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Côte d’Ivoire

Henri Konan Bédié

Date of Birth: 5 May 1934
Place of Birth: Dadiékro, Daoukro Department
Died: 1 August 2023


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Milosevic effect

The gendarmérie refused to protect the previous civilian President Henri Konan-Bédié when he was overthrown by a military putsch last December (AC Vol 41 No 1)...


Gueï goes it alone

The Parti Démocratique de la Côte d'Ivoire - formerly the ruling single party - backs Emile-Constant Bombet President Henri Konan Bédié's Interior Minister until Gueï's coup; he could be disqualified because he stands accused of embezzlement...


The national question

So Gueï has lately been appealing for reconciliation with the ousted President Henri Konan Bédié (AC Vol 41 No 9) who has been in Paris since Gueï's coup d'état on 24 December...


The lobbyists' list

Contract fee: $30 000 linked to possible visit to USA by the then President Henri Konan-Bédié...


Cheque in the post

Gueï has enlisted the services of colourful French lawyer Jacques Vergés to try to track down some of the millions spirited away by the government of Henri Konan-Bédié...


Deferred

It is intended to get rid of some of the worst excesses of former President Henri Konan Bédié's government such as a seven-year presidential term and a senate appointed by the executive...


Tables turned

He had no objection to French bases in Senegal but would not allow Paris to use them to restore Ivorian ex-President Henri Konan-Bédié though he had no objection to French troops restoring 'a democratically elected president' who had been overthrown...


Mon général

Suspicions that Gueï plans to stay in power have been fuelled by his move from the defence headquarters at Camp Galliéni to the palace formerly occupied by the President Henri Konan Bédié and by his appointment of 23 presidential advisors and staff...


Brave new century

Robert Guei's coup against President Henri Konan Bédié proved popular at least among Ivorians suffering from the regime's xenophobia and economic mismanagement...


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