New government formed in Ivory Coast

2012-03-14 08:57

Ivory Coast's president Alassane Ouattara has taken the crucial post of defence minister in the country’s newly unveiled government.

Mystery surrounds Ivorian warlord's death

2011-04-29 15:04

IB Coulibaly, the renegade warlord who made no secret of his presidential ambitions, said he was being targeted for assassination just two days before he died this week.

I Coast's Soro meets Jonathan on crisis

2011-01-21 14:34

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has held talks with the prime minister of Ivory Coast’s internationally recognised government after the latest attempt to mediate the crisis in Abidjan failed.

PM calls for ICC mission to Ivory Coast

2010-12-23 11:30

Presidential claimant Alassane Ouattara’s prime minister has called for the ICC to send a mission to the Ivory Coast to prosecute crimes during the deadly political stand-off.

Gbagbo rivals declare new government

2010-12-05 21:21

Rivals contesting Laurent Gbagbo's claim to the presidency of Ivory Coast say they have formed a new government for the country under the incumbent prime minister, former rebel Guillaume Soro.

Ivory Coast behind vote schedule

2010-10-26 19:18

Ivory Coast is behind schedule in preparing for presidential elections, but the electoral commission says it is confident the overdue vote will go ahead.


Ouattara headed for assembly control

2011-12-15 09:35

Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara's party is headed for a parliamentary majority, as former strongman Laurent Gbagbo awaits trial in The Hague.

Ivory Coast: Force still 'best option'

2011-01-26 22:46

The prime minister in Ivory Coast's internationally recognised government say that force is still the best option to resolve his country's political deadlock.

TIMELINE: Ivory Coast's troubled decade

2010-12-26 11:31

A bitter power struggle following a disputed presidential election has killed nearly 200 people and risks plunging Ivory Coast back into conflict.

Use force to oust Gbagbo - Ouattara PM

2010-12-22 22:32

Ivory Coast presidential claimant Alassane Ouattara's prime minister has called for the international community to use force to remove Laurent Gbagbo from power.

Ivory Coast run-off pushed back

2010-11-09 18:02

The Ivory Coast government has announced it has postponed the presidential run-off vote by one week to November 28.

Ivory Coast's political players

2010-08-26 09:58

The prospect of peace in Ivory Coast after the government announced an election date has left Ivorians cautiously optimistic about the future.

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