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Côte d’Ivoire

Laurent Gbagbo

Date of Birth: 31 May 1945
Place of Birth: Mama village, near Gagnoa


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Pressure mounts on Zida

Already, Ivorian opposition politicians, especially ex-President Laurent Gbagbo's Front populaire ivoirien, are up in arms...


Clash of the Titans

Nigeria resented South Africa's presence in what it considers its back yard when Pretoria sent troops to Central African Republic and a warship to Côte d'Ivoire during the Laurent Gbagbo crisis...


Polls beckon as Hollande flies in

French Defence Minister Jean-Yves le Drian and Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius were also prominent in the delegation and Hollande also used the occasion to announce the end of the Licorne force, deployed in Côte d'Ivoire since September 2002 and which played a key role in overthrowing President Laurent Gbagbo (AC Vol 52 No 18, Gbagbo: France's part in his downfall)...


Africa policy moves up the agenda

Similar effort has been put into cultivating Nigeria, where opinions about France had long been influenced by its support for Biafra's separatists in the 1960s, and South Africa, whose position supporting ex-President Laurent Gbagbo in the Ivorian crisis of 2010-11 was radically different from that of Paris...


Dos Santos turns the page

The two countries differed over France's role in the ousting of Côte d'Ivoire's President Laurent Gbagbo in 2011 but have been working more closely on the crisis in Central African Republic...


Who will follow Blé Goudé to the Hague?

He had fled to Ghana after the fall of president Laurent Gbagbo in April 2011 but was arrested there and sent to Côte d’Ivoire in January 2013 (AC Vol 55 No 4, The price of peace & Vol 54 No 2, Blé Goudé arrested)...


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...


Long shadow of 2011

And will the party of ex-President Laurent Gbagbo, the Front populaire ivoirien (FPI), field a candidate...


Taylor goes down alone

Two serving African Presidents, Kenya's Uhuru Kenyatta and Sudan's Omer Hassan Ahmed el Beshir, and one former President, Côte d'Ivoire's Laurent Gbagbo, have been charged with crimes against humanity at the ICC...


Bringing it all back home

On the same day, judges at the ICC told Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda that the case against Laurent Gbagbo, the deposed President of Côte d’Ivoire, was not strong enough to go to trial...


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