Soldiers from Ivory Coast and Burkina Faso conducted their first joint operation against jihadists active near their shared border, killing eight suspected militants and arresting 14 others, Ivory Coast's army said on Sunday.
After Ivory Coast's government announced the easing of some restrictions aimed at curbing the spread of the new coronavirus on Thursday evening, Ange-Désire Indat hit the phones and invited more guests to his wedding planned for the next day.
Ivory Coast Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly, the ruling party's candidate in this year's presidential race, will stay in France for a few weeks of medical rest after undergoing a heart exam, the presidency said on Tuesday.
Samuel Eto'o pledges food and sanitizing supplies to Cameroon, Sadio Mane donates $50,000 to Senegal's National Medical Commission and Didier Drogba offers up his Ivory Coast hospital to be used as a coronavirus treatment center.
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