Drogba Joins Montreal Impact in MLS Transfer
[CAF] Former Chelsea star Didier Drogba joined Major League Soccer's Montreal Impact on Monday, the Ivory Coast striker signing with the Canadian club after a rights transfer from the Chicago Fire.
Mixture of Ivorians, Burkinabes At Liberian Borders Poses Threat to Security - Senate's Security Committee Reports
[Heritage] The Plenary of the Liberia Senate has endorsed recommendations contained in a report from its Committee on Defense, Security, Intelligence and Veteran Affairs on alleged mercenary activities in Grand Gedeh County.
UK Gov't Refuses to Investigate Commodities Giant Trafigura
[AI London] In a startling admission, the UK authorities have informed Amnesty International that they do not have the tools, resources or expertise to investigate whether multinational commodities giant Trafigura conspired to dump toxic waste in the Ivory Coast.
Three Concerns Ahead of Poll
[IRIN] Abidjan -Five years after C├┤te d'Ivoire's disputed presidential election threw the country into turmoil and left more than 3,000 dead, its people are set to go to the polls again. Could we see similar unrest this October or will the West African nation turn the page and move forward?
Family Planning Fair Dispels Rumours, Empowers Women
[UNFPA] Ahua -As the crowds poured into the fairground in Ahua Village, in rural C├┤te d'Ivoire, it was clear that this would not be an ordinary festival. Instead of games and prizes, the village square was filled with midwives, health workers and educators directing people to private consultations on family planning.
Dussuyer Named New Coach of Cote d'Ivoire
[CAF] Frenchman Michel Dussuyer has been named as the new coach of Africa Cup of Nations champions the Ivory Coast to replace his compatriot Herve Renard, the Ivorian Football Federation (FIF) announced on Monday.
UNHCR Clarifies Ivorian Refugees Story
[New Dawn] The United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) has clarified that since the rise of the deadly Ebola outbreak in Liberia in 2014, it ceased voluntary repatriation of Ivorian Refugees here.
Over 14,000 Ivorian Refugees to Be Repatriated
[NEWS] The Deputy Executive Director of Liberia Refugee Repatriation Resettlement Commission (LRRRC), Kojoe N. Ross has disclosed that modalities are being worked out for the voluntary repatriation of over 14,000 Ivorian refugees.
Mighty Warriors Trip in Limbo
[The Herald] Grace Chingoma -The Mighty Warriors were last night still making frantic efforts to travel to Cote'd'Ivoire for the first leg of their 2016 Olympic Games qualifier, with authorities battling to secure funding for the trip.
Chipolopolo Under 23 Complete, Set for Ivory Coast Tomorrow
[Zambia Reports] Egypt-based striker Ronald Kampamba and two trial-outs in France Patson Daka and Patrick Ngoma have arrived in Abidjan to join junior Chipolopolo's campaign ahead of tomorrow's clash against Ivory Coast in the first leg of the final qualifying round of the CAF U23 Championships.
Air Cote d'Ivoire Begins Flight Operation to Nigeria
[Guardian] Photo credit livnewsAir Cote d'Ivoire has commenced operations into the Nigerian aviation industry with scheduled flights between Abidjan and Lagos, a move the airline said would go a long way to strengthen trade and diplomatic relations between the two countries.
Mighty Warriors Resume Training, Set for Cote d'Ivoire
[The Herald] The Mighty Warriors resumed training yesterday at Rufaro after boycotting Tuesday's sessions demanding their outstanding bonuses dating back to last year.
Air Cote d'Ivoire Consolidates Operation to Nigeria
[This Day] Air Cote d'Ivoire, which started operation to Lagos in January has said it is consolidating on the route, which has become the most promising and recently in Lagos decided to fete its business partners in Nigeria, including travel agents in appreciation of their support and also pledged to continue to provide the best service to the Nigerian passengers.
Cote d'Ivoire Steps Up Efforts to Stem Terrorism
[Focac] Abidjan -Cote d'Ivoire authorities have reinforced security measures in the northern regions that neighbour Mali, to guard against any jihadist attack, security sources told Xinhua on Monday.
Regulatory Body Withdraws License of Journalist
[MFWA] The Ivorian press regulatory body, Conseil National de la Presse (CNP), has suspended and withdrawn the license of Guillaume Gbato, a journalist with the Notre Voie.
Zambia's U-23 Head to Ivory Coast
[Zambia Reports] The Zambia Under 23 squad has left for Ivory Coast for Saturday's CAF U23 Championship qualifier match against the junior "Elephants".
AFC to Co-Develop U.S.$ 120 Million Singrobo Hydro Power Plant in C├┤te d'Ivoire
[Leadership] Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), a leading investment grade rated multilateral development finance institution and project developer, announced the signing of a joint development agreement with Ivoire Hydro Energy SA (IHE), an Ivorian project company, for the development of the 44MW Singrobo hydroelectric power plant (Singrobo) in C├┤te d'Ivoire.
Homesick in Abidjan
[Monitor] There is a nursery rhyme that tells of home-sickness. 'Home again, home again, where I shall see my home again... ' it partly goes. Abidjan got me thinking of this song.
Strengthening Economic Cooperation
[Ethiopian Herald] Recently, the Ethiopian Investment Commission and Centre for the Promotion of Investments in C┼Ćte ─ĆIvoire signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), which would serve as a guideline in commercial exchanges in implementing joint investment projects and boosting economic cooperation between the two countries.
Fraternit├ę Matin and Osiwa Executive Director Discuss the Foundation's Work in Cote d'Ivoire
[OSIWA] Tell us about OSIWA. Its mission and vision; its strategic objectives and focus areas.