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Ivory Coast frees 4 activists accused of ''inciting revolt'' et al

Ghana Web 29 Apr 2021
Pulcherie Gbalet, president of an organization known as the Alternative Ivorian citizen (ACI), with closed links to the opposition in Ivory Coast, was released Wednesday night, her lawyer told AFP ... Her lawyer, Lambert Kouamé Béné, who was pleased with the release, however said his ...
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Ahmad appeal only possible obstacle to Motsepe becoming CAF president

BE Soccer 07 Mar 2021
... Algeria, Botswana, the Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Uganda and Zimbabwe ... This move came after the CAF governance committee, comprising lawyers from Cameroon, the Ivory Coast, South Africa, Tunisia and Zambia, said it had no objection to Ahmad running again.
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Ahmad only possible obstacle to Motsepe becoming CAF president

The Times of India 07 Mar 2021
... Algeria, Botswana, the Ivory Coast, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Uganda and Zimbabwe ... This move came after the CAF governance committee, comprising lawyers from Cameroon, the Ivory Coast, South Africa, Tunisia and Zambia, said it had no objection to Ahmad running again.
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His rivals have been arrested or exiled, but Ivorian President insists: 'They're not democrats'

CNN 14 Dec 2020
(CNN)On November 9, a group of men gathered in a dusty town in southern Ivory Coast that sits at the junction of two major highways ... In this photo obtained by CNN from Human Rights Watch (HRW), a person is seen on the ground following a protest in Ellibou, Ivory Coast, on November 9 ... Ivory Coast Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly has died at 61.
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Ivory Coast gives passport to exiled former president Gbagbo

Metro USA 04 Dec 2020
ABIDJAN (Reuters) – Ivory Coast has issued passports to former president Laurent Gbagbo, allowing him to return from exile in Belgium before the end of the year following his acquittal on war crimes charges at the International Criminal Court, his lawyer said on Friday.
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Ivory Coast ex-president plans to return home from exile

ABC News 04 Dec 2020
The lawyer for Ivory Coast’s former president Laurent Gbagbo says Gbagbo plans to return to his home country after his passport was returned following his acquittal at The Hague last year ... .
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Court could end Nestle, Cargill child labor claims

Hastings Tribune 03 Jul 2020
... on cocoa plantations in Ivory Coast ... Lawyers for the workers who are suing say that slave labor remains an endemic problem in Ivory Coast and that Nestle and Cargill maintain “an unusual degree of control over the cocoa market” in the country because they buy so much cocoa.
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U.S. firms seek end of lawsuit over ties to child slave labor

The Philadelphia Tribune 03 Jul 2020
... on cocoa plantations in Ivory Coast ... Lawyers for the workers who are suing say that slave labor remains an endemic problem in Ivory Coast and that Nestle and Cargill maintain “an unusual degree of control over the cocoa market” in the country because they buy so much cocoa.
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Court could end claims Nestle, Cargill abetted child labor

Seattle PI 02 Jul 2020
... in slavery on cocoa plantations in Ivory Coast ... Lawyers for the workers who are suing say slave labor remains an endemic problem in Ivory Coast and that Nestle and Cargill maintain “an unusual degree of control over the cocoa market” in the country because they buy so much cocoa.
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Covid-19: Racism row after French scientists suggest testing virus vaccine in Africa

Gulf News 05 Apr 2020
Former international and Ivory Coast football star Didier Drogba joined lawyers and a French anti-racism organisation in criticising the comments made on Wednesday in a broadcast on the LCI channel ... Among those who voiced anger on social media was an association of lawyers in Morocco, which said it planned to file a lawsuit for "racial defamation.".
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Investor backing proved a poison chalice for Credit Suisse CEO

Business Day 09 Feb 2020
“Thiam has worked to clean up the messes that Rohner presided over,” Harris deputy chair David Herro had said earlier. “It should be obvious ... “It shouldn’t be the CEO.” ... For months, relations between Rohner, a former lawyer, and Thiam, a member of an influential family from the Ivory Coast, had soured as the spying revelations came to light.
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Investor backing proved poison chalice for Credit Suisse CEO

Canada Dot Com 07 Feb 2020
ZURICH — As the chairman of Credit Suisse prepared for a crunch meeting of directors over the future of its chief executive, the vocal backing of a U.S ... SPYING SCANDAL ... For months, relations between Rohner, a former lawyer, and Thiam, a member of an influential family from the Ivory Coast, had soured as the spying revelations came to light.
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