As the situation in the Ivory Coast continuing to be uncertain following last Sunday’s polls, the country’s Constitutional Council has overturned earlier poll results and declared President Laurent Gbagbo the winner. The Swedish Club’s correspondent ther, IVORY P&I has provided the following official briefing:
“This is an official notice to advise of the evolution of the situation in IVORY COAST.
As you probably already know, the second round of the ongoing Presidential elections was held last Sunday. The results disclosed yesterday afternoon, 02.12.10, by the Independent Electoral Commission announcing former Prime Minister Mr OUATTARA as the winner are now being challenged by his opponent, current President Laurent BAGBO.