“We really want to have a minimal impact on the environment by using as little electricity as possible,” Dana Mroueh, the owner of Mon Choco’s factory says.
The ICC's selective justice that seeks to primarily punish African leaders is ineffective and unjust. The only way for African nations to get out from under the court's impunity is to build their mechanisms for accountability.
Belgium agrees to host Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo pending a possible prosecution appeal, after he was cleared of crimes against humanity on January 15.
Ivory Coast's President Alassane Ouattara on Monday declared an amnesty for 800 people, including Simone Gbagbo, the wife of former president Laurent Gbagbo. She was convicted for offences against the state during a brief 2011 civil war.
The creation of the upper house, a provision of the new constitution enacted by referendum in late 2016, is seen by President Ouattara's opponents as a blatant power grab.
Ivorian footballer Salomon Kalou is famous for playing at some of Europe's biggest clubs. Besides his successful career, he built a foundation to help orphaned children and also patients who are suffering from kidney failure.
IOM says it has identified at least 432,000 in camps in the chaotic North African country. Many live in absolute squalor.
European delegates at the summit are expected to pledge aid, repeating often voiced calls for a "Marshall Plan" for Africa that would create jobs and lift incomes to give would-be migrants a reason to stay at home.
At least six people were injured in the plane which had 10 people on board. The plane crashed shortly after taking off from Port Bouet airport in Abidjan.
Soldiers in the Ivory Coast went a step further in their protest over a pay dispute, blocking roads leading north and south out of the city, fired their weapons in the air and patrolled the streets in stolen cars.
Ivory Coast has been rocked by two days of unrest after soldiers seized control of the country's second largest city Bouake early on Friday.
United Nations experts say Ivory Coast's rebel leader-turned-parliament speaker Guillaume Soro obtained tonnes of weapons during 2011 civil war
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