Of Open Skies for Africa
About two years ago in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Aviation experts from all over Africa and beyond declared that for air transport to grow and for African airlines to benefit from passenger traffic in the continent, African states must implement the ...
Cheick Tiote: Ivory Coast midfielder's body flown back home for funeral
The BBC understands that Tiote's family wants him buried in his home town Yamoussoukro but the Ivory Coast Football Federation prefers Abidjan. Hundreds of people, including former Elephants coach Herve Renard, were at Abidjan's international airport ...
Ivory Coast gunfire in Abidjan after mutineers paid
Paramilitary forces in Ivory Coast have fired shots into the air in several cities in what seems to be the start of a new mutiny. Shots were heard in the main city Abidjan, the capital, Yamoussoukro, and the western cities of Man and Daloa. The latest ...
Mutinous soldiers stage protests in several Ivory Coast cities
Soldiers fire into air in Ivory Coast's capital: Witness
Ivory Coast soldier killed as mutiny protests return
From the Ivory Coast to St James' Park - how Cheick Tiote became a Toon fan favourite
Born in Yamoussoukro in the Ivory Coast, Tiote played football barefoot in the streets because he could not afford a pair of boots. One of 10 children, he was born into extreme poverty but through a mix of natural talent and hard work he forged a ...
Heavy gunfire in Ivory Coast as military tries to end mutiny
Heavy shooting was also heard in Daloa, a hub for the western cocoa growing regions, and in Ivory Coast's second port city, San Pedro. Soldiers are revolting over delayed bonus payments, promised by the government after a mutiny in January but not ...
Renegade Ivory Coast soldiers reject government deal to end mutiny
Ivory Coast launches military operation to quash mutiny
Shots fired at Ivory Coast army HQ after mutineers' apology
Mutinous Ivory Coast soldiers seize control of three cities
... known whether the Ivory Coast government had asked for their help in calming the situation, as it has in the past. • This article was amended on 10 January 2017 to describe Abidjan as the economic capital of Ivory Coast; the official capital is ...
Heavy gunfire heard at military camps in Ivory Coast
Memorial service to be held for Ivory Coast star Cheick Tiote
Tiote, who played in England between 2010 and 2017, will then be flown home to the Ivorian capital of Yamoussoukro. The cause of death of the 30-year-old, who ... Visit CNN.com/sport for more news and features. Tiote is best remembered for scoring a ...
Former Ivory Coast and Newcastle footballer Cheick Tiote dies after training with Chinese club
Cheick Tiote's rise from playing barefoot in the streets in the Ivory Coast to the Premier League with Newcastle
Soccer-Former Ivory Coast midfielder Tiote dies aged 30
Africa's week in pictures: 9-15 June 2017
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Ivory Coast post office adopts three-word system
Ivory Coast has adopted a new system of postal addresses that will allow the whole country to receive mail deliveries for the first time. Every location is identifiable by a unique combination of just three words, allocated to 3m-by-3m squares. Until ...
Ivory Coast: Powering Africa's fastest growing economy
The country's phenomenal growth rate of 8.5 percent greatly contrasts with the rest of sub-Saharan Africa which has only seen three percent growth. But not every Ivorian is reaping the rewards. While the economy powers ahead, many citizens have been ...