It is the French president's first visit to Ivory Coast's main city, Abidjan

France’s Francois Hollande starts Africa tour in Ivory Coast

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The French president has begun a three-day visit to West Africa likely to be dominated by security threats in the region and fostering economic...
Sierra Leone has been hit by Ebola, along with Guinea and Liberia

Ivory Coast blocks refugees amid Ebola fears

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Ivory Coast has blocked 400 refugees who fled to Liberia from returning home because of fears they could spread the Ebola virus, a UN...

Ivory Coast rainy season death toll reaches 39

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Abidjan (AFP) - Flooding and landslides during the Ivory Coast's rainy season have killed 39 people over the last month, officials said Friday. The majority...
Online sales have helped Demba Baradji's jewellery shop, Barradji & Fils

Ivory Coast stallholders turn to Kaymu online marketplace

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Ebay and Alibaba may be the world's biggest online marketplaces, but not in Africa. Few have access to them or have even heard of...

Moody’s assigns first-time B1 rating to Ivory coast, outlook positive

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LONDON: Ratings agency Moody's assigned Ivory Coast a first-time rating of B1 with a positive outlook, citing high growth prospects, but also flagged its...

Weeks of rainfall hampers access to cocoa grower Ivory Coast’s port

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Road damage caused by weeks of heavy rainfall is hampering access to top cocoa grower Ivory Coast's port of San Pedro, threatening to cause...
Former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo

Ivory Coast opposition claims ‘up to 1,000’ supporters in jail

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Abidjan (AFP) - Up to 1,000 supporters of Ivorian ex-president Laurent Gbagbo are in prison where several are subjected to torture, the head of...

Since Ouattara took over, the Ivory Coast has done well

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Since Mr Ouattara took over, the Ivory Coast has done well. The economy is expected to grow in 2014 by more than 8% for...
PayPal coming to Cameroon, Nigeria, Ivory Coast and Zimbabwe

PayPal coming to Cameroon, Nigeria, Ivory Coast and Zimbabwe

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(Reuters) – PayPal is entering 10 new countries this week, including Nigeria, Cameroon, Ivory Coast and Zimbabwe, providing online payment alternatives for consumers via...
A girl at a rally in Bonoua, south of the Ivorian city Abidjan, holds a placard reading 'Rape is a crime against humanity'. Photograph: Sia Kambou/AFP/Getty Images

Sexual violence cases in Ivory Coast and Liberia a challenge to...

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The lush, thick rainforests that run along the border between Liberia and Ivory Coast have witnessed unimaginable horrors over the past few decades. In...
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