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Vignette: Côte d'Ivoire

Some years ago:

“On the northwest edge of town near the beginning of the road to Dabou is the Parc du Banco. Several hundred meters beyond the dirt road entrance to the park you’ll see … Africa’s largest outdoor laundrette – some 750 fanicos (washermen), mostly Burkinabé and none Ivorian, jammed together … in the middle of a small stream frantically rubbing clothes on huge stones held in place by old car tyres.” …

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The Shining Light of Selhurst Park

“His legs crossover at dizzying speeds, moving in the same motion as an electric whisk on the verge of baking your brain into a confused frenzy,” writes Yvens Tiamou… 579 more words


Artist of the moment............Armand Boua

Armand Boua is a contemporary painter from the Ivory Coast. Armand Boua was born in Abidjan, Ivory Coast in the year 1978.

Boua focuses on figure paintings of forgotten people and children. 199 more words

Mobile Banking in West Africa: Ivory Coast and the Francophone Countries

Mobile technology is changing the way communication and business are done in the continent and the mobile industry has become a player in recent time social and economic development in the region. 1,500 more words

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Ivory Coast - contemporary art

I think the artist Laetitia Ky is magnificent.

I came across her work on instagram & think it is so powerful. She uses her hair sculpture to make powerful statements on sexism and colonialism, as well as more whimsical work that makes me smile. 8 more words


2018 African Nations Cup Kicks Off

Written by Bijan Shahrezaey in Sport

It’s that time of year again and African Nations Cup has begun its 5th edition of the tournament for the 2018 year. 205 more words


Google Books on Ivory Coast

Notre librairie – Issues 100-107 – Page 25

https://books.google.com.ph/books?id=1q0LAQAAMAAJ – Translate this page
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Mais pour tous les Noirs, le chien est un animal sorcier, et on sait toute la connotation qu’implique cette notion de sorcellerie qui est d’ailleurs un phénomène universel. 844 more words