The return of Laurent Gbagbo: Is Ivory Coast ready for reconciliation?

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “The return of Laurent Gbagbo: Is Ivory Coast ready for reconciliation?” – below is their description. His supporters had been waiting ten years for this day. Laurent Gbagbo basking in a hero’s welcome for his grand return to Abijdan. It took a brief rekindling of Ivory Coast’s … Read more The return of Laurent Gbagbo: Is Ivory Coast ready for reconciliation?

Corruption in Ivory Coast: The enemy within

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Corruption in Ivory Coast: The enemy within” – below is their description. In #IvoryCoast, #corruption has infected most of the public sector – from procurement contracts, to customs services, to recruitment. The country is ranked 106th out of 180 countries, according to the NGO Transparency International. Re-elected in October of last … Read more Corruption in Ivory Coast: The enemy within

A Conversation with the President of Côte d’Ivoire Alassane Ouattara and Kristalina Georgieva

IMF published this video item, entitled “A Conversation with the President of Côte d’Ivoire Alassane Ouattara and Kristalina Georgieva” – below is their description. Did you know that the IMF’s African Department was created 60 years ago, on May 1, 1961? To commemorate this anniversary, President Alassane Ouattara of Côte d’Ivoire will join Managing Director … Read more A Conversation with the President of Côte d’Ivoire Alassane Ouattara and Kristalina Georgieva

One killed in University student protests in Johannesburg

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “One killed in University student protests in Johannesburg” – below is their description. In tonight’s edition: At least one person has died and two students have been injured in clashes between South African university students and police over tuition fees at the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesburg. Ivory … Read more One killed in University student protests in Johannesburg

Ivorian Prime Minister Hamed Bakayoko dies in German hospital aged 56

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Ivorian Prime Minister Hamed Bakayoko dies in German hospital aged 56” – below is their description. Ivory Coast’s Prime Minister Hamed Bakayoko, who was seen as a possible successor to President Alassane Ouattara, has died in a hospital in southwest Germany, two days after his 56th birthday, the government said … Read more Ivorian Prime Minister Hamed Bakayoko dies in German hospital aged 56

Ivory Coast: Ouattara’s party wins majority in parliament vote

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Ivory Coast: Ouattara’s party wins majority in parliament vote” – below is their description. Ivory Coast’s ruling party the RHDP has retained its majority in parliament, winning 137 of 254 contested seats compared with 91 for opposition parties in Saturday’s polls, according to official results published on … Read more Ivory Coast: Ouattara’s party wins majority in parliament vote

Ivory Coast’s ruling party wins majority in parliamentary elections

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Ivory Coast’s ruling party wins majority in parliamentary elections” – below is their description. Ivory Coast’s ruling party won 58% of seats in parliamentary elections, results showed on Sunday, strengthening President Alassane Ouattara’s hand to pursue his political agenda. FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave … Read more Ivory Coast’s ruling party wins majority in parliamentary elections

Will elections lead to stability in Ivory Coast? | Inside Story

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Will elections lead to stability in Ivory Coast? | Inside Story” – below is their description. After months of political turmoil, voters have cast their ballots to choose legislators in Ivory Coast. The poll is seen as a test of the nation’s stability after a presidential election … Read more Will elections lead to stability in Ivory Coast? | Inside Story

Ivory Coast votes in a parliamentary poll amid political turmoil

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Ivory Coast votes in a parliamentary poll amid political turmoil” – below is their description. Ivory Coast has held calm parliamentary elections, with voters going to the polls in a key test of stability, four months after a presidential vote was marred by deadly violence.The elections come … Read more Ivory Coast votes in a parliamentary poll amid political turmoil

Alassane Ouattara sworn in for third term as Ivory Coast president

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Alassane Ouattara sworn in for third term as Ivory Coast president” – below is their description. Alassane Ouattara has begun his third term as president of the Ivory Coast. His win continues to be disputed by the opposition, but in his speech Ouattara called for help from … Read more Alassane Ouattara sworn in for third term as Ivory Coast president

Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara Vows Reconciliation With Opposition

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara Vows Reconciliation With Opposition” – below is their description. Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara was inaugurated Monday for a third term in office amid ongoing outcry from opposition parties. More than 300 people attended the ceremony at the Presidential Palace in Abidjan, … Read more Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara Vows Reconciliation With Opposition

Ivory Coast presidential ceremony: Alassane Ouattara to be sworn in for 3d term

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Ivory Coast presidential ceremony: Alassane Ouattara to be sworn in for 3d term” – below is their description. #IvoryCoast’s president Alassane #Ouattara is to be sworn in for a third presidential term on Monday. A ceremony to be held at #Abidjan, which several African heads of States … Read more Ivory Coast presidential ceremony: Alassane Ouattara to be sworn in for 3d term

Ivory Coast election: Ruling party, opposition trying to ease tensions

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Ivory Coast election: Ruling party, opposition trying to ease tensions” – below is their description. The President of Ivory Coast and the main opposition leader have pledged to work together to diffuse violent protests sparked by October’s disputed election. Alassane Ouattara’s decision to run for a third … Read more Ivory Coast election: Ruling party, opposition trying to ease tensions

Ivory Coast: President Ouattara meets main rival to end crisis

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Ivory Coast: President Ouattara meets main rival to end crisis” – below is their description. Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara and a main opposition leader promised on Wednesday to press ahead with talks to resolve a bitter standoff over the past election that has sparked clashes killing … Read more Ivory Coast: President Ouattara meets main rival to end crisis

Ethiopia jets ‘pounding targets’ in Tigray region

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Ethiopia jets ‘pounding targets’ in Tigray region” – below is their description. Violence continues in Ethiopia as the country’s military says it is “pounding targets with precision” in the northern Tigray region. Our correspondent reports. Also, Ivory Coast’s constitutional court has validated President Alassane Ouattara’s reelection to a … Read more Ethiopia jets ‘pounding targets’ in Tigray region