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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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The past is another country

Luanda appears willing to forget its past strong support for Côte d’Ivoire’s then President Laurent Gbagbo and reconcile with his successor Alassane Dramane Ouattara but there is much to forgive say sources in both countries (AC Vol 52 No 20 New leaf)...

Some think Alassane Ouattara’s government might use that as leverage to encourage Angola to be friendly...


They don’t seek him here...

An Abidjan source claims the ICC had strong evidence of Blé Goudé’s involvement in the ‘Article 125’ atrocities so named after the call went out for 100 CFA francs for petrol plus 25 francs for a packet of matches – meant for setting fire to northerners or supporters of Alassane Dramane Ouattara...


New leaf

When Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf visited Luanda in September Angola asked her to help mend fences with Ivorian President Alassane Dramane Ouattara (ADO) say Abidjan sources...


Bringing peace to the military

President Alassane Dramane Ouattara is attempting to stabilise the military by reconciling former opponents while seeking to remove undisciplined elements...


Foreign policy flip-flops

His rival and internationally recognised Ivorian President Alassane Dramane Ouattara says relations with South Africa are now excellent...


100 days of ADO

Security jitters and financial worries have haunted President Alassane Dramane Ouattara’s first 100 days suggesting he is yet to entrench himself in office after a bloody six-month stand-off with his predecessor Laurent Gbagbo...


Favourite four

The four Presidents – Benin’s Thomas Yayi Boni Côte d’Ivoire’s Alassane Dramane Ouattara Guinea’s Alpha Condé and Niger’s Mahamadou Issoufou – present themselves as symbols of a new democratic wave in Francophone Africa...


Cocoa holds the key

After his grand inauguration at Yamoussoukro on 21 May and pronouncements on the need for Ivorians to reconcile and rebuild the country one of new President Alassane Dramane Ouattara’s most urgent if more prosaic tasks is to reform the cocoa sector...


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