Saturday, May 25, 2024

President Alassane Ouattara

January 23, 2024

Blinken pledges $45 million to boost coastal West Africa security

Mr Blinken is on the second stop of a four-nation tour of Africa, taking him to Cape Verde, Ivory Coast, Nigeria, and Angola from January 21 to 26.

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken[ CREDIT - FORBES]
January 14, 2024

Côte d’Ivoire spent over $1 billion  to organise 2023 AFCON: Official

“The government of Côte d’Ivoire has spent more than US$1 billion to organise it,” the envoy said.

November 20, 2023

Nigerians are highly educated, industrious, Tinubu tells investors

He added that these primary assets and advantages are what Nigeria wields over other nations.

President Bola Tinubu
August 2, 2023

Former Ivory Coast President Henri Bedie dies at 89

He was long remembered – and in some parts reviled – for his role in promoting the issue of “ivoirite,” or Ivorian identity.

Former Ivory Coast President Henri Konan Bedie (Credit : Reuters)
June 17, 2021

Ex-president Gbagbo returns to Côte d’Ivoire after 10-year exile

Former president of Côte d’Ivoire, Laurent Gbagbo, has boarded a flight in Brussels to return home for the first time since he was ousted from power in 2011.