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Alassane Ouattara

Ivorian president says he will stand in 2020 election if former leaders run again

1 December 2019, 7:53 AM

Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara said on Saturday he would run for a third term if his predecessors decided to compete in the 2020 election, a vote seen as a major test of stability for the country after two civil wars this century.

Denis Sassou Nguesso

Swiss orders Gunvor Group to pay $95 million in Congo oil corruption case

17 October 2019, 1:46 PM

Swiss federal prosecutors have found oil trading firm Gunvor Group criminally liable for corruption in Republic of Congo and Ivory Coast, ordering it to pay almost 94 million Swiss francs ($94.8 million).

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West Africa wealth inequalities reaching extreme levels

9 July 2019, 5:44 AM

A report by Oxfam and DFI said the vast majority of West Africans were “denied the most essential elements of a dignified life, such as quality education, healthcare and decent jobs”.

Zaha strikes as Ivory Coast reach Cup of Nations last 16

1 July 2019, 8:46 PM

Wilfried Zaha scored on his first start at this year’s Africa Cup of Nations as Ivory Coast clinched a place in the last 16 with a 4-1 victory over Namibia on Monday.

Kodjia goal hands Ivorians victory in Cup of Nations opener

24 June 2019, 7:03 PM

Striker Jonathan Kodjia struck 26 minutes from time to hand the Ivory Coast a 1-0 win over South Africa as the two former champions kicked off their Africa Cup of Nations campaign in searing heat on Monday.



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