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RELIGION

Yamoussoukro Hosts The Largest Church In The World

Do you know that the largest Church in the is found in Africa, which is called the "Basilica Of Our Lady Of Peace", located in Yamoussoukro, the capital city of Côte d'Ivoire, in West Africa. The complex is over 30,000 square meters and the dome rises over 500 feet into the air and can accommodate 18,000 worshippers, which was constructed in 1989 at a cost of US$ 300 million.

  2 months ago
Yamoussoukro Hosts The Largest Church In The World

BUSINESS

Prices hike unreasonably as 'kalabuley' looms again

“The year 1983 started an avalanche of woes and thrust Ghana into the abysmal recesses of poverty. Ghanaians flocked to neighboring Côte d’Ivoire, where the economy was experiencing a boom with a gleaming Manhattan-like economic capital city of Abidjan, under President Houphouët Boigny. In Abidjan, the word failure had been changed for a swankier and more modern idiomatic expression: “Itombé comme le Ghana /I” \fallen like Ghana. Although it was a monumental historical truth, downsizing the histo

  1 years ago
Prices hike unreasonably as 'kalabuley' looms again