Defence minister Bakayoko in hot waters as Endeavour uncovers theft at Agbaou gold mine
The extent of theft at the Ivorian gold mine Agbaou revealed by the site operator Endeavour Mining has caused headache for Societe ivoirienne de securite Puissance 6 , a security firm with ties to defence minister Hamed Bakayoko. [...]
Who can stop Amadou Gon Coulibaly in 2020?
Though in public he is still maintaining the suspense over whether he will run again for president in 2020, Alassane Ouattara is freely admitting in private that he ultimately wants his longstanding ally and current prime minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly [. [...]
Ouattara gets down to business
While he is huddled with his securocrats for secret meetings most nights, during the daytime President Alassane Ouattara has regular dealings with businesspeople on contracts that have not been delegated to his inner circle - Philippe Serey-Eiffel, Amadou Gon Coulibaly [. [...]