Sunday, 24th September 2023

Ivory Coast

28 Nov 2019
Namibians go to the polls with President Hage Geingob and the ruling South West Africa People's Organisation facing their toughest test since independence in 1990 amid a new corruption scandal. Aiming to end decades of post-election violence in Kenya. The president and the main opposition leader launch the long-awaited Building Bridges Initiative. And in the Ivory Coast, we'll be taking a look at a new program helping migrants rebuild their lives after failing to make it to Europe.
8 Sep 2019
Ivory Coast's civil servants make easy prey for loan sharks
2 Sep 2019
Thousands of fans of DJ Arafat, the king of 'Coupè Dècalè' dance music that is hugely popular in Ivory Coast and West Africa, gathered on Friday to pay tribute to him in a stadium in Abidjan on the eve of his funeral.
11 Jul 2019
Following a meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris, Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara says he hopes the Elephants will win a third Africa Cup of Nations trophy after they beat Mali 1-0 to qualify for the quarterfinals.
6 Jun 2019
'I want to be president' - Ivory Coast's Blé Goudé
11 May 2019
Aminata Sidibe is a foreigner in her own land. She is as old as the country where she was born - Ivory Coast. 74 years on, her family is still trying to belong.
20 Apr 2019
Ivanka Trump visits Ivory Coast cocoa farm.
11 Feb 2019
Ivory Coast resignation: Parliament speaker Guillaume Soro steps down.
3 Feb 2019
Ivory Coast is the largest agricultural producer in West Africa - and most farmers use chemical fertilizers. But an eco-friendly business based in the capital Abidjan has found success producing organic alternatives.
3 Feb 2019
Laurent Gbagbo freed: ICC releases former Ivory Coast president.
26 Jan 2019
Yamoussoukro, Ivory Coast's abandoned capital.
24 Jan 2019
The health hazards of air pollution in Ivory Coast.


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US Vice President Kamala Harris will head the new federal office, as she and Biden gear up for the 2024 election. The White House efforts towards gun control are unlikely to be effective without the support of Congress.
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was optimistic about the prospect of reaching an agreement with Saudi Arabia, even as the peace pact still faces major hurdles.
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During a speech in France, the Catholic leader urged a humane pan-European response to migration. French President Emmanuel Macron attended the address as his government deliberates a harsher response to asylum-seekers.
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Secretary of State Antony Blinken has said that the US takes "very, very seriously" incidents of "transnational repression," adding that he wants to ensure "accountability."
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An explosion erupted at a warehouse for smuggled fuel in southern Benin. Benin's informal economy is heavily reliant on selling smuggled Nigerian fuel on the black market.
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Pakistan's parliamentary elections will be held next January, the country's election authority announced on Thursday, delaying the vote that was initially tabled for November. The Election Commission of Pakistan said the elections are scheduled for the last week of January.