04-Nov-2020 to 16:49

U.S. condemns violence, calls for “inclusive dialogue” in C/d’Ivoire

APA-Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — The United States condemns the violence related to the October 31, 2020 presidential election and calls on the parties to an “inclusive dialogue” to find solutions to their disagreements, the U.S. Embassy in Abidjan said Wednesday in a statement.

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03-Nov-2020 to 19:04

COVID-19 and W/Africa: 209 new cases, 2 new deaths in 24 hours

APA-Freetown-(Sierra Leone) — The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has recorded 209 new cases and 2 new deaths of COVID-19 in past 24 hours, official figures show on Tuesday.

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03-Nov-2020 to 18:18

Ivorian government denies intimidating Opposition

APA - Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — General Vagondo Diomande, Minister of Security and Civil Protection, on Tuesday, argued in Abidjan that patrols targeting areas where opposition leaders reside were only intended to “disperse illegal gatherings.”

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03-Nov-2020 to 18:12

C/d’Ivoire: Presidential rival conceeds to Ouattara

APA - Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — Kouadio Konan Bertin, also known as KKB, an independent candidate for the October 31, 2020 presidential election, on Tuesday, acknowledged the victory in the first round of Alassane Ouattara.

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03-Nov-2020 to 18:05

Ivorian government takes Opposition to justice

APA - Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — The government, reacting to the establishment of a National Transitional Council (CNT) by the Ivorian opposition, announced on Tuesday that it has submitted this case to the public prosecutor at the Abidjan Court of First Instance.

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03-Nov-2020 to 17:57

Senegal calls 25 players for AfCON qualifiers against Guinea-Bissau

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Midfielder Franck Kanoute and Moustapha Name will experience their first match in the Senegalese national football team during their two-leg match against Guinea-Bissau in November, as part of the AfCON 2022 qualifiers.

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03-Nov-2020 to 17:51

C/d’Ivoire: Alassane Ouattara reelected president in first round

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — The candidate of the ruling Rally of Houphouetists for Democracy and Peace (RHDP) has been declared the winner of the October 31presidential election with 94.27 percent of the vote, according to the provisional results announced on Tuesday by the Independent Electoral Commission (CEI) .

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