But the situation on the ground remained unclear as Conde's government also released a statement saying that an attack on the presidential palace by special forces had been "repulsed".
Conde has been President of Guinea since December 2010.
Meanwhile, videos circulated on social media showed Conde being detained by army special forces on Sunday.
The videos, which AllNews could not immediately verify, were posted following hours of heavy gunfire around the presidential palace in Conakry.
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