Latest update: 14/04/2011
Ivory Coast: who is Alassane Ouattara?
As debate rages over the extent and significance of France’s involvement in the arrest of Laurent Gbagbo, we look at the man who takes over from him as a democratically elected president, and yet who in the end only took power after military intervention by the former colonial power. Who is Alassane Ouattara, and how different will his rule be from that of his predecessor?
Programme prepared by Diaraye Bah and Pauline Heilmann