On August 7, 1960, Côte d’Ivoire became independent. 60 years later, what are the connections between Paris and Abidjan? Is the French influence still evident? Political scientist Sylvain N’Guessan is a guest on the Journal of Africa.
Also on the program: Ivorian President Alassane Ouattara is a candidate for his legacy. His opponent cries the scandal.
Finally, a state of environmental disaster is declared in Mauritius: an oil spill threatens the paradise lagoons.