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  1. In our opinion: To start to curb youth gangs and child sacrifices,...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Deseret News

    A strong educational system with children consistently active and involved in school classes and activities is not a cure-all for child gangs and being preyed on by adults - but it's a strong starting point. A strong educational system with children consistently active and involved in school classes and activities is not a cure-all for child gangs and being preyed on by adults - but it's a strong starting point.

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  2. Guinea 'blocking ex-leader's return'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    Guinea's exiled former junta leader Moussa Dadis Camara has told the BBC that the Guinean authorities are blocking his return home. His attempt to return via Ivory Coast this week failed when his flight was refused permission to land in Abidjan.

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  3. Ivory Coast leave Toure out of Nations Cup squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Channelnewsasia.com

    ABIDJAN: African champions Ivory Coast have left out captain Yaya Toure from their African Nations Cup qualifier next week as he reflects on his future international career, coach Michel Dussuyer said on Thursday. "He is currently in a phase of reflection as regards to continuing with his international career," the new Ivorian coach said in an interview on his federation's website .

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  4. .com | Ex-Guinea military leader thwarted in attempt to return homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News24

    A legislator from the opposition MDC has reportedly demanded that President Robert Mugabe return to parliament to explain his state of the nation address, "so that we may move on the same trajectory and be on the same page". Ouagadougou - Guinea's former military leader Moussa Dadis Camara was thwarted on Wednesday in an attempt to return to his home country from exile in Burkina Faso when the commercial flight he was travelling on was turned back, his lawyer said.

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  5. 'I was lured into robbery by a friend'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Vanguard

    A policeman serving in Imo State Command , who was arrested for armed robbery and car snatching, said yesterday he was lured into the act by his friend in Abidjan, Cote D'Ivoire. The suspet, arrested alongside another policeman for armed robbery, was paraded with 26 other suspected criminals at Anambra State Police Command headquarters.

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  6. Former Guinea military leader thwarted in attempt to return home-lawyerRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Reuters

    Aug 26 Guinea's former military leader Moussa Dadis Camara was thwarted on Wednesday in an attempt to return to his home country from exile in Burkina Faso when the commercial flight he was travelling on was turned back, his lawyer said. Camara has said he wants to stand for the presidency in elections in the West African state set for Oct. 11 and his lawyer Jean-Baptiste Haba linked the aborted attempt to return to a bid to prevent him from standing.

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  7. Guinea's ex-junta leader blocked from returning, lawyer saysRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Guinea's ex-junta leader was blocked from returning to the country, his lawyer said Wednesday. Moussa "Dadis" Camara's plane was diverted to Ghana, lawyer Jean Baptiste Haba said.

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  8. Cote d'Ivoire: The Lost Childhoods Behind Our ChocolateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | AllAfrica.com

    ... according to recent research by the US-based Tulane University. The estimated number of child labourers in Cote d'Ivoire has more than doubled, from 800,000 pre-crisis to 1.62 million now, according to a joint investigation by UNICEF and the ...

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  9. The lost childhoods behind our chocolateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | IRIN

    The International Criminal Police Organization rescues children, who were the victims of child trafficking, from cocoa fields in Cote d'Ivoire in June. ABIDJAN, 25 August 2015 - Twelve-year-old Arouna* stands shirtless in a cocoa field in southwestern Cte d'Ivoire holding a hoe, his ribs clearly visible under his dark skin.

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  10. Ghana loses $2.27b annually through tax incentivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | GhanaWeb

    ... for firms operating in the country's free trade zones, but employment has failed to increase in these areas. Cote d'Ivoire offers 50% tax exemptions to any firm willing to invest in regions outside of Abidjan, yet unA employment rates remain very ...

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  11. Pint-size thieves frighten Ivory Coast's largest cityRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this photo taken Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, pedestrians cross a main road with Ivorian flags in the background, in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. Ivory Coast taxi driver Mamadou Bamba had finished his shift and was walking home around midnight when a dozen children accosted him on the street and demanded his money.

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  12. .com | Pint-size thieves frighten Ivory Coast's largest cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | News24

    How viable are Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari's latest efforts in fighting Boko Haram? News24 speaks to a senior researcher at the Institute for Security Studies, Martin Ewi. Abidjan - Ivory Coast taxi driver Mamadou Bamba had finished his shift and was walking home around midnight when a dozen children accosted him on the street and demanded his money.

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  13. Residents of Ivory Coast's largest city live in fear of pint-sized criminalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | The Globe and Mail

    In this photo taken Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015, women sell fish on a street in Abobo neighborhood, were child thieves attacked a resident recently, in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. Ivory Coast taxi driver Mamadou Bamba had finished his shift and was walking home around midnight when a dozen children accosted him on the street and demanded his money.

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  14. Cote d'Ivoire: Authorities Suspend Private NewspaperRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | AllAfrica.com

    The Government-Run National Press Council On August 10 2015, suspended for one month the privately owned daily Aujourd'hui, according to news reports. The council said the suspension was in connection with a series of articles the paper published between July 16 and July 31, 2015.

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  15. Ivory Coast Former Prime Minister to Run for PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Voice of America

    Charles Konan Banny , independent candidate for the 2015 presidential election, shakes hands with Independent Electoral Commission President Youssouf Bakayoko after registering his candidacy for the presidential election in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, Aug. 21, 2015. Former Ivory Coast Prime Minister Charles Konan Banny registered as a candidate for president on Friday in elections in October, challenging incumbent Alassane Ouattara.

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  16. Endeavour hits pay dirt at AgbaouRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | The Northern Miner

    ... been on the hunt for valuable oxide resources at its flagship Agbaou gold mine, 80 km south of Yamoussoukro, Cote d'Ivoire, and new exploration results from the company have been hitting right on target. The latest exploration and infill drilling ...

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  17. Cocoa prices to get boost from farmer hoardingRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Agrimoney.com

    Cocoa prices are set to rise, as farmers in the Ivory Coast hoard beans ahead of an expected hike in the price offered by the country's cocoa board, Ecobank has said. The Togo-based bank saw prices set to rise ahead of the start of the new season, extending gains made this year.

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  18. Scientists Warn of Air Pollution Risks in West AfricaRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Environmental News Network

    New research by European and African scientists, including a team from the University of York, warns of the risks posed by the increasing air pollution over the cities of West Africa amid fears it could have an impact on human health, meteorology and regional climate. The atmosphere above West Africa is still one of the least studied and understood on the planet, despite its central role for the health and economic wellbeing of a large and increasing population.

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  19. Scientists warn of the risk from air pollution over the megacities of West AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | EurekAlert!

    New research by European and African scientists, including a team from the University of York, warns of the risks posed by the increasing air pollution over the cities of West Africa New research by European and African scientists, including a team from the University of York, warns of the risks posed by the increasing air pollution over the cities of West Africa - amid fears it could have an impact on human health, meteorology and regional climate. The atmosphere above West Africa is still one of the least studied and understood on the planet, despite its central role for the health and economic wellbeing of a large and increasing population.

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  20. 2017 Nations Cup: Sierra Leone 'host' Ivory Coast in NigeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

    Sierra Leone Football Association has announced it will host Ivory Coast in Nigeria for their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on 6 September. The Group I match will be played in Lagos as Sierra Leone is banned from hosting international matches due to the outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus.

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