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Côte d’Ivoire

Alassane Dramane Ouattara (ADO)

Date of Birth: 1 January 1942
Place of Birth: Dimbokro


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    Vol 61 No 17 |
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The junta haggles on transition

Regional presidents with the hawkish Alassane Ouattara of Côte d'Ivoire and Guinea's Alpha Condé in the lead started out by demanding IBK's return backed by draconian sanctions the closure of all borders and the suspension of all trade links...

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The downside of a landslide

That the Commission électorale indépendante (CEI) would clear President Alassane Ouattara to stand for a third term – as happened on 24 August – was never in doubt despite the questions about its legality that have dominated public debate...


    Vol 61 No 17 |
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No road back for Keïta

It was said to be influenced by Alpha Condé and Alassane Ouattara the Presidents of Guinea and Côte d'Ivoire who are both standing for constitutionally questionable re-elections to third terms this year...


The Presidents' club backs Keïta

On 23 July a procession of regional heads of state gathered in Bamako: President Muhammadu Buhari (Nigeria) Mahamadou Issoufou (Niger) Nana Akufo-Addo (Ghana) Alassane Ouattara (Côte d'Ivoire) and Macky Sall (Senegal)...


Quest for a new dauphin

It was only in March that President Alassane Ouattara after finally giving up the idea of standing for a third term of office effectively anointed the uncharismatic Gon Coulibaly to succeed him as presidential candidate for the ruling Rassemblement des Houphouëtistes pour le Développement et la Paix (RHDP – AC Vol 61 No 12 Affairs of state and of the heart)...


An 80s classic

Still convalescing in France after the fitting of a heart stent the prime minister is President Alassane Ouattara's hand-picked successor but could struggle to enthuse voters in regions outside his northern base...


Affairs of state and of the heart

It comes at a bad moment for President Alassane Ouattara and the governing Rassemblement des houphouëtistes pour la démocratie et la paix (RHDP) as their candidate in the presidential elections due in October – Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly – is resting in Paris after cardiac treatment...

The choice of such a replacement could be made by President Alassane Ouattara but the party may opt for a primary contest because of its value in uniting the party's various strands around the victor...


Steinmetz deal bears fruit

Condé first sought to reconcile with Steinmetz sources in Guinea told Africa Confidential after seeking advice from President Alassane Ouattara of Côte d'Ivoire...


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