Saturday, April 20, 2019

How the Return of Laurent Ggagbo could Shape Ivory Coast’s 2020 Election

Former Ivorian President Laurent Gbagbo’s acquittal on charges of crimes against humanity by the International Criminal Court (ICC) opens the way for his return...

Why is Former Ivory Coast President, Laurent Gbagbo in Belgium?

Did Belgium have a hand in Gbagbo’s release? Apart from a few names identified as registered expatriates working in Belgium, there is hardly any information...

Ivorian MP Alain Lobognan jailed for ‘fake news’ tweet

Alain Lobognan had tweeted on 9 January that the state prosecutor had ordered the arrest of a fellow MP. But the prosecutor said this was...

Ex-Ivorian President, Laurent Gbagbo Declared Free by The International Criminal Court

International Criminal Court gives Laurent Gbagbo last laugh, but were they right? Presiding Judge Cuno Tarfusser of the International...

Ivory Coast’s ex-first lady freed from jail

The former first lady of Ivory Coast, Simone Gbagbo, has been freed from prison after President Alassane Ouattara granted her amnesty in what he...

Ivory Coast ex-first lady Simone Gbagbo granted amnesty

In 2015, Mrs Gbagbo was sentenced to 20 years for her role in the violence that followed the 2010 elections in which more than...

Yaya Toure will join a rival for £1 per week to prove Guardiola wrong,...

Yaya Toure will forego big money to prove Manchester City coach Pep Guardiola wrong in the coming season, according to his agent, as the...

Father of Ivory Coast boy smuggled in a suitcase walks free

The father of a boy who was hidden inside a suitcase in an attempt to smuggle him into Europe has been allowed to walk...

Cote d’Ivoire offering its soldiers $26,000 as buy-outs to reduce army size

Ivory Coast will pay thousands of soldiers 15 million CFA francs ($25,782) each as part of buy-outs aimed at reducing the size of its...

Ivory Coast striker Georges Griffiths shot dead by car-jackers in his home country

Ivorian striker, Georges Griffiths, who plays for Hungarian Premier League club, Diosgyor, has been shot dead in Ivory Coast. The football star who was dubbed the...

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BREAKING: Snakes ‘Chase’ President Away From Office

Two black snakes have been found in the office of Liberia’s President, George Weah. Igbere TV learnt that the development has forced the former African...

Nigerian Immigrant, Kelechi Madu, Wins Assembly Seat in Canada

Indeed, anything is possible if you aspire… When leaving the shores of Nigeria over two decades ago, one would doubt that the thoughts of becoming...

South Sudan offers to mediate political transition in Sudan

South Sudanese President Salva Kiir has offered to help mediate a political transition in Sudan after the fall of autocratic president Omar al-Bashir to...