Four souls shall Be baptized in Koumassi, a suburb of Abidjan city, Cote d’Ivoire, on April 1, 2023, Elder Allamon Finagnon Bruno from Benin, Foreign Missionary and Mission Field President in  Cote d’Ivoire confirmed today, on March 12, 2023.

The capital of  Cote d’Ivoire, a West African coastal country with total area of 322,463 km2 (124,504 sq mi) , bounded to the north by Mali and Burkina Faso, to the east by Ghana, to the south by the Gulf of Guinea, to the southwest by Liberia, and to the northwest by Guinea, is de facto Abidjan, while Yamoussoukro is considered as the administrative capital since 1983.

The population of Cote d’Ivoire, the world’s leading producer of cocoa by 1979 Africa’s leading exporter of pineapples and palm oil that gained its independence from France on August 7, 1960, includes 29,389,150 citizens at the 2021 census.

Elder  Allamon Finagnon Bruno, President of Cote d’Ivoire’s Missionary Field; a photo from the personal archive of  Elder Allamon Finagnon Bruno on Facebook.

Written by Margarit Zhekov