It is with immense sorrow that we learned today of the death of the Prime Minister of Côte d’Ivoire, Mr Hamed Bakayoko. The Ivorian Prime Minister, Hamed Bakayoko, had been staying since Thursday, February 18 in Paris (France) for health reasons. The Head of Government was carrying out series …Read More
President Alassane Ouattara of Côte d’Ivoire holds meeting with Jean-Yves Le Drian, French Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs as discussions focused on bilateral cooperation between Côte d’Ivoire and France as well as regional and international issues.
AGENDA OF THE HEAD OF STATE FOR WEDNESDAY, MARCH 3, 2021 IN …Read More
This year 2021, we will accelerate the structural transformation of our economy by diversifying the industrial productive apparatus, improving the processing of agricultural raw materials and increasing mining production. The development of economic infrastructure and the increase in social spending will also be at the heart of our action.
The Sahel region’s Great Green Wall Initiative received a major boost from the African Development Bank on Monday. During a forum hosted by French President Emmanuel Macron and His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales, the Bank pledged to assist in mobilising up to $6.5 billion over five years, to …Read More
The proposed construction of a liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) storage facility in Côte d’Ivoire, has received an advise from two firms.
According to the advise, the teams of international law firm Gide, working with Ivorian law firm SCPA 3K said they encourage the national oil operations company of Côte d’Ivoire, …Read More
“Some lies have been concocted against me to render me ineligible for a second term as AfDB president. The bank has its rules, regulations and laws. And part of it is that any allegation must be substantiated with facts, evidence and documents. This is so that there can be believability, …Read More
A look at Infrastructure funding gap across Africa and remedies so far.
Key to enabling African economies to make the most of their opportunities is developing infrastructure in the region. Across the continent, new laws are being implemented and alternative sources of infrastructure funding are being sought in order to …Read More
African union mourns Dr. René Kouassi with a minute silence.
During the African Union’s Ordinary Session of the Permanent Representatives, a minute of silence was held in remembrance of Dr. René Kouassi. He passed away on Sunday 14th January in his home country, Côte d’Ivoire.
Dr. René Kouassi was AU …Read More
Tanzania will benefit from US-led initiative to invest in gas plants in Africa.
US companies will invest US $175 bn in gas power projects in Tanzania and eight other African countries. Other countries include Kenya, Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Nigeria, Senegal, Angola, Mozambique and South Africa.
The countries were picked for …Read More
Air Côte D’Ivoire secures €98m loan and €17.06m Partial Risk Guarantee for its expansion program
The Board of Directors of African Development Bank (AfDB) Group have approved a total of €98m loan for Air Côte D’Ivoire to enable the airline expand its operations. The loan consists of a €51.16 million …Read More