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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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The price of peace

Côte d’Ivoire’s Great West region has been the site of deadly violence since civil conflict followed President Alassane Dramane Ouattara’s election victory over Laurent Gbagbo in November 2010...


Blaise wants compromise

Meanwhile, attempts by the President to enlist help from his old friends in Côte d’Ivoire, President Alassane Dramane Ouattara and National Assembly Speaker and former warlord Guillaume Soro, have backfired...


Long shadow of 2011

The Rassemblement des houphouëtistes pour la démocratie et la paix (RHDP) coalition is experiencing tension between its main parties: President Alassane Dramane Ouattara’s Rassemblement des républicains and the Parti démocratique de Côte d’Ivoire of ex-President Henri Konan Bédié...


Rising up against Compaoré

Three days after the three leaders had defected, Ivorian President Alassane Dramane Ouattara sent his National Assembly Speaker and former warlord Guillaume Soro to Ouagadougou...


Security crises threaten economic success

Côte d'Ivoire's President Alassane Dramane Ouattara said his country's civil conflict over the past decade had deadlocked advances in development but he added that the economy had started moving again under a national reconstruction plan aiming to create 200,000 jobs a year...


Row over exiles

President Alassane Dramane Ouattara’s government is sending undercover agents to Ghana to abduct or assassinate supporters of former President Laurent Ggabo there, according to senior security sources in Accra...


Keeping up with the Compaorés

Compaoré’s ties with the commanders of the Ivorian rebellion in 2002, their leader Guillaume Soro and with Alassane Dramane Ouattara, now President, rendered him suspect as a mediator in Côte d’Ivoire’s crisis in the eyes of the supporters of ex-President Laurent Gbagbo...


Pillars of the regime

He has good contacts with Al Qaida in the Islamic Maghreb and the two biggest players in Ivorian politics, President Alassane Dramane Ouattara and former rebel leader Guillaume Soro, now National Assembly President...


Com-Zone, come all

For now, he has President Alassane Ouattara’s protection but if Ouattara moved against him, Soro’s ties to the military-economic network would make him a dangerous adversary...


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