Police nab travellers from Abidjan at Ibadan tollgate
Contrary to the directive that inter-state movement be halted in Lagos, Ogun and Oyo state to prevent transmission of the coronavirus pandemic, passengers travelling from Abidjan
Crowd in Ivory Coast destroys coronavirus test centre
Residents in a working-class district of the Ivory Coast city of Abidjan on Sunday destroyed a coronavirus testing centre that was under construction, police and health ministry officials said.
MASA, Africa’s grand performing arts feast, opens in Abidjan
The 11th edition of the Market for Abidjan Performing Arts (MASA) opened yesterday in Abidjan, the capital of Cote d’Ivoire.
Team Nigeria loses top spot to South Africa, Kenya
Team Nigeria has lost its number one position on the medals table to South Africa and Kenya at the 2019 African U-18/U-20 Athletics Championship, which ends today in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire.
Fatigue hits Nigerian athletes after two days road trip to Abidjan
This is not the best of time for Nigerian athletics. For three days and two nights, Nigeria’s athletes and officials to the 2019 African U-18 and U-20 Athletics Championships were on the road navigating their way to the competition venue in Abidjan, capital of Cote d’Ivoire.
Engine failure forces Air France A380 back to Abidjan
A mid-flight engine failure forced an Air France A380 jet with more than 500 passengers on board to turn back to the Ivory Coast capital Abidjan where it landed without further incident early Sunday. "We were flying over Niger (to Paris)... I saw a ball of flame for a few seconds and then a large…
Radisson Group consolidates African expansion project with 16 new hotels
In line with its expansion project in Africa, Radisson Hospitality AB, publicly listed on Nasdaq Stockholm, Sweden and part of Radisson Hotel Group, has signed 16 new hotel deals across Africa during the last 12 months, doubling their original 2018 target set for the first year of Destination 2022, the company’s five-year strategy. The Group…
Economic diversification to be highlighted at CEO’s forum
Still basking in the euphoria of successes recorded in its last six editions, the 2018 Africa CEO Forum, recognised as the biggest and most important meeting of Africa’s private sector, is scheduled for tomorrow and Tuesday, March 27, 2018, in Abidjan, Cote D’Ivoire. The focus of the event, which brings together more than 1,200 personalities,…