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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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Smart money, prickly politics

Ex-President Laurent Gbagbo’s trial at the Hague may raise ethnic and political tension but if President Alassane Dramane Ouattara can keep the lid on this the promising economic prospects may help the country to recover well from the recent violence...


Gbagbo to the Hague, nation to the polls

The arrest of former President Laurent Gbagbo by the International Criminal Court and his rendition to the Hague on 30 November prompted surprisingly little protest given that 46% of Ivorians had voted for him in elections almost exactly a year ago...


ICC bags Gbagbo first

The International Criminal Court may have accelerated the arrest and rendition of ex-President Laurent Gbagbo to the Hague because of the discovery of an apparent plot to spring him from house arrest in the northern town of Korhogo we hear...


The past is another country

Luanda appears willing to forget its past strong support for Côte d’Ivoire’s then President Laurent Gbagbo and reconcile with his successor Alassane Dramane Ouattara but there is much to forgive say sources in both countries (AC Vol 52 No 20 New leaf)...


They don’t seek him here...

More information is emerging about ex-President Laurent Gbagbo’s former Youth Minister Charles Blé Goudé leader of the Jeunes Patriotes...


Economy recovers, security wobbles

The five-year terms of the 225 members of parliament were prolonged because of the crisis but President Laurent Gbagbo effectively ruled by decree from 2005...


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