COAT OF ARMS
Government: Unitary Presidential Republic
Current President: Alassane Ouattara
Population: 23,740,424 (2016)
Land Size: 332,462 sq km (124,503 sq miles)
Major Ethic Groups:
- Tue - Jan 23, 2018: CHAN 2018 - Cote d'Ivoire, Uganda Share Spoils in Marrakech - AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire
[CAF] Cote d'Ivoire and Uganda settled for a barren draw in their ultimate Group B match on Monday in Marrakech.
- Fri - Jan 19, 2018: Chipolopolo Shoot Down Elephants - AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire
[Zambia Reports] Zambia maintained its hundred percent record at the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) with Augustine Mulenga putting up a stellar performance that not only won him man of the match but sent Ivory Coast packing from the tournament.
- Fri - Jan 19, 2018: Mulenga's Goals Down Cote d'Ivoire at CHAN - AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire
[CAF] Augustine Kabaso Mulenga scored in either half to power Zambia to a 2-0 win over Cote d'Ivoire on Thursday in Marrakkech, their second at the tournament.
- Thu - Jan 18, 2018: Soccer Star Drogba Opens School in Ivory Coast - AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire
[Vanguard] Ivorian footballer Didier Drogba has given back to his country by opening a school that will help no fewer than 350 children in the rural cocoa growing community of Pokou-Kouamekro to gain quality education.
- Mon - Jan 15, 2018: Hambira Winner Gives Namibia Precious Victory - AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire
[Namibian] CENTRAL defender Charles Hambira's 92nd minute winner helped the Brave Warriors to a landmark 1-0 victory over Ivory Coast at the Grand Stade Marrakech on Sunday to provide the first shock of the 2018 African Nations Championships.