Ivory Coast’s national carrier resumes domestic flights

Ivory Coast’s national carrier Air Cote d’Ivoire has resumed domestic flights thanks to a government bailout, following a three-month suspension due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: … Read more Ivory Coast’s national carrier resumes domestic flights

Chinese experts complete medical mission in Cote d’Ivoire

A visiting team of Chinese medical experts have completed their COVID-19 mission in Cote d’Ivoire. They held multiple training sessions over the past week to help the West African country counter the spread of the disease. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google … Read more Chinese experts complete medical mission in Cote d’Ivoire

Access to new COVID-19 tools & other topics – Daily Briefing (24 April 2020)

Noon briefing by Stephane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General of the United Nations, and by Reem Abaza, Spokesperson for the President of the 74th Session of the General Assembly. Highlights: Secretary-General – Humanitarian Response to COVID-19 – Media Freedom – WHO – Cyber Attacks – Security Council – UNHCR – Lebanon – Haiti -Myanmar – … Read more Access to new COVID-19 tools & other topics – Daily Briefing (24 April 2020)

FIFA World Cup 2014: Côte d’Ivoire 23 Man Squad

Ivory Coast have selected a very strong 23 man squad for their 2014 FIFA World Cup campaign in Brazil. With the Toure brothers, Didier Drogba, Salomon Kalou, Gervinho and Wilfried Bony, Côte d’Ivoire go to the World Cup with a very strong chance of going into the knockout phases, from Group C. Their opponents in the … Read more FIFA World Cup 2014: Côte d’Ivoire 23 Man Squad

Jacqueline Novogratz Hails the Success of “nonprofit venture capital fund for the poor”

Ms Jacqueline Novogratz, the East Africa Director of the Acumen Fund was very excited during the inauguration of the East Africa Fellows leadership program in partnership with Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) “for so many reasons”. In her opening remarks she said “I believe in the poetry of the universe. My story starts with the giving … Read more Jacqueline Novogratz Hails the Success of “nonprofit venture capital fund for the poor”

Cote d’Ivoire: Barack Obama Hails “victory for the democratic will of the Ivoirian people”

The US President, Barack Obama, has publicly hailed the capture of former Cote d’Ivoire leader, Laurent Gbagbo in a statement released from the White House on Monday 11th April 2011. After fierce fighting in Abidjan, forces loyal to the UN-recognised Ivoirian President-elect, Alassaine Ouattara, captured Laurent Gbagbo and his wife. The pair are currently being … Read more Cote d’Ivoire: Barack Obama Hails “victory for the democratic will of the Ivoirian people”

Cote d’Ivoire: Civilians Seek Refuge in Abidjan Showdown

As the two opposing forces in Cote d’Ivoire prepare for a final battle in the capital of Abidjan, civilians are seeking refuge in embassies and foreigners are leaving via the French Licorne (Unicorn) Force controlled airport. French and Lebanese nationals have flown to Dakar in Senegal to seek safety but there are still around 12,000 … Read more Cote d’Ivoire: Civilians Seek Refuge in Abidjan Showdown

African Union Warns of Descent into “Widespread Violence” in Côte d’Ivoire

The African Union reiterated its concern for the situation in Côte d’Ivoire following a high level meeting on Thursday 10th March 2011. In its final communique, the Peace and Security Council of the African Union reaffirmed its recognition of Alassane Dramane Ouattara as the President of the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire. Disputed election results are … Read more African Union Warns of Descent into “Widespread Violence” in Côte d’Ivoire

Côte d’Ivoire: African Leaders Fail to Persuade Laurent Gbagbo to Step Down

A delegation of four African leaders, including Kenyan Prime Minister Raila Odinga, and Presidents Ernest Bai Koroma (Sierra Leone), Pedro Pires (Cape Verde) and Alpha Conde (Guinnea) have failed to persuade incumbent president of Côte d’Ivoire, Laurent Gbagbo, to step down. Gbagbo has refused to relinquish power in the Ivory Coast, despite losing elections in … Read more Côte d’Ivoire: African Leaders Fail to Persuade Laurent Gbagbo to Step Down

Alassane Ouattara Declared President of Côte d’Ivoire

The provisional results of the Commission Electorale Indépendante in Côte d’Ivoire have been declared and Alassane Ouattara has taken the Presidency. He gave the following statement: My dear compatriots, dear friends of Côte d’Ivoire, The Independent Electoral Commission has proclaimed this day, the provisional results of the second round of the presidential election. I congratulate … Read more Alassane Ouattara Declared President of Côte d’Ivoire

Prince Albert II of Monaco Opens Peace and Sport Forum

Prince Albert II of Monaco has opened the 4th forum on Peace & Sport, which was attended by Venuste Niyongabo, Christian Karembeu, Ronald Agenor, Wilson Kipketer and Paula Radcliffe among others. The forum will bring together experts and leaders from over 90 countires to examine the place of sport in peace-building, peace-keeping and peace-promotion. Workshops … Read more Prince Albert II of Monaco Opens Peace and Sport Forum

Football: International Results for Wednesday 17th November 2010

Nearly 100 teams took part in football internationals around the world yesterday evening, Wednesday 17th November 2010. Argentina met their old rivals Brazil with both sides having changed their management following below par World Cup efforts. Argentina, via Lionel Messi, got the best of their friendly encounter with the only goal of Argentina’s 1-0 victory … Read more Football: International Results for Wednesday 17th November 2010

Football: International Fixtures for Wednesday 17th November 2010

48 International football matches are scheduled to take place on Wednesday 17th November 2010, including several teams who reached the latter stages of the 2010 FIFA World Cup. In a return to an old rivalry, neighbours England and France will meet at Wembley, where their friendly match is scheduled to kick-off at 8pm GMT. Romania … Read more Football: International Fixtures for Wednesday 17th November 2010

Cote D’Ivoire: Presidential Run-Off Set for 21st November 2010

The President run-off vote in the Republic of Côte D’Ivoire will see former Prime Minister Alassane Ouattara and  incumbent President Laurent Gbagbo go head-to-head. Former President Henri Konan Bedie was third in the election, seeing him discounted from the final race. However, many of the opposition parties and leaders, including Mr Bedie, have banded togather … Read more Cote D’Ivoire: Presidential Run-Off Set for 21st November 2010

FIFA World Cup 2010 Group G: Côte d’Ivoire 0 – 0 Portugal

Portugal and Côte d’Ivoire played out a faintly dull 0-0 in this afternoon’s FIFA World Cup 2010 Group G encounter between the two sides. The high points of this match were a Cristiano Ronaldo shot from open play from 25 metres that rifled off the outside of the post and the roar that greeted Didier … Read more FIFA World Cup 2010 Group G: Côte d’Ivoire 0 – 0 Portugal