Ivory Coast

Ivory Coast
also known as
Cote D’Ivorie

Ivory Coast is in Western Africa. Its southern shores are washed by the Gulf of Guinea and it has Liberia and Ghana on both sides
Ivory Coast is the leading producer of cocoa, used for making chocolates

November 2011
One million people flee Abidjan, the capital city of Ivory Coast

One million people flee Abidjan, Ivory Coast over armed clashes between the forces of incumbent President Laurent Gbagbo and Internationally recognized President Alassane Outtara, with thousands of people moving into neighbouring Liberia

Law and Order restored in Ivory Coast

The erstwhile President, Laurent Gbagbo has been taken into custody and this paves the way for the internationally recognized President Alassane Outtara to assume office.