As Adama Coulibaly walks through the rain-soaked, muddy streets of Abobo in Abidjan, the 28-year-old tailor says he is disillusioned with President ... Alassane Ouattara. Over the past seven years, Côte d'Ivoire's economy has soared and is one of the biggest in the sub-region. But for one of the poorest neighbourhoods of the country's largest city, little has changed.
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The festival calendar ended with another superb edition of Film Africa London, showcasing 40 films from 15 different African countries across ... various cinemas in London. The programme was packed with lots of new talent, telling current stories in imaginative ways.
Ghana and Sierra Leone (see page 48) are the latest African governments to expand the provision of free and compulsory state education, shining ... a light on problems of poor teacher training, the lack of classrooms and the need for school feeding programmes.