#AceWorldNews – GUINEA:April.23: At least one person has been killed after security forces clashed with protesters in the city of Labe in Guinea, the government said.
"His friends got away, but he was captured and beaten in the heat of the moment. He didn’t survive his injuries and is dead," Moustapha Naite, deputy government spokesman, told Reuters.
The rally was against a delay in holding local elections; the protesters had been throwing rocks and erecting barricades.
"It is currently really tense in Labe," Naite said.