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Côte d'Ivoire

Guillaume Kigbafori Soro

Date of Birth: 8 May 1972
Place of Birth: Diawala, Côte d'Ivoire


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Crisis summit as insurgents head south

However it wasn't long before responsibility for the attack was being directed at former prime minister and parliamentary speaker Guillaume Soro who's own fief Ferkessédougou is not far away...


An 80s classic

Former parliamentary speaker Guillaume Soro convicted in absentia on graft charges and sentenced to 20 years' jail is exiled in France...


Affairs of state and of the heart

Adding to that was the conviction in absentia on 28 April of the exiled former parliamentary speaker Guillaume Soro shutting him out of the presidential race...


Ouattara and son

Then the popular national assembly speaker Guillaume Soro resigned to launch his own presidential campaign and political movement...


Soro sounds off

Prevented from re-entering his country Guillaume Soro remains determined to stand in the presidential election (AC Vol 61 No 1 Portents over the presidency)...


Portents over the presidency

Guillaume Soro the former militia leader and the only politician yet to have declared his intention to stand was flying to Abidjan from Paris on 23 December when his private jet diverted to Accra after Soro learned of what he claimed was a planned attack on him on arrival in Abidjan...


Electoral arithmetic

Members of Côte d'Ivoire's National Assembly have been in session this week for the first time under the new Parliamentary Speaker Amadou Soumahoro installed by the ruling Rassemblement des houphouëtistes pour la démocratie et la paix (RHDP) to replace Guillaume Soro who quit the chair in February to launch his opposition career (AC Vol 60 No 4 All bets are off)...

Ouattara has lost his most charismatic if controversial potential heir – Guillaume Soro...

Soro threatOpinions are divided over whether Guillaume Soro has a real chance of victory next year...


All bets are off

On 8 February Guillaume Soro finally left his post as Speaker of parliament after he failed to show up for the RHDP founding rally...


A rapidly growing field

These were hitherto seen as the RDR's Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly or Defence Minister Hamed Bakayoko and the PDCI vice-president Daniel Kablan Duncan or Energy Minister Thierry Tanoh or even the increasingly estranged Parliamentary Speaker Guillaume Soro (nominally RDR) (AC Vol 59 No 3 Jockeying for position and Vol 59 No 14 Move over grandad)...


Lining up for battle

The three protagonists will be former rebel leader and current Parliament Speaker Guillaume Soro defence minister and former presidential favourite Hamed Bakayoko and the latest anointed heir Amadou Gon Coulibaly the current Prime Minister...


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