Latest News for: Abidjan office


Senegalese navy seizes nearly 3 tonnes of cocaine from ship

Reuters 29 Nov 2023
Photos posted by the navy on social media platform X showed a rusty-hulled ship called the Ville d'Abidjan at dock, dozens of suitcase-sized bundles wrapped in colourful plastic, and police officers examining a white substance apparently extracted from the haul ... Office on Drugs and Crime said in its annual World Drug Report in June ... Read Next.

A tale of two Turkeys: Istanbul intrigue and Mediterranean mirth in Antalya

Lansing State Journal 20 Nov 2023
He honed his hospitality chops working in places like Paris, Thailand, Moscow, Abidjan, Kyiv and Vienna. He has been bestowed the titles of Officer in the Order of Merit of the Ivory Coast and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, and founded a children’s home for victims of genocide in Rwanda.

Morocco : OCP Africa's musical chairs

Africa Intelligence 01 Nov 2023
After running Moroccan phosphate giant OCP Africa's West Africa office in Abidjan, Mohamed Hettiti took over its East Africa branch, based in Addis Ababa, in September. He swaps places with Youssef Lahmiti ....

I.Coast votes in local polls seen as test for presidential race

Urdu Point 02 Sep 2023
Abidjan, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 2nd Sep, 2023 ) .Ivory Coast was voting on Saturday in local and regional elections set to gauge support for the ruling party and the opposition two years ahead of a presidential poll ... offices but "nothing to be alarmed about".

Afreximbank aims to build on debut BRICS Summit attendance

Independent online (SA) 25 Aug 2023
To make this happen in practice, Afreximbank has five regional offices. The first office was in Harare, Zimbabwe and this office looks after countries in Southern Africa. The office in Abidjan, Ivory Coast covers countries in francophone West Africa, while the office in Abuja, Nigeria handles countries in anglophone West Africa.

Outgoing ILO director for Madagascar, Comoros, Mauritius and Seychelles bids farewell |02 August 2023

Nation 02 Aug 2023
During the meeting, PS Fock Tave expressed Seychelles’ firm commitment to continue to engage with the ILO on various issues related to Decent Work ... offered by the Blue Economy ... the regional office in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, PS Fock Tave extended heartfelt wellwishes for his future endeavours ... Seychelles has been a member of the ILO since 1977 ... ....

Algeria football body president resigns

Middle East Monitor 17 Jul 2023
"I would like to let everyone know that my speech is related to the CAF's latest conference that was held a few days ago in Abidjan, C�te d'Ivoire, ...

Trade with Ivory Coast grows 9.1 percent

Taipei Times 11 Jul 2023
An official said Taiwan’s representative office there has been cooperating with education, agriculture and health sectors in the African nation ... With the assistance of the Ivory Coast office, the mission held a trade fair at the Pullman Hotel in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, on June 2 to explore trade opportunities with the country, he said.

Adeleke Moots Plans for Diaspora Office, Says Diasporas are Agents of Devt

This Day 03 Jul 2023
Osun State Governor, Ademola Adeleke, has hinted of plans by his administration to create a diaspora office to attend to the needs and aspirations of Osun indigenes abroad ... I am working on the creation of a diaspora office to document, engage and involve our people ... I may even appoint a liaison officer to be based in Abidjan.

Underscoring the pan-African battle against desertification and drought

Business Ghana 16 Jun 2023
--Veronique Zidi-Aporeigah, Manager of the UNV Regional Office for West and Central Africa ... Christiane joined UNCCD as a UN Volunteer Communications Officer in April 2022 to support the 15th Conference of the Parties (COP15) in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire.

If I were the President of Ghana – these are the issues and things that ...

Joy Online 04 May 2023
between Kintampo and Yeji, a town call Nyamoase or Nyamease, within one and half years (May 2023 to December 2024), from getting to the high office (some examples; Nigeria- from Lagos to Abuja, La Cote D’Voire- from Abidjan to Yamoussoukro, Tanzania- from Dodoma to Dar Es Salaam and Brazil- Rio de Janeiro to Brasilia).

African Development Bank rolls out new Whistleblowing Policy

Business Ghana 26 Apr 2023
... and country offices and in Regional Member Countries ... Speaking at the launch of the Whistleblowing Policy sensitization campaign at the Bank’s headquarters in Abidjan on Tuesday 25 April, Paula Santos-Da Costa, Director of the Office of Integrity and Anti-Corruption, stated.

Tanker and Crew Found Safe After Pirates Steal Cargo in Gulf of Guinea

The Maritime Executive 15 Apr 2023
A search had been ongoing since the Success 9 was boarded mid-day local time on Monday, April 10 approximately 300 nautical miles south of Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire ... The Monjasa tanker relayed the information to the company’s security officer who passed the details to the MPA and other authorities in the region.

BENIN/IVORY COAST/GUINEA/TOGO : World Bank to appoint new country director for Abidjan office

Africa Intelligence 14 Apr 2023
The World Bank's country director in Abidjan Coralie Gevers's successor will come from the institution's Madagascar office and be appointed in June ....

Mustapha Abdul-Hamid elected President of African Refiners Association

Joy Online 22 Mar 2023
Chief Executive of the National Petroleum Authority (NPA), Dr. Mustapha Abdul-Hamid, has been elected President of the African Refiners and Distributors Association (ARDA) in Cape Town, South Africa ... ARDA is an organization with its headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, but its operational office is in Abidjan, Cote D’Ivoire ... As President, Dr ... .