Albert Tevodjre, one of the most trusted experts of Benin political scientist and former US secretary-general Kofi Annan, died at the age of 89 in Benin Porto-Novo.
During his time as ambassador to Ivory Coast from 2003 to 2005, he was instrumental in getting then-President Laurent Gbagbo to the deployment of French and West African troops in the west of the country where rebels, militias, and mercenaries had flourished in the country’s civil war.
CENTER FOR AFRICAN STUDIES
Center for Africa Studies (AFRAM) which located in Ankara, is an organization facilitating under the administration of African Affairs Council (AFAC). It makes various researches about Africa to enhance economic and cultural bounds between Africa and Turkey. AFRAM’s publishings has been shared with different institutions as they require to obtain.
Africa Observatory is one the publishing of AFRAM and it has been published each two weeks. It has been delivered to different institutions via e-mail.