Gunfire and explosions heard around Abidjan
Troops supporting the UN-recognised president of Ivory Coast, Alassane Ouattara, appear poised for a final push to oust his rival, Laurent Gbagbo, who refuses to give up the presidency.
In the main city, Abidjan, pro-Ouattara forces have launched an assault on the fortified presidential residence.
Yann lives in Abidjan and described what he has seen and heard in the city.
01 Apr 2011
- From the section Africa