Tag: Côte d'Ivoire

Discovery of a major oil deposit in Côte d’Ivoire

September 3, 2021

Côte d’Ivoire announced in an official statement the discovery of oil in the sedimentary basin of the country, estimated at around 1.5 to 2 billion ... Read More

Côte d’Ivoire: Inauguration of new counter-terrorism academy

June 11, 2021

Côte d'Ivoire and France inaugurated on Thursday a new counter-terrorism academy in the West African country, intended to boost regional capacity to combat a growing ... Read More

Côte d’Ivoire, France strengthen bilateral economic cooperation

April 30, 2021

The French Minister of the Economy, Bruno Le Maire started Wednesday evening a  two-day visit to  Abidjan with talks on bolateral issues on top of ... Read More

Gbagbo, Blé Goudé “are free to return to Côte d’Ivoire”, President Ouattara says

April 8, 2021

President Alassane Ouattara of Côte d'Ivoire on Wednesday gave the green light for his arch-rival ex-president Laurent Gbagbo and his former youth minister Charles Blé ... Read More

Al Qaeda’s “Expansion Project” targets Côte d’Ivoire, Benin

February 3, 2021

Al Qaeda in the Sahel is currently developing an "expansion project" towards the Gulf of Guinea, particularly Côte d'Ivoire and Benin, said Bernard Emié, head ... Read More

Guerguarat: Ivorian President assures King Mohammed VI of his country’s solidarity, hails restraint shown by Morocco

November 26, 2020

The President of Côte d'Ivoire, Mr. Alassane Ouattara, has assured King Mohammed VI of his country's solidarity and full support for the initiatives aimed at ... Read More

Côte d’Ivoire: Opposition does not recognize October 31 election, calls for a civilian transition

November 2, 2020

The Ivorian opposition announced that it did not recognize the October 31 election and noted the end of President Alassane Ouattara's term. In response, the ... Read More

OCP Africa, IFC pool efforts to strengthen the rice sectors in Côte d’Ivoire and millet in Senegal

September 28, 2020

OCP Africa and the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, have announced this Monday a partnership to strengthen value chains ... Read More

Côte d’Ivoire: Conditional release to nine of Guillaume Soro’s companions

September 24, 2020

The Ivorian justice conditionally released during the night of Wednesday to Thursday some of the relatives of former Prime Minister Guillaume Soro detained since late ... Read More

Côte d’Ivoire: African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights calls for restoration of Guillaume Soro to electoral list

September 16, 2020

With 46 days to go before the presidential election in Côte d'Ivoire, the African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights (ACHPR) has asked Abidjan to ... Read More