Amnesty international is calling for a criminal investigation into the dumping of toxic waste in Côte d'Ivoire.
The former head of French oil giant Elf, Loik Le Floch-Prigent, has been extradited to Togo after his arrest in the Ivory Coast in a fraud probe.
In Africa, the growing protests aganist an anti-Islam video is causing concern, as well as crackdowns on press freedom in Côte d'Ivoire and South Africa.
The story that gets the most column inches in today’s press here in France is the announcement by the minister for education, Vincent Peillon, that he intends to revamp the education ...
An exceptionally rare Roloway monkey, one of the 25 most endangered primate species in the world, was born recently in eastern France, zoo authorities announced on Thursday.
Côte d’Ivoire’s President Alassane Ouattara on Thursday thanked France’s François Hollande for the cancellation of his country’s debt to France at a meeting in ...
The top Ecowas mediator, Burkina Faso's President Blaise Compaore, told the meeting of politicians, religious and trade union ...
Israeli officials have begun forcibly rounding up immigrants from South Sudan and the Côte d'Ivoire in order to start deporting them on Sunday.
Over a year after the end of Côte d'Ivoire's civil war, instability continues in the west of the country. Villages are being attacked, civilians killed and child soldiers recruited.
Côte d'Ivoire is seeking the lifting of a United Nations ban on its diamond exports.