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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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Ouattara leads in a perilous poll

United in condemnation of Alassane Ouattara's bid for a third term but failing to present a coherent alternative the Ivorian opposition has all but written off its chances of preventing a first-round presidential victory on 31 October...

Ouattara's diplomatic headaches So often Alassane Ouattara has been at the heart of regional diplomatic efforts to manage other countries' crises...

    Vol 61 No 20 |
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Colonels concede – but not much

The presidents of Guinea and Côte d'Ivoire Alpha Condé and Alassane Ouattara have been most vociferous in their hard line against Mali (AC Vol 61 No 17 The junta haggles on transition) and will not have taken kindly to remarks made by their counterpart from Guinea Bissau...

    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...


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...

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