ABIDJAN Top Stories

noodls: (Source: African Development Bank Group) The launch of this flagship report marks the opening of the Annual Meetings of the AfDB this Monday 25 May in Abidjan. On Monday, May 25, the first day of the 50th Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank (AfDB),...
noodls: (Source: African Development Bank Group) "For one intense week every year, the Bank's Annual Meetings are what its website is for 52 weeks in the year: its window on the world", says Joel Kibazo, Director of Communications and External Relations at...
Peace FM Online: The Vice-President, Mr. Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur leaves Accra Monday for Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire to participate in the 2015Annual Meeting and Golden Jubilee celebrations of the African Development Bank. The meeting which will take place from May 25 to...
Boston Herald: ABIDJAN, Ivory CoastHerve Renard quit as Ivory Coast coach on Friday, three months after delivering a long-awaited African Cup of Nations title. Renard is expected to take charge of French top-flight club Lille. The Ivory CoastFootballFederation said it...
BBC News: Herve Renard has resigned as coach of Africa Cup of Nations winners Ivory Coast to pave the way for a move to FrenchLigue 1 side Lille, the Frenchman announced on Friday. The 46-year-old led Ivory Coast to only their second Nations Cup title in Equatorial...
All Africa: [Daily Observer] The government and Heads of State of the Economic Community of West AfricanStates (ECOWAS) Wednesday, May 20th approved and endorsed the 'Abidjan Ministerial Declaration' on the eradication of statelessness. The declaration was endorsed at...
All Africa: [IRIN] Abidjan -Hundreds of children are being kept behind bars in Cote d'Ivoire's overcrowded adult prisons waiting on trial dates due to the country's broken post-crisis criminal justice system....
Big News Network: The Heads of the Economic Community of West AfricanStates (ECOWAS), has adopted the Abidjan Ministerial Declaration to eradicate statelessness in member states. Statelessness is a condition whereby ......
Reuters: n">May 22 For other diaries, please see: Top economic events Government debt auctions Political and general news events Index of all diaries Guide to economic indicators ** This Diary is filed daily ***...
Yahoo Daily News: We will file the following videos: -- TOPWORLDNEWS -- + ISLAMIC STATE -- IRAQ/SYRIA Coming up: DAMASCUS: Following developments as IS group fighters overrun most of the historic Syrian city of Palmyra. TBC RAMADI, IRAQ: Monitoring developments after IS group...
Bloomberg: The U.S. economy probably contracted for the first time in a year last quarter, revised data in the coming week will show. The market for new U.S. homes rebounded in April, while home prices in 20 cities are seen increasing at a slower annualized pace,...
Yahoo Daily News: We plan to file the following videos over the coming week. Please consult the daily advisories for additions and amendments. -- SATURDAY, MAY 23 -- AFRICA LOME: Inauguration of PresidentFaure Gnassingbe before heads of state. TBC BUJUMBURA: Ongoing coverage...