LAURENT GBAGBO BANNED FROM CONTESTING FOR PRESIDENT
Written by admin on August 26, 2020
Former President of ivory coast, Laurent Gbagbo has been banned from contesting in he upcoming presidential election after a court upheld the electoral commission’s decision to remove him from the electoral list.
His lawyer Claude Mentenon told newsmen that there was no further legal recourse inside ivory Coast.
The Country’s electoral commission struck him off the lit of candidates because he was convicted of a crime. the President of the electoral commission, ibrahime Coulibaly-Kuibiert had in august said that anyone convicted of a crime would not be allowed to stand.