Claude Djaquis is a British-Ivorian journalist based in London, UK. Editor-In-Chief of the bilingual News gathering Website ivorycoasttribune.com, International Relations Consultant and French-English Translator/Interpreter.
Gaunt and unkept. Last seen pictures of the iconic former president of Ivory Coast are worrying.
Henri Konan Bedié and the pandora's box of Ivorian politics.
London, United Kingdom • Current Affairs • August 11 @ 12:00am
In Adjamé, Prostitution is taking on worrying proportions. Kids "sell" their bodies. "I can handle 10 clients a night, 1000 FCFA with a condom 2000 CFA without a condom," says the softly spoken F.S. At age 12, this adolescent is already a well established professional sex worker. Her workplace is... Read more
London, United Kingdom • Current Affairs • July 22 @ 12:00am
Ivory Coast 2020 - Only one man can "lie down with the crocodiles of Yamoussoukro". Nine years ago , battle-hardened "Forces Nouvelles" soldiers led by Guillaume Soro, a former student union leader turned rebel front man, crossed the decade-old French army buffer zone separating North and South... Read more