The return of Laurent Gbagbo: Is Ivory Coast ready for reconciliation ?

The return of Laurent Gbagbo: Is Ivory Coast ready for reconciliation ?

Ivory Coast’s former president Laurent Gbagbo returned home on Thursday for the first time in a decade after being acquitted by the International Criminal Court (ICC) of crimes against humanity. Gbagbo, 76, arrived aboard a flight from Brussels to a tense atmosphere, with police using tear gas to disperse supporters near Abidjan airport. Writer Véronique Tadjo gives us her analysis.

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