Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast arrests armed group leader behind border post attack

Defence minister says 'very large' number of people held over June11 raid that killed at least 10 troops.

Ivory Coast arrests armed group leader behind border post attack

Europe

ICC hears prosecutor's appeal against Laurent Gbagbo's acquittal

ICC prosecutor says UN tribunal erred in clearing former Ivory Coast president on charges of crimes against humanity.

ICC hears prosecutor's appeal against Laurent Gbagbo's acquittal

Ivory Coast

Thirteen killed in Ivory Coast landslide, others missing

Twenty houses swept away in Anyama after a drainage channel burst following torrential rains in the Abidjan suburb.

Thirteen killed in Ivory Coast landslide, others missing

Africa

At least 10 soldiers killed in attack on Ivory Coast border post

No immediate claim of responsibility but analysts have long feared Sahel violence could spread to southern countries.

At least 10 soldiers killed in attack on Ivory Coast border post

Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast prime minister evacuated to France for medical checks

Gon Coulibaly, 61, self-isolated in late March because of possible exposure to coronavirus.

Ivory Coast prime minister evacuated to France for medical checks

AJ Impact

Chocolate danger: Ghana's cocoa output hit hard by dry, hot winds

Bad weather also damaged crop in Ivory Coast, which is world's top cocoa bean producer.

Chocolate danger: Ghana's cocoa output hit hard by dry, hot winds

Africa

Ivory Coast demolitions: Shantytown near airport cleared

Tens of thousands of residents by Abidjan International Airport left homeless in government move to demolish houses.

Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast issues arrest warrant for presidential candidate

Prosecutors claim ex-rebel chief Guillaume Soro was attempting to carry out plot against state authority.

Ivory Coast issues arrest warrant for presidential candidate

NewsFeed

Ivorian student creates African emojis

Meet the student from Ivory Coast who has created an award-nominated African emoji app, Zouzoukwa.

AJ Impact

West African CFA-Franc nations plan to move reserves from France

Regional central bank to manage the reserves and distribute them to partners around the world, says Benin's president.

West African CFA-Franc nations plan to move reserves from France

Arts & Culture

Ivory Coast music star DJ Arafat dies in road crash

Mourning fans gather at Abidjan hospital after news spreads of 33-year-old singer's death.

Ivory Coast music star DJ Arafat dies in road crash

AJ Impact

Chocolate gold: Ivory Coast and Ghana set a fixed price for cocoa

To protect farmers, the world's top two cocoa producers agreed to coordinate on 2020-2021 cocoa bean prices.

Chocolate gold: Ivory Coast and Ghana set a fixed price for cocoa

AJ Impact

Bitter chocolate: Deforestation in the Ivory Coast

The Ivory Coast and Ghana gave in to pressure from the global chocolate industry and suspended a ban on cocoa sales.

Bitter chocolate: Deforestation in the Ivory Coast

AJ Impact

Short Answer

New African currency: Will the 'ECO' replace the CFA franc?

The CFA franc's days could be numbered in West Africa.

New African currency: Will the 'ECO' replace the CFA franc?

Football

Morocco beat Ivory Coast 1-0 to reach AFCON's last 16

Youssef En-Nesyri's goal in the first half was enough to secure the top spot for the Atlas Lions.

Morocco beat Ivory Coast 1-0 to reach AFCON's last 16