Tag: Cote d’Ivoire

COTE D’IVOIRE: No mercy for Guillaume Soro

On 28 April, a court in Abidjan sentenced Guillaume Soro, the former president of the National Assembly and self-declared candidate in the October presidential election, to 20 years in prison, the deprivation of his civil rights for five years and a fine of XOF 4.5bn (USD 7.4mn) for the alleged abuse of public funds.… Read the rest