The Rally of Houphouëtists for Democracy and Peace currently has 85 percent of the seats and the opposition, the Ivorian Popular Front, will hope to gain some ground after largely boycotting politics since 2011.
Nation Votes in Poll Likely to Bolster President Ouattara
Deutsche Welle, 18 December 2016
Voters in Ivory Coast are set to elect their parliament in a political field dominated by President Ouattara. The president has received praise for the country's economic progress… Read more »
Cote d'Ivoire Holds Poll As World Takes On Gambia Despot
Nation, 18 December 2016
As 2016 inexorably draws to a close, so too does the African electoral calendar for the ending year, with only two significant polls left. Read more »
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