ABIDJAN Top Stories

News24: In a bustling market in Abidjan, women browse through a bewildering array of intricately patterned wax-print fabrics, each of which has a unique and sometimes quirky name. ......
CNN: (CNN)President Barack Obama came face to face with the human cost borne by the military's 9/11 generation on Wednesday during a CNN presidential town hall moderated by Jake Tapper. Appearing before a military audience in Fort Lee, Virginia, Obama also...
AOL: In performances in the early- and mid-1970s, Bruce Springsteen sometimes played "Wings for Wheels," an early version of what would become his famous rock-and-roll romance, "Thunder Road." The best-known rendition of the song, preserved as part of a...
Public Technologies: (Source: African Development Bank Group) A regional corridor meeting, held in Abidjan, on the Abidjan-Lagos Corridor concluded Monday with calls for renewed commitment, accelerated implementation while also recognising the challenges ahead to ensure improved...
APO: The European UnionDelegation issues the following statement in agreement with the EU Heads of Mission in Kenya: As Ambassador of the European Union in Kenya and Ambassadors of European Union Member States resident in Kenya, we're happy to have met today with...
Topix: The AfricanDevelopment Bank will hold an investors' roadshow to attract as much as $7.6 billion in financing for a railway line linking Tanzania's port in Dar es Salaam with neighboring landlocked countries. The Abidjan, Ivory Coast-based lender is teaming up...
Business Day: THE African Development Bank will hold an investors’ roadshow to attract as much as $7.6bn in financing for a railway line linking Tanzania’s port in Dar es Salaam with neighbouring landlocked countries. The Abidjan, Ivory Coast-based lender is teaming up with...
Voa News: Views from around the world on Monday's first U.S. presidential debate between DemocratHillary Clinton and RepublicanDonald Trump: AUSTRALIA:   Richard McConochie watched the debate on a big screen in a Canberra pub and said, “To me, Trump aced it.”...
Richmond Times Dispatch: Views from around the world on Monday's first U.S. presidential debate between DemocratHillary Clinton and RepublicanDonald Trump: ____ AUSTRALIA RICHARD MCCONOCHIE watched the debate on a big screen in a Canberra pub and said, "To me Trump aced it." "He...
Bloomberg: The AfricanDevelopment Bank will continue to support Nigeria as the economy is too big to fail and important for the region, AfDB President Akinwumi Adesina said. “When you had the banking crisis, people said the banks were too big to fail,” Adesina said...
Bloomberg: The AfricanDevelopment Bank will hold an investors’ roadshow to attract as much as $7.6 billion in financing for a railway line linking Tanzania’s port in Dar es Salaam with neighboring landlocked countries. The Abidjan, Ivory Coast-based lender is teaming up...