Home central and west africa politics IVORY COAST Issue dated 19/10/2016 Ouattara’s sweeteners:Why MPs okayed the new constitution Keen to see his pet draft of a new basic law speedily adopted in the national assembly, the head of state took care to preempt any resistance. [...] (288 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? OK Subscribe toAfrica IntelligenceorPay-Per-Article E-wallet starting from 30 EUR Subscribe or Pay-Per-Article Discover our offers Not reader yet?Create an account to access our FREE SECTION A free issue A selection of articles New editions' summaries Keyword notifications to follow people or topics of interest to you A free issue and a selection of free articles Summaries and email notifications Keep me logged in Create a free account Free Articles MOROCCO Business 03/07/2020 ESL & Network lays groundwork for World Bank, IMF gathering in Marrakesh ANGOLA Business 30/06/2020 Lourenço wants to make up for diamond road repair blunder CAMEROON Politics 26/06/2020 Army frustrated over treatment of Israeli-supervised special forces defending Paul Biya's twilight years Access the free section On the same subject IVORY COAST 29/03/2017 Ties between PDCI & RDR under strain Free The question of which party will produce a successor to Alassane Ouattara is already stirring behind-the-scenes tension. [...] IVORY COAST 15/03/2017 How PDCI hopes to wrest back power Free In view of the inability of Alassane Ouattara and Henri Konan Bedie to maintain their alliance in RHDP, others are voicing their views. [...] Spotlight IVORY COAST 01/03/2017 The "Trojan War" is already happening! Even if any discussion of Alassane Ouattara’s succession in 2020 remains an absolute taboo in his party, the Rassemblement des Republicains (RDR), his three potential dauphins - Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly alias " AGC" , the Speaker of the [. [...] IVORY COAST 01/02/2017 Ouattara and Bedie at loggerheads The current and former heads of state may smile when seen together in public but they are in fact embroiled in a war of influence. [...] IVORY COAST 04/01/2017 Soro set to see off challengers Several people covet the post of National Assembly speaker but the odds favour the former rebel leader staying put. [...] Breaking news IVORY COAST 15/12/2016 Grand TV jackpot for Alassane Ouattara’s pals Via the broadcasting authority Haute Autorite de la Communication Audiovisuelle (HACA) and following a tender call, the Ivorian state has [...] Spotlight IVORY COAST 30/11/2016 Who will stop the all- powerful King Ouattara? Alassane Ouattara has shown himself to be a master of political machinations. If politics were football, he would surely win a prize for best dribbler at the 2017 African Nations Cup in Gabon. Having contributed to the implosion of Laurent [. [...] IVORY COAST 19/10/2016 Ouegnin pays the price for her outspokenness Yasmina Ouegnin, 37, who represents the Abidjan district of Cocody in parliament, has been denied a one million CFA franc [...] IVORY COAST 19/10/2016 Adama Bictogo to lead referendum’s ‘Yes’ campaign Adama Bictogo, who heads SNEDAI, a biometric documents company, is [...] IVORY COAST 05/10/2016 ADO does a Chirac President Alassane Ouattara chose to present his new draft constitution [...] IVORY COAST 08/06/2016 RDR party thrives in its illicit status President Alassane Ouattara’s Rassemblement des Republicains (RDR) party is continuing [...] IVORY COAST 27/01/2016 Soaring cost of elections Some €45.7 million (CFA 30 billion) was earmarked for last [...] IVORY COAST 30/09/2015 Kablan Duncan-Ahoussou vie for PDCI leadership The current and former prime ministers of Ivory Coast will be rivals for the leadership of the PDCI after the presidential elections. [...] IVORY COAST 07/01/2015 Ouattara’s young blades make mark on Ivorian politics A new generation of more youthful and politically ambitious technocrats is making its presence felt in President Alassane Ouattara’s entourage. [...] SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com - Region SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 Previous Next Receive prompts for these topics IVORY COAST Alassane Ouattara Amadou Gon Coulibaly Amadou Soumahoro Daniel Kablan Duncan Guillaume Soro Henri Konan Bedie Ibrahim Cisse Bacongo Jacques Konan Assahore Parti Democratique de Cote dIvoire Rassemblement des Republicains See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?