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NZ Herald: ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (AP) " Michel Dussuyer and HenryKasperczak are on the Ivory Coast FootballFederation's five-man shortlist for new coach of the African champion.Dussuyer, the former Guinea coach, and Kasperczak, the former......
Voa News: Reuters ABIDJAN— Ivory Coast has reinforced security along its northern frontier after recent attacks just across the border in Mali blamed on Islamist insurgents, a government spokesman said on Wednesday. Armed men attacked and briefly took control of Fakola,...
Financial Times: Top cocoa producer Ivory Coast was for decades the economic engine of French-speaking Africa before political turmoil and civil war dragged it down. Maggie Fick reports from Abidjan on the country's comeback story. /p (© The Financial TimesLimited2015)...
Yahoo Daily News: Five West African leaders Wednesday urged regional governments to liberalise the region's electricity sector to overcome insufficient power capacities that deprive most of the area's 300 million inhabitants access to energy. The prime ministers of...
Public Technologies: (Source: African Development Bank Group) Initiative sets concrete plans to drive investment for sustainable energy in region Côte d'Ivoire's PresidentAlassane Ouattara headed a top-level line-up of political and business leaders on Tuesday, June 30 in Abidjan...
Business Wire: ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Azito Energie SA (‘Azito’) today celebrates the commercial start-up of Phase 3 of its 430 MW combined-cycle gas turbine (‘CCGT’) Power Plant in Abidjan with an onsite inauguration ceremony held in the presence of His...
Public Technologies: (Source: African Development Bank Group) The AfricanDevelopment Bank and the International Cocoa Organization (ICCO) are poised to boost business opportunities in Africa's cocoa sector, including youth employment and empowering women participation. Both...
Public Technologies: (Source: Orrick, Herrington & SutcliffeLLP) Content 2 ​London: Orrick is pleased to announce that the leading energy and projects team of Matthew Williams, John Deacon and Edward Humphries will join the firm as partners in the London office. Matthew will...