The verdict was to the joy of dancing supporters and frustration of victims of atrocities.
The wife of former President Laurent Gbagbo, whose refusal to accept electoral defeat triggered the war, walked out of Abidjan’s Ecole de Gendarmerie in which she had been detained since 2013.
This was disclosed by the Coca-Cola Europe, Middle East and Africa Group President, Brian Smith, during a courtesy visit to Alassane Ouattara, the President of the Republic of Ivory Coast.
The last vote in 2010 was bitterly contested and resulted in a civil war in which 3,000 people lost their lives
A statement on Monday from the Ivorian Presidency in Abidjan quoted the National Assembly President, Guillaume Soro, as delivering the message on Sunday when he visited the team in Brazil