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Côte d'Ivoire

Guillaume Kigbafori Soro

Date of Birth: 8 May 1972
Place of Birth: Diawala, Côte d'Ivoire


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Squeezing Gbagbo's budget

His term in office was ended by the UEMOA summit in Bamako, Mali, on 22 January, where Côte d'Ivoire was represented by Ouattara's chosen Prime Minister, Guillaume Soro...


Two presidents, one crisis

Her warnings may have been prompted by claims from Ouattara’s Prime Minister, Guillaume Soro, that: ‘The last resources of state coffers were plundered to buy huge numbers of arms and pay Liberian mercenaries who are operating once the curfew sets in...


Holding their breath

The Forces Nouvelles (FN) have called for their former rebel leader and Prime Minister Guillaume Soro ‘and his government’ to be more involved in transporting ballot boxes...


And then, there were two

The CEI deferred to Prime Minister Guillaume Soro’s call for electronic counting, despite ruling this out a day earlier and pushing for a manual count...


Behind the election machinery

Ex-FN leader and Prime Minister Guillaume Soro may mediate between Gbagbo and his rival, Alassane Dramane Ouattara, in the second round...


A dubious election date, again

Defying those who say the government is not politically or administratively ready, Prime Minister Guillaume Soro announced that elections for president and Parliament will be held on 31 October...


High-stakes election

Sidiki Konaté, deputy to FN chief Guillaume Soro during the Ivorian war, often visited Conakry when Dadis was in charge, our sources stress, and the FN had links to the CNDD’s former advisor, the ingenious and talkative Idrissa Chérif...


Another temporary fix

Prime Minister Guillaume Soro, from the northern former rebels of the Forces Nouvelles (FN), also needs time...


The elections are coming, but don't hold your breath

Also present were Henri Konan Bédié of the Parti Démocratique de Côte d'Ivoire (PDCI), President in 1993-99, who was also excluded from the poll in 2000; and the serving Premier, Guillaume Kigbafori Soro, Secretary General of the Mouvement Patriotique de Côte d'Ivoire (MPCI) and leader of the formerly rebel Forces Nouvelles (FN)...


The contenders

Prime Minister Guillaume Kigbafori Soro (37) had a lucky escape in June 2007, when a rocket very nearly destroyed the transport aircraft in which he was about to land at Bouaké...


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