A court in Ivory Coast on Tuesday found former first lady Simone Gbagbo guilty of charges related to her role in a 2011 post-election crisis in which around 3,000 people were killed, sentencing her to 20 years in prison, her lawyer said. Gbagbo, who is also wanted by the International
Former Ivorian First Lady Mrs Simone Gbagbo has been sentenced to 20 years imprisonment by an Ivorian court for organizing post election violence after her husband, Laurent Gbagbo lost out in the 2010 Presidential elections in Ivory Coast. In a unanimous judgement today March 10th, the court said Mrs Gbagbo
Simone Gbagbo: Ivory Coast’s ‘Iron Lady’ jailed for 20 years A court in Ivory Coast on Tuesday sentenced former first lady Simone Gbagbo to a 20-year prison term on charges of “undermining state security” during post-election violence in 2010-2011 that left nearly 3,000 dead.
Africa Cup Of Nations winner, Wilfried Bony has trained with his new Manchester City team-mates for the very first time today Bony joined Manchester City for a fee of around £28m Swansea during the transfer window before heading back to Equatorial Guinea for the Nations cup
Even when the goal you hope to achieve seems like a daunting task, you must never lose faith. Keep your eyes on the prize, and victory is certain – Ivory Coast’s Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) win exemplifies this viewpoint. The Ivory Coast football team, Les Éléphants, won the 2015
Ivory Coast defeated Ghana to win the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), in a penalty shootout, beating Ghana 9-8 on penalties. after neither team could score a goal throughout the match. This victory for Ivory Coast is a special and dramatic one as it represents the team’s first Africa Cup of Nations
The head coach of Ivory Coast, Herve Renard has revealed he is confident of his side’s ability to overcome Ghana in tomorrow’s AFCON final. “Today I’m feeling every day the same way and same team spirit that we had with Zambia in 2012.
Ghana have sealed their place in the finals where they will now meet fellow West Africans, Ivory Coast. The post AFCON 2015: Crowd disturbances mar semi-final as Ghana scale through appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
Ivory Coast will now wait to face whoever emerges winner in the Thursday’s other semifinal game between Ghana and hosts Equatorial Guinea The post AFCON 2015: Yaya Toure leads Ivory Coast into final appeared first on Premium Times Nigeria.
A 3-1 for Ivory Coast over DR Congo saw the clinch a place in the final of the 2015 African Cup Of Nations. Yaya Toure kicked off proceedings in class in the 20th minute, powering in a volley that according to CAF, reached a speed of 125km/hr.
On Sunday’s 1st of February match for the AFCON qualifying round, Ghana beat Guinea 3 – 0 to progress to the semi-final. On the other match, Ivory Coast also defeated Algeria 3 – 1 to qualify for the next round. The first scorer for Ghana was Christian Atsu, who is attached to