updated Tue. June 14, 2022
July 1, 2017
Trump Biafra A pro-Biafra activist wears a T-shirt with the images then U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and of jailed pro-Biafra political activist Nnamdi Kanu as he and others rally outside the U.S. Embassy in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, on January 20. Pro-Biafra activists in Nigeria and elsewhere celebratedÃÂ ...
March 1, 2017
Pro-Biafra rally Pro-Biafra activists wave Biafra flags in a rally celebrating the inauguration of U.S. President Donald Trump outside the U.S. Embassy in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, January 20. Their T-shirts depict Trump and detained pro-Biafra figurehead Nnamdi Kanu. Charles Soludo, a former governor ofÃÂ ...
University of Virginia
September 21, 2016
How do university-bound students in Ivory Coast view higher education in the United States? For some, their first impression comes from the Grounds at the University of Virginia. For the last few years, Nina Toyo, an EducationUSA adviser at the U.S. embassy in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, has been showingÃÂ ...
June 29, 2016
The photo of the six men (faces blurred) that the U.S. Embassy in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, shared U.S. Embassy Abidjan. At least four Ivorian men were forced to flee their homes after the U.S. Embassy in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, posted a photo of them signing a condolence book for victims of the mass shootingÃÂ ...
The Japan Times
March 13, 2016
An American embassy delegation was in Grand-Bassam on Sunday, but the U.S. Embassy in Abidjan said it was monitoring the situation and had no evidence U.S. citizens were targeted or harmed. Dozens of people were killed in the earlier attacks on West African tourist sites, starting with a siege at aÃÂ ...
January 22, 2016
Robert P. Jackson was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on October 22, 2015, to be the U.S. Ambassador to Ghana. It is the second such posting for the Africa specialist. A native of Tennessee, Jackson received his B.A. degree in Government and Legal Studies from Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine,ÃÂ ...
December 30, 2010
On Wednesday afternoon, the State Department disclosed that an RPG hit the U.S. embassy in Abidjan last week. More than half of the American embassy staff has left the capital of Ivory Coast under a "voluntary departure" while the remaining diplomatic contingent is preparing to evacuate, if necessary,ÃÂ ...
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