BONOUA/ABIDJAN Protesters in Ivory Coast set fire to a bus in Abidjan on Friday after deadly protests earlier in the week against the president's decision to seek a third term, and organisers elsewhere vowed further action against his bid to stand again.
ABIDJAN Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara's decision to run for a third term in office violates the constitution and will destabilise a country still recovering from civil war, his opponents said on Friday. | Video
ABIDJAN Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara said on Thursday he would seek re-election in October, formally accepting the ruling party's nomination to be its candidate and defying opponents who say the constitution forbids a third term. | Video
ABIDJAN Ivory Coast's electoral commission promised a fair election on Wednesday as the ruling RHDP party asked President Alassane Ouattara to stand again, defying opponents who say he does not have the constitutional right to a third term. | Video
ABIDJAN Amadou Gon Coulibaly, Ivory Coast's prime minister and the ruling party's candidate for an October presidential election, died on Wednesday, President Alassane Ouattara said. | Video
ABIDJAN Bakari Diakité normally celebrates the end of Ramadan by visiting the local mosque and hosting a large family gathering. This year, with COVID-19 still spreading in Ivory Coast's commercial capital Abidjan, he has scaled back festivities.
YAMOUSSOUKRO Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara said on Thursday he would not stand for re-election in October, ending speculation about his political future ahead of a vote seen as a crucial test of stability. | Video
YAMOUSSOUKRO, March 5 Ivory Coast President
Alassane Ouattara said on Thursday he would not stand for
re-election in October, ending speculation about his political
future ahead of a vote seen as a crucial test of stability.
ABIDJAN Authorities in Ivory Coast have evicted tens of thousands of people living near the country's main airport in response to the death of a 14-year-old boy in the undercarriage of a plane earlier this month. | Video
ABIDJAN, Nov 11 Below average rainfall mixed
with long sunny spells last week in most of Ivory Coast's cocoa
regions will improve growing conditions after weeks of wet
weather, farmers said on Monday.