Abidjan

Type: City
Name: Abidjan
Country: Côte d'Ivoire
Latitude: 5.33
Longitude: -4.03
population: 3,692,570
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 16 mins ago - 1 reports

Lebanese honorary consul for Benin assassinated

BEIRUT: Lebanon’s honorary consul for the West African state of Benin, Assaad Shaghouri, was gunned down by unknown assailants in neighboring Togo where he was about to inaugurate a private business, media reports said Thursday.MTV reported that Shaghouri, ... [Published Lebanon Daily Star - 9 hours ago]
First reported 23 mins ago - Updated 23 mins ago - 1 reports

(Special for CAFS) Cote d'Ivoire authorities vow to end extortion on roads

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.ABIDJAN, July 31 (Xinhua) -- Cote d'Ivoire's security authorities reiterated their willingness to end the two problems of road extortion and illegal military roadblocks.Senior civilian and military officials have began visits ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 23 mins ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 37 mins ago - 1 reports

AFP - fbl-Afr2015-CIV-FRA-Renard

fbl-Afr2015-CIV-FRA-RenardContributed by NAMPA / AFP.Football: Renard appointed Ivory Coast coachABIDJAN, July 31, 2014 (AFP) - Herve Renard, who guided outsiders Zambia to the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations title, was on Thursday named as the new coach ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 3 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

A mobile telephone recycling facility has been launched in Abidjan, the 5th in Africa

It is reported that Orange and Emmaüs International have launched their 5th African mobile telephone recycling facility in Abidjan as part of its ongoing commitment to encouraging recycling of mobile devices.The event was marked by the first container ... [Published Mbendi - 7 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Azonto sees progress

StockMarketWire.com - Azonto reports progress in all areas of its business during the quarter to the end of June. The group said it had also been able to further strengthen its technical team while reducing general and administrative costs through relocating ... [Published Stock Market Wire - 9 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

(Special for CAFS) Forum opens in Abidjan to discuss money laundering and terrorism funding

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.ABIDJAN, July 30 (Xinhua) -- Cote d'Ivoire's legal experts and representatives of financial institutions met on Tuesday in Abidjan to evaluate measures put in place by the country to fight against money laundering and terrorism ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 2 reports

New mobile phone recycling facility in Abidjan

Orange and Emmaüs International have launched their fifth recycling plant in Africa, in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. The first of these collection and dismantling facilities for mobile phones was opened in March 2010 in Burkina Faso. They have also been established ... [Published Arabianindustry.com - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Lebanese expat killed in Ivory Coast

BEIRUT: A Lebanese expatriate in the Ivory Coast passed away Wednesday, a few days after he was shot during an attempted burglary in the former capital Abidjan.Forty-year-old Mohammad Malak was born in the village of Beit Leif, south Lebanon, where his ... [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Lebanese in Abidjan Succumbs to Wounds after Sustaining Gunshot Injuries

:59A Lebanese expatriate in Abidjan succumbed to his wounds on Wednesday after sustaining gunshot wounds, the state-run National News Agency reported.According to NNA, 40-year-old Mohammed Malek, who hails from the southern village of Beit Leif, was severely ... [Published Naharnet - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Economy: Abidjan to host 9th African economic conference in Nov

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire – The ninth edition of the African economic conference will be held from 1 to 3 November in the Ivorian economic capital, Abidjan, on the theme 'Knowledge and innovation for Africa’s transformation”, sources close to the Economic ... [Published Afrique En Ligne - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Ebola outbreak in West Africa

A sign for a "maquis," a small African restaurant, in Kobakro, outside Abidjan, Ivory Coast, advertises their offerings, including bushmeat. The Ministry of Health has asked Ivorians, "particularly fond of porupine and agouti," a small rodent, to avoid ... [Published CBS News - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 3 reports

Drug trafficking incidents increasing at JKIA

Nairobi - Drug trafficking incidents have increased at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, following the arrest of a Nigerian man who was caught carrying heroine worth KES2 million on Monday, The Standard reported.Police state the man had inserted ... [Published News24 - Jul 29 2014]

Quotes

A statement from the Ivorian Football Federation (FIF-CI) on Twitter read: "Herve Renard will be the new coach of the national team of Cote d'Ivoire."
"I believe Africa is capable of revival", the Sovereign underlined, adding that "such an objective, however, will be attained only if Africa's sons and daughters rely on their own capabilities"
...Managing director Rob Shepherd said: "As we announced in our operations update on 28 May, less progress than anticipated had been made in recent months in regard to the gas pipeline that the Government of CôteCôte d Ivoire had indicated it was planning to build from Grand Bassam to Abidjan where the current installed thermal power capacity is located. "Recent developments however are positive with the government advising Vioco Petroleum Limited of its intention to develop new thermal power capacity in the Grand Bassam area close to where Gazelle is to be developed. "Vioco fully supports this revised approach as it should simplify the steps required to enable the Gazelle project to move forward expeditiously, which is clearly in the interests of all parties." At 9:41am: [LON:AZO] Azonto Petroleum Ltd Ord Npv share price was +0.03p at 0.98p Story provided by StockMarketWire.com"

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(Special for CAFS) Forum opens in Abidjan to di... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jul 30 2014]
Lebanese expat killed in Ivory Coast [Published Lebanon Daily Star - Jul 30 2014]
Lebanese in Abidjan Succumbs to Wounds after Su... [Published Naharnet - Jul 30 2014]
New mobile phone recycling facility in Abidjan [Published Arabianindustry.com - Jul 30 2014]
Evergreen adds clout to alliance as more mega s... [Published Cargonews Asia - Jul 30 2014]
Striking Photos Of The Worst Ebola Outbreak In ... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 29 2014]
XINHUA - (Special for CAFS) Kenyan police quest... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jul 29 2014]
Economy: Abidjan to host 9th African economic c... [Published Afrique En Ligne - Jul 29 2014]
Drug trafficking incidents increasing at JKIA [Published News24 - Jul 29 2014]
Nigerian held at Kenya airport in drug traffick... [Published Africa Review - Jul 29 2014]
Ebola outbreak in West Africa [Published CBS News - Jul 29 2014]
Suspected Nigerian drug trafficker seized at Ke... [Published Africa Review - Jul 29 2014]
Orange opens new African mobile recycling facility [Published 2Degrees - Jul 29 2014]
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Ivory Coast: Ebola case reported on Liberian si... [Published H5N1 - Jul 24 2014]
Via Lebabi.net in Abidjan: Ebola: a case registered in a village in Liberia border by Côte d'Ivoire. The Google translation:The outbreak of Ebola fever still rife in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone.  It causes many deaths. A suspected case of Ebola fever ...
Orange and Emmaüs International launch their 5t... [Published SocioLingo Africa - Jul 23 2014]
ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, July 23, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ —  as part of its ongoing commitment to encouraging recycling of mobile devices, launched in 2005, Orange promotes...[[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full ...
Nigeria: West and Central Africa Region Weekly ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 23 2014]
Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian AffairsCountry: Cameroon, Central African Republic, Côte d'Ivoire, Liberia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone CAMEROON 116,000 CAR REFUGEES As of 11 July, 116,449 CAR refugees have been registered by UNHCR ...
Côte d'Ivoire: Hendricks commends efforts ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 22 2014]
Source: UN High Commissioner for RefugeesCountry: Côte d'Ivoire ABIDJAN, Côte d'Ivoire, July 22 (UNHCR) – The UN refugee agency's Honorary Lifetime Goodwill Ambassador Barbara Hendricks recently met with stateless people in Côte d'Ivoire, where she ...
Ministerial Conference on “Providing Africa’s Y... [Published AfDB - News & Events - Jul 18 2014]
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