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Thursday | Vanguard

Ebola scare forces bush meat vendors in Abidjan to close shops

Most bush meat vendors in Abidjan, have closed shops following the fear of outbreak of the dreaded Ebola virus, the News of Nigeria reports.


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Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Daily Star

Lebanese expat killed in Ivory Coast

A man rest near a poster of Lebanon's President Michel Suleiman and Ivory Coast's President Alassane Ouattara near the presidential palace in Abidjan March 15, 2013.


Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Lebanon,

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Falmouth Packet

New arrivals to River Fal lay-up berths

The River Fal lay-up berths has welcomed another customer when the reefer Brazilian Reefer arrived from Kronshtadt near St Petersburg to lay up.


Related Topix: Weather, World News

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Daily Mail

Air Algerie plane crash site pictured as French president refuses to rule terror attack

First images emerge of Air Algerie crash site and victims, as French president refuses to rule out prospect of terror attack taking down plane and killing all 116 on board But Francois Hollande refuses to rule out a terrorist attack in area dominated by al-Qaeda linked militants and Tuareg separatists The first images have emerged of the crash site ... (more)


Related Topix: Air Accidents, Francois Hollande, Terrorism, Burkina Faso, World News, Africa,

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Randy Pastor Jailed 15yrs For Defilement

Pastor Nana Akwasi Agyemang An Accra Fast Track High Court yesterday sentenced Nana Akwasi Agyemang, the head pastor of the Ghana branch of the Shiva Linga Church in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, to 15 years' imprisonment in hard labour for defiling eight children.


Related Topix: World News, Ghana, Africa,

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Cote d'Ivoire: Avoiding Victors' Justice

Senegal's Minister of Justice, Sidiki Kaba, calls the interplay between politics and justice an 'explosive relationship.'


Related Topix: World News, Africa, Senegal, Prison, Laurent Gbagbo,

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Marine News

Ivory Coast Rain Fuels Hopes for Strong Cocoa Main Crop

Rain mixed with sunny spells last week in most of Ivory Coast's main cocoa regions helped the development of plentiful small pods, suggesting a strong start to the next main crop as the mid-crop tails off, farmers said on Monday.


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Sat Jul 19, 2014


Bukinabes jailed 20 years each for possession of firearms

Two Burkinabes, charged with possession of firearms before an Accra circuit court, were in a state of shock on Friday after they were handed a 20-year sentence each in hard labour.


Related Topix: World News

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Daily Times

French president visits I Coast to boost economic ties

ABIDJAN: French President Francois Hollande on Thursday began a visit to Ivory Coast to boost economic ties with a nation emerging from a long conflict that divided it and set back production.


Related Topix: World News, Francois Hollande


Orange to improve internet connectivity in West Africa

Orange recently opened West Africa's first very large-capacity IP Point of Presence .


Related Topix: World News

Wed Jul 16, 2014


Accused persons fate lies on interpreter

Two Burkinabes, who have been charged with possession of firearms before an Accra Circuit Court, would have to exercise patience until the court is able to provide an interpreter before the case could be heard.


Related Topix: World News

Free Republic

Ebola Virus Death Toll Up to 603; Ivory Coast Closes Border to Refugees

The news keeps getting worse for the West African countries that are suffering from Ebola virus outbreaks.


Related Topix: Africa, World News, Laurent Gbagbo

Cote d'Ivoire: Sexual Violence Fuels HIV Epidemic

Three years after the Ivory Coast post-election crisis of 2010 ended, rape is still a major problem and the security situation for Ivorian women remains bleak.


Related Topix: Epidemic, Natural Disasters, World News, Africa

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Daily Mail

Foreign embassies owe A 75m in unpaid London congestion charges

Foreign embassies owe A 75m in unpaid London congestion charges... and U.S. diplomatic staff have racked up the most debt with fines totalling A 8.1m Foreign embassies have notched up more than A 75million in unpaid London congestion charge debt over the last decade, it was revealed today.


Related Topix: Travel, United Kingdom Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, Nigeria, World News, Africa, Europe, Germany


70 Nigerians in detention in Abidjan - Embassy

No fewer than 70 Nigerians are currently facing trials in Abidjan for different offences, Nigeria's Ambassador to Cote d'Ivoire, Amb.


Related Topix: World News

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Dubai Int'l Holy Quran Award saw 48 memorisers so far [Emirates News...

The 18th edition of Dubai International Holy Quran Award has seen 48 out of 80 contestants so far.


Related Topix: World News, United Arab Emirates, Iran, Middle East, Africa, Congo,

New Vision

Ivory Coast rainy season death toll reaches 39

Flooding and landslides during the Ivory Coast's rainy season have killed 39 people over the last month, officials said Friday.


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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Los Angeles Times

In-gene-ious? Chimps inherit much of their intelligence, study finds

A chimpanzee holds lettuce at the zoo in Abidjan, Ivory Coast. Scientists at Georgia State University put chimps through a battery of IQ tests and found that much of their intelligence is inherited.


Related Topix: World News, Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, Georgia State University, Genetics, Medicine

Thu Jul 10, 2014


Ivory Coast stallholders turn to digital marketplace

Few have access to them or have even heard of them. Instead, Kaymu, whose website declares it the "number one marketplace in emerging countries", is rapidly cornering the market.


Related Topix: Internet, Science / Technology, World News,


Banks raise 200 mln euros for second Abidjan container port

Banque Atlantique, SocGen and Afreximbank have raised 200 million euros to start a second container terminal at Abidjan port in Ivory Coast, a banking spokesman said on Thursday.


Related Topix: World News