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# cote-divoire - Monday 28 November, 2016

Zaha switches allegiance to Ivory Coast despite two England caps

Ivory Coast have secured the international future of Wilfried Zaha, who had previously played in two friendlies for England.

# cote-divoire - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

No, Didier Drogba has not retired yet

The Cote D’Ivoire legend says he is still in discussions with Montreal Impact.

# cote-divoire - Tuesday 1 January, 2013

The Evening Fix…now with added 1990s Daniel Craig

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

Côte d'Ivoire: 60 children killed in stampedes during New Year fireworks

The children, aged between 8 and 15, were killed in a stampede at a stadium during a firework display.

# cote-divoire - Sunday 14 October, 2012

Africa Cup of Nations match abandoned after fans riot

As Senegal trailed 2-0 at home to the Ivory coast, fans in the Dakar stadium turned to violence.

# cote-divoire - Saturday 9 June, 2012

UN condemns attack on peacekeepers in Ivory Coast

Seven peacekeepers were killed during Friday’s ambushes.

# cote-divoire - Friday 27 January, 2012

From The42 Out of Africa: here’s your daily round-up from the Africa Cup of Nations ACN2012 This post contains videos

Out of Africa: here’s your daily round-up from the Africa Cup of Nations

Salomon Kalou helped Ivory Coast book their place in the quarter-finals last night. Here’s how it all went down in Libreville last night.

# cote-divoire - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

From The42 African Cup of Nations 2012 preview: Group B AFCON This post contains videos

African Cup of Nations 2012 preview: Group B

Tournament favourites Ivory Coast feature in the second instalment of our guide to each team.

# cote-divoire - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

ICC issues arrest warrant for former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo

Gbagbo refused to cede power to his rival Alassane Ouattara after losing last year’s election, sparking violent divisions in the country.

# cote-divoire - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

Chelsea footballer on Ivory Coast's new truth commission

The Ivory Coast is swearing in the new commission, which aims to work at improving unity and recovering the damage caused during post-election violence.

# cote-divoire - Sunday 24 April, 2011

Urbi et Orbi: Pope Benedict XVI's Easter message

The full text of Pope Benedict’s address to the world’s Catholics, praying for diplomacy and dialogue in the Middle East.

# cote-divoire - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

Ouattara heralds "new era of hope" for Ivory Coast

Alassane Ouattara formally takes power – and asks his country to remain calm during the first days of his tenure.

# cote-divoire - Monday 11 April, 2011

Gbagbo arrested by Ouattara’s forces after more French strikes

The Ivory Coast’s disputed president is detained by French forces who then handed him over to pro-Ouattara opposition.

# cote-divoire - Tuesday 5 April, 2011

Take 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Opposition diplomats claim Ivory Coast's Gbagbo 'negotiating surrender' Ivory Coast This post contains videos

Opposition diplomats claim Ivory Coast's Gbagbo 'negotiating surrender'

The Ivory Coast’s ambassador to France – appointed by de facto president Alassane Ouattara – believes the game is up.

# cote-divoire - Monday 4 April, 2011

UN forces attack Ivory Coast presidential palace in bid to oust Gbagbo

French-led forces continue their bid to oust the incumbent president, who refuses to cede power despite losing elections.

# cote-divoire - Wednesday 16 March, 2011

"Grave abuses" committed in Ivory Coast conflict: report Ivory Coast This post contains images

"Grave abuses" committed in Ivory Coast conflict: report

Ivorian refugees have been pouring into neighbouring Liberia to escape violence.

# cote-divoire - Tuesday 8 March, 2011

Rebels take over 30-mile border stretch as Ivory Coast violence continues

Meanwhile, women take to the streets of Abidjan to protests against violence which killed at least seven unarmed woman last week.

# cote-divoire - Wednesday 2 March, 2011

Ivory Coast newspapers protest over alleged harassment

Over half a dozen newspapers say staff have received physical threats for weeks. Meanwhile, MSF says freezing state accounts will have disastrous effect on medical system.

# cote-divoire - Tuesday 1 March, 2011

Ivory Coast families trapped in church without food, water: UNHCR

UN refugee agency receiving increasing reports of violence and death amid the political uncertainty in Ivory Coast.

# cote-divoire - Wednesday 29 December, 2010

Ivory Coast negotiations to continue as Laurent Gbagbo clings to power

West African leaders delivered ultimatum to Gbagbo at yesterday’s meeting, but say further talks are necessary for breaking political deadlock.