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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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Regional confrontation looms

On the West African side, Côte d’Ivoire’s President Alassane Ouattara as new Chairman of Ecowas is the titular leader of the intervention, but he faces a new insurgency at home from forces loyal to ousted President Laurent Gbagbo...


Ouattara under threat again

On 12 October, the United Nations Security Council discussed a worrying report by a UN Group of Experts that says that supporters of former President Laurent Gbagbo are bent on destabilising the government of President Alassane Dramane Ouattara...


Gbagbo’s Ghana connection

Ironically, some Gbagbo loyalists appear to depend on support from within the government of President Alassane Dramane Ouattara, too...


Not out of the woods

Monrovia denied the charges, then pledged its full cooperation to Ivorian President Alassane Dramane Ouattara, issuing lists of wanted ex-mercenaries, closing the border, helping to send Ivorian suspects home and launching ‘Operation Restore Hope’ in the east...


    Vol 53 No 18 |
  • MALI

Sidelining Blaise

The official request came on 4 September and announced by the Ecowas Chairman, Ivorian President Alassane Dramane Ouattara, the next day...


    Vol 53 No 17 |
  • MALI

Intervention plan revealed

Ecowas Chairman Ivorian President Alassane Dramane Ouattara has taken this as a slight, despite their previously warm relations, because he had already tasked Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan with this job...


Obsequies and summitry

Most regional heads of state – Nigeria's Goodluck Jonathan, Côte d'Ivoire's Alassane Dramane Ouattara, Liberia's Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, Benin's Thomas Yayi Boni (who currently chairs the African Union) – will attend...


The officers’ mess

After seven regional summits on the Mali and Guinea-Bissau crises in just five months, President Alassane Dramane Ouattara is determined to reinforce West Africa's defences against coups d'état...


Ivorian justice questioned

Crimes committed before the civil war of 2011 should be treated differently from those committed by both sides during the conflict, Côte d'Ivoire's President Alassane Dramane Ouattara argues...


A diplomatic coup in Addis

Of his cheerleaders, only three presidents – Gabon’s Ali Ben Bongo, Côte d’Ivoire’s Alassane Dramane Ouattara and Burkina Faso’s Blaise Compaoré – helped at the conference...


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