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Ivory Coast

Getheme Lokou, who lost an arm in a childhood accident, was crowned Miss Handicap Ivory Coast 2018 as her Cameroonian counterpart Laura Tchokotcheu -- also an amputee -- looked on.  By SIA KAMBOU (AFP/File)

Ivory Coast fights stigma with beauty pageant for disabled

Sunday, May 27, 2018

Cheered on by the audience, a young woman walks onstage in a glittering gown, beaming as she addresses the jury. But thi ...

Sunday, May 6, 2018

The party of Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara on Saturday voted to back the formation of a large unified party ...

Sunday, April 29, 2018

Hundreds of Lebanese expats in Ivory Coast voted Sunday in their country's first parliamentary election in almost a deca ...

Thursday, April 26, 2018

Earlier this year, Cape Town grabbed the world's headlines as it careened towards a water armageddon. Crippled by a t ...

Thursday, April 5, 2018

Ivory Coast's new senate took office on Thursday, defying opposition protests that the assembly was a costly rubber stam ...

Sunday, March 25, 2018

When? Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Sunday, March 25, 2018

Drones have become my passion, says Noursely Doumbia, who holds a degree in electronics and is currently learning to p ...

Sunday, March 25, 2018

Ivory Coast's ruling coalition won an overwhelming victory Saturday in the country's first senatorial elections, which w ...

Saturday, March 24, 2018

Ivory Coast voted Saturday in its first senatorial elections, boycotted by the opposition who have accused the electoral ...

Friday, March 23, 2018

The World Bank will provide Ivory Coast $1 billion for development, in particular to help it get more value out of its a ...

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure said on Thursday he won't play for the Ivory Coast during the international break ...

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Riot police in Ivory Coast on Thursday arrested protestors and fired teargas to prevent an opposition demonstration from ...

Monday, March 19, 2018

The infant mortality rate in Ivory Coast has halved in 20 years, the planning and development minister said Monday, poin ...

Friday, January 19, 2018

A former defence chief for the Ivory Coast's ousted leader was sentenced to 15 years on Thursday for conspiring against ...

Friday, January 12, 2018

A key figure in the security apparatus that underpinned Ivory Coast's ousted leader was jailed for 10 years for taking p ...

Friday, December 29, 2017

A 27-year-old woman from the Ivory Coast has been arrested on the Thai island of Phuket after an airport X-ray found mor ...

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

A former Ivorian minister was sentenced to 20 years in prison on Tuesday for complicity in a 2012 attack in western Ivor ...

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