. Ivory Coast’s President Alassane Ouattara has won a second 5-year term after scoring a landslide victory with over 83 percent of the vote. The
Alassane Ouattara has an economic rather than a political background. He is a former senior official at the International Monetary Fund (IMF). He
Alassane Ouattara looks set to remain president of the Ivory Coast as votes are cast in the first presidential election since the end of a decade
Ivory Coast said on Friday that H5N1 bird flu had spread to a third location in the country, in the latest in a series of outbreaks in West
Simone Gbagbo given 20-year sentence for her role in the 2010 post-election clashes in Ivory Coast.
The elephants have landed and with their latest piece of silverware firmly in hand. The Ivory Coast arrived home to a heroes welcome on Monday after
Manchester City and Ivory Coast midfielder Yaya Toure has been named African Footballer of the Year for a record fourth consecutive time. He is the
The former first lady of Ivory Coast has gone on trial for her alleged role in post-election violence five years ago. Simone Gbagbo, the wife of ex-
Ivory Coast has closed its land borders with Ebola-affected neighbours Guinea and Liberia to prevent the deadly virus from spreading into its
Ivory Coast have appointed Herve Renard as their new coach on a two year deal.
The Frenchman’s first task will be to lead Ivory Coast to qualify
Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure and former Chelsea star Didier Drogba will be looking to make history with their country when they travel to
A major international ivory trafficker thought to have dealt in the tusks of thousands of elephants over several decades has been arrested in Togo
Families of the victims of a stampede at a New Year’s Eve fireworks display in Ivory Coast are demanding to know how the tragedy could have killed so
At least 60 people have been killed in a stampede as they were leaving a New Year fireworks display in Ivory Coast.
According to state radio, as
At least 60 people have been crushed to death after attending a New Year’s Eve fireworks display in Ivory Coast.
One report said that more than 100
Ivory Coast’s former first lady has been charged with crimes against humanity – alleging she is responsible for offences including rape and murder
Ghana has promised to help investigate attacks in Ivory Coast that are being blamed on the supporters of former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbago
The International Criminal Court has rejected a challenge to its jurisdiction by Ivory Coast ex-president Laurent Gbagbo.
The ICC decided a
At least five soldiers have been shot dead in an attack on an army base in Abidjan, the Ivory Coast’s commercial capital.
A group of unidentified
Seven United Nations peacekeepers from Niger have been killed in an ambush in Ivory Coast.
The soldiers were on patrol near the border with Liberia
Chelsea’s Didier Drogba led a host of Ivory Coast politicians in a special exhibition football match in Abidjan.
The line up included President
The coalition of President Alassane Outtara is expected to strengthen its rule in elections in Ivory coast.
Around 5 million voters are due to cast
The International Criminal Court has issued an arrest warrant for former Ivory Coast leader Laurent Gbagbo, one of his lawyers said on Tuesday.
The international war crimes court has confirmed it will investigate allegations of killings and rapes in Ivory Coast after disputed presidential
Ivory Coast has launched a South Africa-style truth and reconciliation commission in a bid to come to terms with the violence that followed last
More than half a million people remain displaced by Ivory Coast’s violent post-election conflict, according to Amnesty International.