COAT OF ARMS
Government: Unitary Presidential Republic
Current President: Alassane Ouattara
Population: 27,481,086 (2020)
Land Size: 332,462 sq km (124,503 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Thu - Sep 17, 2020: Presidential Election - Four Candidates On the Starting Block - AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire
[Cameroon Tribune] Incumbent Alassane Ouattara, former President Henri Konan Bedie, Gbagbo's former Prime Minister Pascal Affi N'Guessan and Kouadio Konan Bertin, retained for the October 31 race.
- Wed - Sep 16, 2020: Côte d'Ivoire Court Clears President's Contentious Third-Term Bid - AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire
[RFI] Côte d'Ivoire's top court has cleared the way for President Alassane Ouattara to seek a controversial third term, sparking violent protest in several cities. The constitutional council also barred former president Laurent Gbagbo and ex-prime minister Guillaume Soro from standing in next month's election.
- Tue - Sep 15, 2020: Court Clears Ouattara's Third-Term Bid, Gbagbo Disqualified - AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire
[DW] The Ivory Coast Constitutional Council has approved President Alassane Ouattara's bid for a third term in office amid fresh violence. Vehicles were reportedly set alight by protesters in several cities.
- Sat - Sep 5, 2020: The Long Path to a Green Future - AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire
[Africa In Fact] African economies looking for a sustainable industrialisation model find themselves at a crossroads with little time to decide the way forward
- Thu - Sep 3, 2020: Super Eagles to Play Friendlies Against Côte d'Ivoire, Tunisia - AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire
[This Day] For the first time in almost a year, Super Eagles will be in action as the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) yesterday announced two friendly encounters slated for October.