Lieutenant Colonel Mamady Doumbouya, who ousted the Guinean head of state, Alpha Conde, has taken strong decisions to ask officials to return their official vehicles, place a travel ban and release political prisoners.
Direct instructions with immediate effects. This is what Lieutenant Colonel Mamady Doumbouya has just given to Guinean officials and prison officials. This Monday, September 7, 2021, the head of the military junta, which initiated the coup in Guinea, went to the People’s Palace, where the presidents of the institutions were waiting for him, including Amadou Damaro Camara, president of the National Assembly, the head of the former government, Ibrahima Kassory Fofana.
To all these officials, Lieutenant Colonel Doumbouya instructed them to return their official cars, which will now be managed by the Guinean armed forces.
The Guinean officials were also notified of a ban on leaving the country. In addition, the junta has called for the release of all political detainees from all sides and, without exception, from this Monday afternoon.
It should be noted that President Alpha Conde had launched a vast operation to track down the opposition in his country.
on the morning of Sunday, September 5, things accelerated in Guinea Conakry, with gunshots ringing out around the residence of the Head of State.
A few hours later, the news came out: Alpha Conde was arrested. He was arrested and kept in a safe place by elements of the Special Forces Group headed by Lieutenant Colonel Mamady Doumbouya.