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Côte d’Ivoire

Henri Konan Bédié

Date of Birth: 5 May 1934
Place of Birth: Dadiékro, Daoukro Department


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On Ouattara's terms

Soro has used two major political events as props for his latest manoeuvres to play Ouattara and former President Henri Konan Bédié against each other...


Warning shots from the army

Ouattara's principal political partner PDCI leader Henri Konan Bédié has tightened his grip on the party pushing out dissidents...


Ouattara shores up legacy

Former President Henri Konan Bédié now Ouattara's political partner and the leader of the Parti démocratique de Côte d'Ivoire (PDCI) introduced the parentage clause (aka 'ivoirité') in the 1990s to exclude Ouattara whose father was from Burkina Faso from power...


Parties to many disputes 

Within the PDCI everything turns on the Daoukro Appeal which party leader and former national President Henri Konan Bédié issued from his fief of Daoukro on 17 September 2014 (AC Vol 56 No 12 CNC: who is who...


ADO looks ahead

In the PDCI even though the octogenarian Henri Konan Bédié has not signalled any intention to step down as leader there are signs of a generational change...


The election gets messier

Blessed by PDCI leader and former President Henri Konan Bédié this alliance is known as the Rassemblement des houphouëtistes pour la démocratie et la paix...


CNC: who is who?

Banny and Bertin resist what is known as the 'Daoukro Appeal' the call by PDCI leader and former President Henri Konan Bédié to line up the party behind the candidacy of President Ouattara...


Ouattara looks at second term

President Alassane Dramane Ouattara won the 2010 election as the candidate for the alliance between his own Rassemblement des républicains (RDR) and the former single party the Parti démocratique de la Côte d'Ivoire still led by the octogenarian Henri Konan Bédié (AC Vol 55 No 2 Long shadow of 2011)...


Polls beckon as Hollande flies in

At present the Parti démocratique de la Côte d'Ivoire barely features on the political scene because it can't choose a successor to the octogenarian Henri Konan Bédié...


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