

(1945–)

3 April 1993 3 April 1993 Military
6 Lansana Conté

(1934–2008)

3 April 1993 8 March 1999 Military
7 Lamine Sidimé

(1944–)

8 March 1999 8 March 1999 Military
8 Lansana Conté

(1934–2008)

8 March 1999 8 March 2003 Military
9 François Lonseny Fall

(1949–)

8 March 2003 11 March 2003 Military
10 Lansana Conté

(1934–2008)

11 March 2003 5 April 2006


Military
11 Cellou Dalein Diallo

(1952–)

5 April 2006 5 April 2006 Military
12 Lansana Conté

(1934–2008)

5 April 2006 9 February 2007 Military
13 Eugène Camara

(1942–)

9 February 2007 11 February 2007 Military
14 Lansana Conté (1934–2008) 11 February 2007 11 February 2008 Military
15 Lansana Kouyaté (1950–) 11 February 2008 11 February 2008 Military
16 Lansana Conté (1934–2008 11 February 2008 23 May 2008 Military
17 Ahmed Tidiane Souaré (1951–) 23 May 2008 23 May 2008 Military
18   Lansana Conté
(1934–2008)
1993
1998
2003
23 May 2008 22 December 2008[†] Military /
PUP
19   Moussa Dadis Camara
(1964–)
24 December 2008[b][c] 3 December 2009[d] Military
20   Sékouba Konaté
(1966–)
3 December 2009 21 December 2010 Military
21 Kabiné Komara (1950–) 21 December 2010 21 December 2010 Military
22 Jean Marie Doré (1938–2016) 21 December 2010 21 December 2010 Military
23 Mohamed Said Fofana (1952–) 21 December 2010 21 December 2010 Military
24 Alpha Condé (1938–) 21 December 2010 21 December 2015 RPG
25 Mamady Youla (1961–) 21 December 2015 21 December 2015 RPG
26 Alpha Condé (1938–) 21 December 2010 21 December 2018 RPG
27 Ibrahima Kassory Fofana (1954/55–) 21 December 2018 21 December 2018 RPG
28   Alpha Condé
(1938–)
2010
2015
21 December 2018 Incumbent RPG

Notes.Edit

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

Latest electionEdit

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)

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