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UN mission helps Ivorians repair polling stations ahead of scheduled elections

The United Nations peacekeeping mission to Côte d’Ivoire (UNOCI) says it has repaired almost 90 per cent of polling stations across the West African country ahead of national presidential elections planned for later this year.

Côte d’Ivoire: UN dismantling observation posts in former zone of confidence

The United Nations peacekeeping mission in Côte d’Ivoire, known as UNOCI, is dismantling its observation posts in the former zone of confidence in the West African nation divided between the Government-controlled south and the rebel Forces Nouvelles-held north.