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Finance Minister Heads to Abidjan to Take Part in AfDB Governors' Meeting

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Finance and Economic Planning Dr. Mohamed Osman Al-Rikabi left Sunday for Abidjan, the capital of the Ivory Coast to participate in the special meeting of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Governor, where the meeting is to include the East Africa's finance ministers. (AllAfrica)

Sprinters Ahouré and Ta Lou Claim Gold and Silver in 60m At World Indoor Championships

[RFI] Murielle Ahouré choked back the tears on Friday night after dedicating her gold medal at the world indoor athletics championships to her late father. Ahouré, who had twice won silver at the competition, clocked 6.97 seconds to take the honours ahead of her Ivorian compatriot Marie-Josée Ta Lou. (AllAfrica)

How Selective Justice Is Eroding Peace

[IRIN] Six years of post-conflict trials have wrapped up, but all those convicted were on the same side (AllAfrica)

A Country Still Deeply Divided

[Deutsche Welle] Over seven years after Ivory Coast's crisis, the country's political scene remains divided. Victims feel that they have not been equally compensated and army mutinies destabilized cities over the past few years. (AllAfrica)

Super Falcons Arrive Abidjan for Wafu Cup of Nations

[This Day] Nigeria's senior women national team, the Super Falcons, have landed in the Ivorian capital, Abidjan for the 2018 WAFU Cup of Nations tournament starting on Wednesday. (AllAfrica)

Transcorp to Launch Resettlement Action Plan Ahead of Transmission Line Construction

[FrontPageAfrica] Makeni, Sl -To give way for the construction of a 1300km transmission line from La Côte d'Ivoire into Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea, TRANSCO CLSG, in collaboration with the Government of Sierra Leone, will formally launch the Resettlement Action Plan (RAP) to settle families, who are within the corridor and affected by the project. (AllAfrica)

CHAN 2018 - Cote d'Ivoire, Uganda Share Spoils in Marrakech

[CAF] Cote d'Ivoire and Uganda settled for a barren draw in their ultimate Group B match on Monday in Marrakech. (AllAfrica)

Mulenga's Goals Down Cote d'Ivoire at CHAN

[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. (AllAfrica)

Chipolopolo Shoot Down Elephants

[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. (AllAfrica)

Soccer Star Drogba Opens School in Ivory Coast

[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. (AllAfrica)

Hambira Winner Gives Namibia Precious Victory

[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. (AllAfrica)

10 Things You Need to Know About Broke Former Arsenal Star Eboue

[Daily Trust] Former Arsenal full back, Emmanuel Eboue, has been in the news in the past few days after disclosing that he was broke. He also said he is considering suicide after losing his fortunes to his ex-wife. (AllAfrica)

Broke Eboue Gets Lifeline From Former Club

[Premium Times] Some form of help is already coming the way of Ivorian football star, Emmanuel Eboue, as one of his former clubs, Galatasaray, has offered him a coaching job. (AllAfrica)

Why Uhuru's Lawyer Is Searching for Ex-Arsenal Star Eboue in London

[Nairobi News] City lawyer Ahmednassir Abdullahi has reached out to former Arsenal star Emmanuel Eboue to give him legal advice on his divorce with his estranged wife. (AllAfrica)

Combating Africa's Inequalities

[Africa Renewal] Nelson Mandela, shortly after becoming the first democratically elected president of South Africa, spoke to both his countrymen and women--indeed, for Africans everywhere--when he declared, "We must work together to ensure the equitable distribution of wealth, opportunity and power in our society." (AllAfrica)

Closing Africa's Wealth Gap

[Africa Renewal] From "Africa Reeling" to "Africa Rising," there's a new narrative for the African continent, now showing promising signs of sustainable growth under more stable governments. (AllAfrica)

Africa's Fastest Growing Economy's Bittersweet Year

[African Arguments] Low cocoa prices have compounded tough economic times for Côte d'Ivoire. (AllAfrica)

CAF President Received By Ivorian Head of State

[CAF] The President of Confederation Africaine de Football, Mr. Ahmad, was received in audience today, December 19, 2017 by the President of the Republic of Côte d'Ivoire, Mr. Alassane Ouattara, at the state house. (AllAfrica)

CAF President Visits Côte d'Ivoire

[CAF] The President of the Confederation Africaine de Football, Mr. Ahmad, arrived in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire, early afternoon yesterday, December 18, 2017, for an official visit. He is accompanied by CAF 1st vice-president, Mr. Kwesi Nyantakyi. (AllAfrica)

West African Immigrants 'Dumped in Sea' Off Namibian Coast

[New Era] Keetmanshoop -Two foreign nationals were on Tuesday found wandering around Oranjemund's protected diamond area after they were allegedly dumped at sea and left for dead by a Chinese ship. (AllAfrica)

Macron Rules Out Reparations for Colonialism

[RFI] French President Emmanuel Macron has called for "reconciliation" of the ways former colonisers and colonised remember the past but ruled out reparations. Macron toured three African countries, two of them former French colonies, last week and is soon to visit Algeria. (AllAfrica)

President Back Home From Kenya and Ivory Coast Visit

[Shabelle] Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo has returned back to the country from a visit to Kenya and Ivory Coast last week. (AllAfrica)

Macron Kicks Off Africa Tour in Burkina Faso

[Citizen] French President Emmanuel Macron landed in Burkina Faso on Monday evening for the opening leg of a three-day Africa tour aimed at boosting France's regional influence and stemming the continent's migrant exodus. (AllAfrica)

Abidjan Summit - Questions Remain Over How Libya 'Task Force' Will Operate

[RFI] Questions are being asked about how exactly the UN, the African Union and the European Union will execute the gargantuan task of repatriating as many as half a million sun-Saharan migrants in Libya. (AllAfrica)

Abidjan Summit Ends, New Page Opens

[Cameroon Tribune] President Paul Biya and wife Chantal Biya left Abidjan yesterday, November 30 with rekindled hope after participating in the 5th AU-EU Summit. (AllAfrica)

Abidjan Summit - Joint Task Force to Be Launched to Free Migrants

[RFI] A task force to free migrants illegally detained in Libya backed by both the European Union (EU), the African Union (AU) and the United Nations (UN) is to be set up "in a matter of weeks". The new strategy was announced in the Ivorian city of Abidjan at the AU-EU summit. (AllAfrica)

Instability in Togo Could Have Regional Consequences - Buhari, Quattara

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari and his Ivorian counterpart, Alassane Ouattara on Wednesday expressed concern that political instability in Togo, if not averted, could have regional consequences. (AllAfrica)

President Farmaajo to Leave for Ivory Coast, to Attend EU-Africa Summit

[Dalsan Radio] President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed "Farmaajo" is expected today to travel to Ivory Coast to attend the African Union-European summit to be held in Abidjan on Wednesday. The two-day EU-Africa summit will, seek to enhance the partnership between the two continents which share a lot of mutual interest. (AllAfrica)

President Attends EU-AU Summit in Abidjan

[Shabelle] Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo arrived Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire, for the 5th European Union-African Union (EU-AU) Summit slated for Nov. 29 and Nov. 30. The President was received at the Houphet Airport by Ivoiren President Alassane Ouattara. (AllAfrica)

5th AU-EU Summit - HM the King Receives South-African President in Abidjan

[MAP] Abidjan -HM King Mohammed VI received on Wednesday in Abidjan President of the Republic of South Africa, H.E. Jacob Zuma, on the sidelines of the Sovereign's participation in the 5th African Union-European Union Summit. (AllAfrica)

Zuma Arrives in Ivory Coast for AU-EU Summit

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma has arrived in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, to attend the 5th African Union-European Union Summit, the Presidency said on Tuesday evening. (AllAfrica)