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Côte d’Ivoire

Henri Konan Bédié

Date of Birth: 5 May 1934
Place of Birth: Dadiékro, Daoukro Department


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Reverse roles

Confidence in politicians and state institutions is at an all-time low after six years of President Henri Konan Bédié's rule...


Putsch de Noël

Ouattara was at the centre of a political row last year when President Henri Konan Bédié tried to stop him running for president in elections scheduled for this year...


Bédié's flashpoint

Crisis has come in the struggle by President Henri Konan Bédié to exclude from next year's presidential election the recently retired Deputy Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund Alassane Dramane Ouattara...


No holds barred

Now though President Henri Konan Bédié is determined to be re-elected and his government has launched a virulent campaign against his only serious rival Alassane Dramane Ouattara (AC Vol 40 No 17)...


ADO ado

The response of President Henri Konan Bédié's government is to sack three ministers in charge of visibly failed policies where the World Bank and International Monetary Fund insist on reform...


Alger l'Africaine

Despite their efforts Ivorian President Henri Konan Bédié and Malabo's President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo stayed away...


EU exports

When the International Monetary Fund accuses Côte d'Ivoire of opaque accounting (repeatedly) President Henri Konan Bédié blames his rival Alassane Dramane Ouattara (also repeatedly AC Vol 40 No 8)...


Fighting the Fund

President Henri Konan Bédié's attempts to make political capital out of his government's problems with the International Monetary Fund have badly misfired...


Down with tariffs

While the 50 per cent devaluation in 1994 did more good than harm governments are scared of raising the price of imports in capitals such as Abidjan and Dakar where Côte d’Ivoire’s Henri Konan Bédié and Senegal’s veteran Abdou Diouf face awkward elections next year...


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