Friday, 3 October 2008

Work so far as Ivory Coast correspondent

December 2007
Chad security high as French go on trial
Zoe’s ark trial starts in France (tv)
French on trial for Chad ‘kidnap’
Ivory Coast disarmament to start

January 2008
Ivory Coast charges over 'coup'
Ivorians sort five years of post

February 2008
Ivory Coast’s taxing task
Ivory Coast’s ‘big-bottom’ craze
In pictures: Bouaké post at last

March 2008
Week in pictures

April 2008
Riots prompt Ivory Coast tax cuts
Ivorian Poll date delay welcomed
Adamu’s plans to revive WAFU
Rare coconut tree on sale for $1 million

May 2008
Ivorian ex-rebels begin to disarm
Film treat for Ivory Coast prison
Getting caught short in Abidjan
Outlook: Food prices photo gallery

July 2008
Pirate fishing boats target Africa

August 2008
Ivory Coast’s forgotten acrid waste

September 2008
Africa Week in pictures
Ivorians tried for mass poisoning

Links to previous work in Congo-Brazzaville and Congo-Kinshasa

December 2006
Congo activists fined for forgery

January 2007
Africa week in pictures
Mass convict breakout (photo and provided help on article)
Congo reach under-20 world cup
Nigeria through to African Youth cup final

February 2007
From Our Own Correspondent: turtles in Congo
Congo lift African youth trophy
Cholera reaches Congo’s capital
Deaf carpentry cooperative

March 2007
Photograph of skyline from Brazzaville
AP Photo – used by, Boston Globe, Washington Post, Globe & Mail,

April 2007
Outlook: the Mbororo tribe in Cameroon

May 2007
Outlook: Congo’s most famous street kid (note not my good camera)
FOOC: pygmy conference
Christmas comes late to DR Congo

June 2007
Ninja leader to disarm
Kinshasa rising
Bemba to stay abroad
DR Congo reviews 60 mining contracts
Campaigner preparing for elections
FOOC: Meeting Ntumi

July 2007
Pygmy artists housed in Congo zoo
In pictures: Boggie in Congo

August 2007
In pictures: Malaria train
Congo train of hope

September 2007
Rebel leader due in Congo capital
Ninja return ends in Congo chaos

October 2007
Logging with care in Congo

Our Man in Africa in Abidjan

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