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28-Oct-2020 to 13:17

Police superintendent, thug killed in Abidjan bar firefight

APA - Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — An Ivorian policeman and a bandit have been killed after a brawl in a bar in Abidjan degenerated into a firefight on Tuesday evening.

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26-Oct-2020 to 20:05

Ivorian victims group denounces incitement to ethnic clashes

APA-Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — Cote d’Ivoire’s victims group (CVCI), an organization of victims of crises in the country, on Monday denounced incitement to ethnic skirmishes in the neighborhoods of Yopougon in the west of the Ivorian economic capital Abidjan less than a week before the presidential election.

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26-Oct-2020 to 19:48

Over 3 million withdraw voters' cards - Ivorian IEC

APA-Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — Some 3,084,288 Ivorians have effectively withdrawn their voters' cards over the period October 14 to 25, representing 41.15 percent of the 7,495,082 registered on the national polling list, the electoral commission has announced in a statement on Monday.

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23-Oct-2020 to 19:50

Ivorian Minister of Territorial Administration dies

APA - Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — Ivorian Prime Minister, Hamed Bakayoko, on Friday, announced in Abidjan, the “sudden death” of the Minister of Territorial Administration and Decentralization, Sidiki Diakite.

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22-Oct-2020 to 18:02

Ivorian gendarmerie calls for calm following inter-community conflict in Dabou

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The senior commander of the Ivorian gendarmerie, Major General Alexandre Apalo Touré, on Wednesday evening called on the people of Dabou (west of Abidjan) for “calm and restraint” following an inter-community conflict related to the October 31 presidential election in Cote d’Ivoire.

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21-Oct-2020 to 17:03

Civil disobedience caused CFA 2 bln damage on city buses - Ivorian minister

APA - Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — The damage caused to buses of the Societe des Transports Abidjanais (SOTRA) due to the civil disobedience movement launched by the Ivorian opposition amounts to over than two billion CFA francs, the Minister of Transport, Amadou Kone, announced in a statement on Wednesday.

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20-Oct-2020 to 19:13

Students, thugs clashes at Cocody University leave several injured

APA - Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — Violent clashes at the University Felix Houphouet-Boigny in Abidjan, the country’s largest university, between students and unidentified individuals left several people injured on Tuesday, APA can report in the Ivorian economic capital.

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