Conflict & Justice

Ivory Coast's Gbagbo detained

Former Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo has been detained in Abidjan and delivered to the headquarters of his elected successor Alassane Ouattara. Anchor Marco Werman talks with the BBC's Mark Doyle in Abidjan.

Conflict & Justice

Ivorians trapped by two wars

The fighting in Libya and Ivory Coast has forced many people to leave. About 80 Ivorians are trapped on the Tunisian border, stranded between the country they are fleeing and their homeland also engulfed in armed conflict. Reporter Marine Olivesi reports.

Conflict & Justice

Gbagbo preparing to step down

The fighting in Ivory Coast may be coming to an end, as entrenched leader Laurent Gbagbo is reportedly negotiating his own exit. Anchor Marco Werman gets details from the BBC's John James in the main city, Abidjan.


Global Politics

Ivory Coast political standoff continues

The African Union is intervening in the disputed presidential election in Ivory Coast. Incumbent President Laurent Gbagbo has refused to stand aside for the man the UN says won the poll. Anchor Lisa Mullins talks to the BBC's John James in Abidjan.

Toxic Delivery

The Polluters and the polluted reach a financial settlement over the toxic waste that was dumped in the Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire in August.