Abidjan

By IndepthAfrica
In Morocco
Mar 10th, 2014
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By Said Temsamani The text of the speech of His Majesty King Mohammed VI in Abidjan before Ivorian- Moroccan businessmen, is carrying a unique and singular vision on the economic development of Africa. The royal vision is clear. It is time for Africa to learn from itself. It is only when Africans do ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Jul 27th, 2013
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The Nigerian Super Eagles in Abidjan Saturday were beaten by the Elephants of Cote d’Ivoire 2-0. The two goals came from the boots of Ivoirian Striker, Koelly Kevin Zougoula, in the 5th and 25th minute of the first half of the match as the Ivoirians looked to overturn a 4-1 deficit from the first-leg...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cote d'Ivoire
Jul 17th, 2013
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PRESS RELEASE WSA and the Ivorian Government are organising the 2013 High-Level Forum on Water and Sanitation for All 800 participants are expected in Abidjan from 21 to 23 November 2013 ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, July 16, 2013/ — “To promote vibrant and effective South-South cooperation to accele...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cote d'Ivoire
Feb 28th, 2013
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The Hague – Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo on Thursday told the International Criminal Court, which is weighing whether to charge him with crimes against humanity, that he had always been pro-democracy. “All my life, I fought for democracy,” Gbagbo told the court that will decide w...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cote d'Ivoire
Feb 19th, 2013
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Laurent Gbagbo, the first former head of state to appear before the International Criminal Court, attended a pre-trial hearing today on charges of crimes against humanity. The former Ivorian leader, wearing a dark blue suit and a light blue tie, appeared in good health as presiding judge Silvia Ferna...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cote d'Ivoire
Jan 1st, 2013
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At least 60 people died and dozens more were injured in Abidjan as crowds stampeded overnight during celebratory New Year’s fireworks, Côte d’Ivoire rescue workers said on Tuesday. The head of military rescue workers, Lieutenant Colonel Issa Sako, told public television that “60 people...
By IndepthAfrica
In Uncategorized
Nov 22nd, 2012
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The International Criminal Court unsealed an arrest warrant Thursday for the Ivory Coast’s former first lady, accusing her of crimes against humanity in the aftermath of her husband’s election defeat in 2010. It says that Simone Gbagbo, wife of Laurent Gbagbo, is wanted “for her ind...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cote d'Ivoire
Nov 14th, 2012
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Ivory Coast’s President Alassane Ouattara dissolved his government in a surprise move on Wednesday, citing a lack of solidarity within his coalition cabinet. Ouattara became president in the West African state after beating incumbent Laurent Gbagbo in a 2010 run-off election with the backing of...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cote d'Ivoire
Aug 26th, 2012
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ABIDJAN: Ghana has arrested a top ally of Ivory Coast’s former President Laurent Gbagbo after weeks of deadly attacks on Ivorian police and military installations, officials from the two neighboring West African countries said yesterday. Gbagbo is awaiting trial at the International Criminal Court in...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cote d'Ivoire
Aug 7th, 2012
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Hamed Bakayoko told Radio France International (RFI) he believed the attackers received their orders from Gbagbo loyalists in neighbouring Ghana. One assailant was also killed in the gun battle on Monday in the Riviera district of Abidjan, the main city. Ivory Coast is recovering from months of unres...