Tags : Guinean


Two Guinean men arrested on romance-scan suspicions

Two Guinean men have been arrested on suspicion of belonging to a ring that has defrauded more than Bt1.8 million from Thai women, Immigration Police acting chief Pol Maj-General Surachate Hakpal said on Monday. He told a press conference that Felix Mario, 37, and Komis Christian, 31 (not official spellings), were arrested following an investigation. […]Read More


Guinea loan shark arrested in Bangkok

Bangkok: – Police have arrested a 37-year-old man from Guinea for having carried out money lending business in Thailand without license and overcharging his clients for the interest – most charged as high as 20 per cent per month. Abdourahamane Balde, who carries a Guinea passport, was arrested on Thursday at a house in Bangkok’s […]Read More


Hospitalised woman tests Ebola-free

Preliminary blood tests show that a woman hospitalised after showing symptoms indicative of an Ebola infection does not have the virus. Public health permanent secretary Narong Sahametapat said late Tuesday that the 24-year-old woman, who returned recently from Guinea, would be tested again on Thursday with final results known this week. Read more: Bangkok PostRead More


Suspected Ebola patient found: Public Health Ministry

BANGKOK, Sept 2 – Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health suspects a Guinean woman aged 24 of contracting the Ebola virus disease (EVD) and her blood test will verify its suspicion. Dr Narong Sahametapat, Permanent Secretary for Public Health, said that the Guinean woman had a high temperature three days after her arrival in Thailand. Read […]Read More


Nigerian man, Guinean woman arrested at Bangkok airport with drugs

A Nigerian man and Guinean woman were nabbed at Suvarnabhumi Airport with 4.6 kilograms of crystal meth, while a package containing 490 grams of raw opium bound for the United States was seized. Narcotics Suppression Police first arrested Nigerian Emerga Emmanuel Ogafor, 36, allegedly bound for Cambodia, and found two kilograms of crystal meth hidden […]Read More


Guinean foreigner arrested in Sa Kaeo, Thailand with fake passport

A foreigner was arrested at the Sa Kaeo immigration checkpoint Monday for carrying a fake passport. The passport identified the man as Christian Alphonse, 35, Guinean. Officials, however, found the passport was forged. The Guinea embassy also denied issuing this passport. The suspect has now been detained. He admitted paying Bt8,000 for the fake passport […]Read More