Cote d’Ivoire: “We Are Bound By Fear” – Côte d’Ivoire’s Messy Presidential Election

Many citizens have experienced the election process not as an opportunity to express their voice but as a familiar contest among political elites.

When Côte d’Ivoire votes in the presidential election on 31 October, the fate of the nation will be at stake. Political tensions in the country are running high, there have been instances of deadly pre-election violence, and mistrust is rising.

Ivorians who go to the polls will be faced with a choice of just two candidates. The first is President…


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