The former rebel chief Guillaume Soro, who resigned as parliamentary speaker in February, chose the 17th anniversary of the start of Côte d'Ivoire's ... civil war to express his frustration with his former ally, President Alassane Ouattara.
African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM) in July announced the final close of its third African infrastructure investment fund (AIIF3) ... having raised $320 million, targeting Nigeria and East Africa. AIIM director Paul Frankish tells The Africa Report where the fund sees the most promising opportunities.
At first glance, the three major blocs that are expected to compete in the October 2020 presidential election in Côte d'Ivoire look almost identical ... to those that competed in 2010. But the political dynamics have changed dramatically.