Youssoufou Bamba

By IndepthAfrica
In Cote d'Ivoire
Jul 26th, 2012
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The United Nations Security Council voted unanimously Thursday to extend the mandate for the U.N. peacekeeping operation in Ivory Coast for another year, while expressing its concern about the country’s security situation. The Security Council, in its resolution extending the peacekeepers’ mand...
By benim
In Cote d'Ivoire
Jul 18th, 2011
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Elements loyal to former Ivory Coast strongman Laurent Gbagbo are no longer a threat to peace and order in the West African nation, the UN mission chief said on Monday. “By and large, the ex pro-Gbagbo elements and their supporters are not likely to mount substantial challenges to law and order...
By benim
In Crime & Corruption
Mar 4th, 2011
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The United Nations is investigating suspected arms transfers from Zimbabwe to Ivory Coast’s incumbent leader Laurent Gbagbo in violation of U.N. sanctions, according to a report obtained by Reuters. The report emerged after a week of gun battles between forces loyal to Gbagbo and his rival Alas...