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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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Not all necessary powers

After the 2 January attack on the two main army barracks, one rebel leader, Guillaume Soro, blamed it on his rival, Ibrahim Coulibaly ('IB')...


Five years

Rebel cafe Burkina Faso is the main market for coffee, cocoa and cotton from the rebel-controlled areas and a useful base for rebel chiefs, including Forces Nouvelles leader Guillaume Soro, who chooses to hold press conferences in Ouagadougou rather than Bouaké...


Time's up

Ivorian mutinies tend to be motivated less by politics than by pay and conditions (although Guillaume Soro, of the Forces Nouvelles, claims that he manipulated the pay-related mutiny in September 2002 for northern political ends)...


Twixt South Africa and France

Due to attend are President Laurent Gbagbo, opposition leader Alassane Ouattara, former President Henri Konan Bédié and Guillaume Soro, leader of the ex-rebel Forces Nouvelles...


Bongo for ever

Bongo accused Opiangah of wanting to emulate Côte d'Ivoire's rebel leader Guillaume Soro but there is no real danger of armed activism...


Another man with a plan

Gbagbo's arch-rival Alassane Ouattara, Forces Nouvelles leader Guillaume Soro and the long-suffering interim Prime Minister Seydou Diarra put their side of the story during visits to South Africa last month...


At war with the peacekeepers

The team put in place at the state television by Communications Minister Guillaume Soro, leader of the rebel Forces Nouvelles, has been replaced by a handpicked Gbagbo lineup...


Cocoa wars

Gbagbo's skill at dividing and ruling may even have stretched to an uneasy alliance against Guillaume Soro's ex-rebel Mouvement Patriotique de la Côte d'Ivoire (MPCI) with Soro's political rival, the dissident rebel Ibrahim Coulibaly, known as 'IB'...


No peace without justice

Guillaume Soro, political leader of the rebel Mouvement Patriotique de la Côte d'Ivoire (MPCI), claimed MPCI dissidents loyal to his exiled rival Ibrahim Coulibaly had tried to kill him on 20 June...


Season of hate

Traditional chiefs in the north oppose secession, as does Ibrahim Coulibaly, who remains in exile, accused of plotting a coup against Gbagbo, making him less of a threat to the Forces Nouvelles' political leader, Guillaume Soro...


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