Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo. File photo: AP Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo. File photo: AP
Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo. File photo: AP
Africa

Ivory Coast’s Laurent Gbagbo returns home after war crimes acquittal

  • The ex-president left the country in 2011 after his refusal to accept electoral defeat sparked a conflict that ended in his arrest and transfer to The Hague
  • The 76-year-old’s homecoming will be a key test of stability in Ivory Coast, the wealthiest country in francophone West Africa

Topic |   Africa
Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo. File photo: AP Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo. File photo: AP
Former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo. File photo: AP
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