ABIDJAN Top Stories

The Washington Times: Yaya Toure and Ivory Cost celebrated their first game back at home since winning the African Cup of Nations by beating Angola 2-0 in a friendly on Thursday. DefenderOusmane Viera scored in the 23rd minute at Felix Houphouet-BoignyStadium in Abidjan, and...
Voa News: Associated Press VELES, MACEDONIA — This is the moment when Sandrine Koffi's dream of a new life in Europe ended, and her nightmare of an infant lost in the Macedonian night began. As club-wielding police closed in, the 31-year-old from Ivory Coast...
The Charlotte Observer: This is the moment when Sandrine Koffi’s dream of a new life in Europe ended – and her nightmare of an infant lost in the Macedonian night began. As club-wielding police closed in, the 31-year-old from Ivory Coast couldn’t keep up with her fellow migrants. Not...
noodls: (Source: African Development Bank Group) A high-level Egyptian delegation led by Prime MinisterIbrahim Mahlab briefed Executive Directors of the African Development Bank Group on Friday, March 20 in Abidjan, urging support to the government's ongoing economic...
Fox News: Published March 26, 2015Associated Press Facebook0 Twitter0 Email PrintFILE - In this May 1, 2014 file photo a sub-Saharan migrant argues with a SpanishGuardia Civil officer holding a baton, as they sit on top of a metallic fence that divides Morocco and the...
Yahoo Daily News: By Loucoumane Coulibaly ABIDJAN (Reuters) - The two main parties in Ivory Coast's ruling coalition will merge after elections later this year, aiming to consolidate support for PresidentAlassane Ouattara, one of the party leaders said on Wednesday....
Reuters: ABIDJAN (Reuters) - The three nations hardest hit by West Africa's Ebola epidemic recorded the lowest weekly total of new cases so far this year in the week leading up to March 22, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on...
Peace FM Online: The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) has disputed claims that Ghana was under sanctions with the bank. Economist and the New Patriotic PartyVicePresidential running mate, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia on Tuesday delivered a lecture on the IMF bailout programme...
noodls: (Source: National Bank of Canada) National Bank of Canada ("National Bank") today announced that it is purchasing a stake in NSIA Participations ("NSIA"), a financial group headquartered in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, with operations in 12...
All Africa: [ANGOP] Luanda -The lack of seats on the South African Airways (SAA) flight left stranded the Angolan national senior men team of football travelling on Monday to Abidjan, to play Cote d'Ivoire on Thursday in a friendly for the first FIFADate encounter this...
Stockhouse: MONTREAL, March 25, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - National Bank of Canada ("National Bank") today announced that it is purchasing a stake in NSIA Participations ("NSIA"), a financial group headquartered in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, with operations in 12...
All Africa: [ANGOP] Luanda -The national football team Tuesday in Luanda beat Interclube by 2-1 ahead of Thursday's game in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire, with the local counterpart (African champions) on the FIFA's first day of the year....
All Africa: [ANGOP] Luanda -The Angola national football team left Luanda Tuesday evening for Dubai (United Arab Emirates) on transit to Abidjan, to play the African champion Cote d?Ivoire on Thursday, in the first FIFA date encounter this year....
Yahoo Daily News: ABIDJAN (Reuters) - Ivory Coast's PresidentAlassane Ouattara appointed a Catholic archbishop on Tuesday to head the West African nation's flagging post-war reconciliation efforts ahead of elections later this year, a senior official with the...