Wednesday, 1st December 2021
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2 days ago
In two days, the Africa Investment Forum (AIF), an economic think-tank created four years ago as a marketplace of ideas on the region’s route to the world begins in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire.
22 Apr
Telecommunications firm, MTN is committing about $10 billion in the next five years to improving infrastructure, especially telecoms on the continent. The firm, which operates in about 17 African countries, with the largest market being Nigeria, said investment in the telecommunications industry is only going to increase in the years ahead. The President and Chief…
31 Oct 2020
Ivory Coast President Alassane Ouattara seeks reelection in a presidential vote Saturday marked by an opposition boycott and clashes over his bid to secure a contested third term. At least 30 people have been killed in pre-election violence, evoking memories of a 2010-2011 crisis that turned Abidjan into a battleground and left 3,000 dead. A…
30 Oct 2020
Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) election observers have arrived in Abidjan for tomorrow’s presidential polls in Cote d’ Ivoire. Eighty interim monitors are joining their 10 long-term counterparts who have in the last 12 days been consulting with politicians and other interest groups in the French-speaking country. Head of ECOWAS Election Observation Mission…
29 Jun 2020
The Nigeria Chess Federation (NCF) has denied abandoning international master, Oladapo Adu, who is currently stranded in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire since March
17 Jun 2020
So much for the African Development Bank (AfDB) headquartered in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire. The multilateral development bank has been in the news
24 Apr 2020
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
6 Apr 2020
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.
28 Mar 2020
Some indigenes of Osun State have been stranded after the Ogun State government denied them passage through its border while returning to their state of origin.
8 Mar 2020
The 11th edition of the Market for Abidjan Performing Arts (MASA) opened yesterday in Abidjan, the capital of Cote d’Ivoire.
20 Apr 2019
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.
17 Apr 2019
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.


36 mins ago
Donald Trump had a positive Covid-19 test, quickly followed by a negative, shortly before he went into a presidential debate with challenger Joe Biden last year, according to a new book.
40 mins ago
Manchester United co-chairman Avram Glazer has acquired a franchise for a new T20 professional cricket league in the United Arab Emirates, organisers announced on Wednesday.
46 mins ago
In renewing its efforts at fostering the sustainable development of the Nation’s socio-economic landscape, GAC Motor has once again taken a pivotal role in sponsoring the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) as the organization marks its 51st year anniversary.
57 mins ago
The Police in Nasarawa State has arrested a woman alleged to have stolen a three-year-old toddler in the state.
1 hour ago
President Muhammadu Buhari has urged a stronger emphasis on people-to-people relations between South Africa and Nigeria to evolve a bond that will be of benefit to both countries and the African continent.