ABIDJAN Top Stories

Modern Ghana: By AFPFrench troops based in Abidjan and a soldier from Ivory Coast's Republican Forces carry a soldier during a military exercise. By Issouf Sanogo (AFP/File) Abidjan (AFP) - France will increase the number of its troops in Ivory Coast, Defence Minister...
Bloomberg: France will boost the number of soldiers deployed in Ivory Coast to 900 from 500, ramping up military efforts in a region facing the...
Indonesia News: ABIDJAN, Ivory CoastThe United NationsSecurity Council (UNSC) has reportedly passed an uncontested resolution on April 28 to conclude its peacekeeping mission in Ivory Coast by 2017. The mis ......
Topix: MINISTER of TourismEdmund Bartlett says increasing awareness of environmental concerns within the tourism sector is in keeping with the new transformational agenda adopted by the United Nations in 2015. Bartlett told the opening session of the recent 58th...
Modern Ghana: By AFPPresidentBlaise Compaore of Burkina Faso during a press conference in Vienna on June 14, 2013. By Dieter Nagal (AFP/File) Abidjan (AFP) - Judges in Burkina Faso will reinstate an international arrest warrant for ex-president Blaise Compaore, who fled...
Reuters: ABIDJAN, April 29 (Reuters) - Small Ivory Coast cocoa exporters have defaulted on delivering tens of thousands of tonnes of beans, blaming a poor quality crop and the Coffee and CocoaCouncil's decision to ban exports of small beans, sources said on Friday....
Public Technologies: (Source: OIE - World Organisation for Animal Health) OIE and FAO map campaign to stamp out a virus that kills millions of sheep and goats each year. Paris, 29 April 2016 - A devastating livestock disease is continuing to extend its global reach and is now...
Topix: U.N. peacekeepersparade during celebrations marking Ivory Coast's 55th anniversary of independence from France, in front of the presidential palace in Abidjan, on Aug. 7, 2015The U.N.Security Council unanimously voted Thursday to remove 12-year-old arms...
Jamaica Observer: MINISTER of TourismEdmund Bartlett says increasing awareness of environmental concerns within the tourism sector is in keeping with the new transformational agenda adopted by the United Nations (UN) in 2015. Bartlett told the opening session of the recent...
Sierra Express Media: Spurred by Côte d’Ivoire’s current economic growth, the city is turning a corner Lit by an elaborate display of orange lights, one of the three colours of Côte d’Ivoire’s flag, the city of Abidjan ushered in 2016 with a spectacular fireworks display. For 25...
Public Technologies: (Source: African Development Bank Group) 54 works created by 54 world-renowned contemporary African artists, one for each of the 54 countries that make up the continent, united around the same source of inspiration: The illuminated Africa. This beautiful...
Voa News: The body of African music legend, Papa Wemba, is being flown to the Democratic Republic of Congo from Ivory Coast Thursday for burial. International and local artists in Abidjan paid a final tribute to the musician known as the King ofRumbaRock with an...
Public Technologies: (Source: CFAO SA) 3af6d456-ac08-4b0d-aa64-af66b4672494.pdf - CFAO distributor of bronds PRESS RELEASE h Sevres, April 281 , 2016 First-quarter 2016 revenue Q1 revenue down by -2.7% Difficult economic environment in oil-producing countries Complex m,uket...