Côte d’Ivoire: Defusing Electoral Tensions Amid Polarised Politics
Côte d’Ivoire: Defusing Electoral Tensions Amid Polarised Politics
Report 109 / Africa

Côte d’Ivoire: Peace as an Option

For the first time in nearly four years, Ivorian political actors seem tempted by peace. International intervention, the exhaustion of a population overwhelmed by its leaders’ bad faith, and a good start by Prime Minister Charles Konan Banny have primed the country for presidential elections, meant to be held before 31 October 2006.