The fighter turning his back on Ivory Coast’s elite

Reuters published this video item, entitled “The fighter turning his back on Ivory Coast’s elite” – below is their description. Karim Coulibaly lost his leg while fighting for President Alassane Ouattara a decade ago. Ahead of Saturday’s presidential election, he says he feels abandoned by the political class. Reuters YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave … Read more The fighter turning his back on Ivory Coast’s elite

Tanzania heads to the polls amid claims of ‘widespread irregularities’

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Tanzania heads to the polls amid claims of ‘widespread irregularities’” – below is their description. In tonight’s edition: Tanzania heads to the polls for a day of voting amid claims of widespread irregularities. In Ivory Coast our correspondents bring you a report on Pascal Affi N’Guessan who … Read more Tanzania heads to the polls amid claims of ‘widespread irregularities’

Meet ‘K.K.B’, youngest contender in Ivory Coast’s presidential elections

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Meet ‘K.K.B’, youngest contender in Ivory Coast’s presidential elections” – below is their description. Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara will be running for his third term when the West African nation votes on October 31. The opposition says the president’s bid is unconstitutional, and has called for … Read more Meet ‘K.K.B’, youngest contender in Ivory Coast’s presidential elections

Tensions rise ahead of Ivory Coast election

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Tensions rise ahead of Ivory Coast election” – below is their description. With only a few days to the October 31 presidential election, protesters are ramping up pressure on President Alassane Ouattara to quit the race. The opposition is angry that the president is running for a … Read more Tensions rise ahead of Ivory Coast election

Ivory Coast opposition rejects gov’t concessions for ending vote boycott

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Ivory Coast opposition rejects gov’t concessions for ending vote boycott” – below is their description. In the Ivory Coast, the opposition has dismissed concessions tabled by the government that are still hoped to end its boycott of the election in coming days. The calls for a boycott … Read more Ivory Coast opposition rejects gov’t concessions for ending vote boycott

Ivory Coast election: President campaigns despite boycott calls

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Ivory Coast election: President campaigns despite boycott calls” – below is their description. Ivory Coast’s president is rejecting talks with rival parties, who are seeking a boycott of the election later this month. Alassane Ouattara has launched his campaign, despite being accused of violating the constitution by … Read more Ivory Coast election: President campaigns despite boycott calls

Ivory Coast opposition candidates call for boycott of electoral process

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Ivory Coast opposition candidates call for boycott of electoral process” – below is their description. In tonight’s edition: Ahead of Ivory Coast’s tense October 31’st presidential election, the opposition has asked supporters to boycott the electoral process. there are fears that objection to president Alassane Ouattara’s bid … Read more Ivory Coast opposition candidates call for boycott of electoral process

Ivory Coast begins presidential election campaigning amid violent demonstrations

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Ivory Coast begins presidential election campaigning amid violent demonstrations” – below is their description. Campaigning begins in Ivory Coast Thursday for the October 31 presidential election, with incumbent Alassane Ouattara seeking a controversial third term while the opposition is pushing for civil disobedience amid violent demonstrations. FRANCE … Read more Ivory Coast begins presidential election campaigning amid violent demonstrations

Côte d’Ivoire – President Addresses General Debate, 75th Session

United Nations published this video item, entitled “ Côte d’Ivoire – President Addresses General Debate, 75th Session” – below is their description. Alassane Ouattara, President of the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire, addresses the general debate of the 75th Session of the General Assembly of the UN (New York, 22 – 29 September 2020). ———– Watch … Read more Côte d’Ivoire – President Addresses General Debate, 75th Session

#UNGA75 General Debate Live – 24 September 2020

United Nations published this video item, entitled “#UNGA75 General Debate Live – 24 September 2020” – below is their description. Join us LIVE for the historic 75th United Nations General Assembly debate! From 22 – 26 and 29 September 2020, more than 100 world leaders, thousands of diplomats and advocates come together to tackle unprecedented … Read more #UNGA75 General Debate Live – 24 September 2020

Ivory Coast ex-PM calls for Ouattara to be stopped

Reuters published this video item, entitled “Ivory Coast ex-PM calls for Ouattara to be stopped” – below is their description. Former Ivory Coast Prime Minister Guillaume Soro, a leading candidate barred from standing against President Alassane Ouattara in an election next month, called for the opposition to block Outtara’s re-election by any lawful means. Reuters … Read more Ivory Coast ex-PM calls for Ouattara to be stopped

Ivory Coast elections: Ex-PM barred from running, says Ouattara must be blocked

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Ivory Coast elections: Ex-PM barred from running, says Ouattara must be blocked” – below is their description. Former Ivory Coast Prime Minister Guillaume Soro, a leading candidate barred from standing against President Alassane Ouattara in an election next month, called onbThursday for the opposition to block Outtara’s … Read more Ivory Coast elections: Ex-PM barred from running, says Ouattara must be blocked

Ivory Coast court bars former leader Gbagbo, ex-PM Soro from presidential vote

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Ivory Coast court bars former leader Gbagbo, ex-PM Soro from presidential vote” – below is their description. The Ivory Coast’s constitutional court on Monday barred former strongman Laurent Gbagbo from standing in the upcoming presidential election, but cleared the path for President Alassane Ouattara to seek a … Read more Ivory Coast court bars former leader Gbagbo, ex-PM Soro from presidential vote

Ivory Coast: Deposed ex-president steps up to challenge Ouattara

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Ivory Coast: Deposed ex-president steps up to challenge Ouattara” – below is their description. Running on vows to reform the police and release political prisoners jailed in previous years, Henri Konan Bedie is hoping he can sway voters to put him back in power. The former Ivory … Read more Ivory Coast: Deposed ex-president steps up to challenge Ouattara

Ivory Coast: Supporters of Gbagbo, Soro file their candidacies

Supporters of Ivory Coast’s exiled former President Laurent Gbagbo have put his name forward as a candidate in next month’s election, even though his name had already been removed from the list of contenders. The move on Monday came as supporters of Guillaume Soro, a former rebel leader who has also been barred from running … Read more Ivory Coast: Supporters of Gbagbo, Soro file their candidacies