Secret conversations between Alassane Ouattara and Tidjane Thiam

Ivorian President Alassane Ouattara and financier Tidjane Thiam.
Ivorian President Alassane Ouattara and financier Tidjane Thiam. © Denis Balibouse/Reuters/Legnan Koula/EPA/MaxPPP
The previously strained relations between the Ivorian president and the Franco-Ivorian financier have eased in recent months. The two have spoken several times on the phone and those around the former Credit Suisse chief executive are now starting to refer implicitly to plans to visit Abidjan. [...] (387 words)
Issue dated 16/05/2022 Reading time 2 minutes
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