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Adama Bictogo

Date of Birth: 14 December 1962
Place of Birth: Agboville


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When the parties go to pieces

Adama Bictogo who shot up through the ranks heads the party as its Executive Director and central organiser of main events such as party congresses...


Many shoes to fill

One is Adama Bictogo 59 the RHDP Executive Director whose career took him from rebel circles to business and politics...


Old demons resurface

Ouattara finally has mortally divided his party and the RHDP is now set to become factionalised between the potential frontrunners for its leadership: Prime Minister Hamed Bakayoko party director Adama Bictogo and Secretary-General of the Presidency Patrick Achi...


Echoes of the dark days

The opposition gathered around the unlikely figure of the 86-year-old former president Henri Konan Bédié himself deposed in Côte d'Ivoire's first coup in 1999 could do no more than announce the creation on 2 November of a Conseil national de transition (CNT – Transitional National Council) which the director of the ruling Rassemblement des Houphouëtistes pour la Démocratie et la Paix (RHDP) Adama Bictogo instantly dismissed as 'an act of defiance against the authorities'...

It is equally unlikely that the RHDP will survive Ouattara's eventual departure: failure to find a successor – neither Hamed Bakayoko nor fast-rising star Adama Bictogo appear to be to the liking of other party bigwigs – could be fatal...


Affairs of state and of the heart

' Bit players with key roles Key roles in Ahmed Gon Coulibaly's expected victory in the October polls lie with influential Rassemblement des houphouëtistes pour la démocratie et la paix (RHDP) supporters in the machine such as party secretary-general Adama Bictogo – who has played a crucial role in pulling the constituent elements of the former alliance into a coherent party – and presidency spokeswoman Masséré Touré...


Ouattara and son

Party secretary general Adama Bictogo is a loyalist of the prime minister but lacked the clout to swing the machine behind him...


All bets are off

A fortnight of political drama in Côte d'Ivoire began on 26 January when President Alassane Dramane Ouattara and family appeared before a capacity crowd at the main stadium in Abidjan to launch the first congress of the Rassemblement des Houphouëtistes pour la démocratie et la paix (RHDP) organised by businessman and political heavyweight Adama Bictogo...


On Ouattara's terms

There was satisfaction all round particularly for the powerful political operator party financier and businessman Adama Bictogo who had been tasked with organising the congress...


Warning shots from the army

Agboville near Abidjan will be represented by RDR/RHDP bigwig Adama Bictogo the influential businessman who runs a lucrative online visa service the Société nationale d'édition de documents administratifs et d'identification (SNEDAI) and whose lake buses started plying the Ebrie Lagoon in Abidjan in December under the banner Société de transport lagunaire...


Parties to many disputes 

Other prominent party people such as its Secretary for Political Affairs Adama Bictogo have sought to reassure party activists that the RHDP will be very much like the RDR...


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