17 Notable alumni of
Felix Houphouet-Boigny University

Felix Houphouet-Boigny University is 1945th in the world, 45th in Africa, and 1st in Ivory Coast by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 17 notable alumni from Felix Houphouet-Boigny University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Simone Gbagbo

    Simone Gbagbo
    Born in
    Ivory Coast Flag Ivory Coast
    Years
    1949-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Simone Ehivet Gbagbo is an Ivorian politician. She is the President of the Parliamentary Group of the Ivorian Popular Front (FPI) and is a Vice-President of the FPI. As the wife of Laurent Gbagbo, the President of Côte d'Ivoire from 2000 to 2011, she was also First Lady of Ivory Coast prior to their arrest by pro-Ouattara forces.

  2. Charles Blé Goudé

    Charles Blé Goudé
    Born in
    Ivory Coast Flag Ivory Coast
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Charles Blé Goudé is an Ivorian political leader, born at Guibéroua, in the centre west of the country. He is currently on trial at the International Criminal Court for crimes against humanity allegedly committed in Côte d'Ivoire during the presidency of Laurent Gbagbo.

  3. Jean-Baptiste Ouédraogo

    Jean-Baptiste Ouédraogo
    Born in
    Burkina Faso Flag Burkina Faso
    Years
    1942-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Jean-Baptiste Philippe Ouédraogo, also referred to by his initials JBO, is a Burkinabé physician and retired military officer who served as President of Upper Volta (now Burkina Faso) from 8 November 1982 to 4 August 1983. He has since mediated a few national political disputes and operates a clinic in Somgandé.

  4. Kandia Camara

    Kandia Camara
    Born in
    Ivory Coast Flag Ivory Coast
    Years
    1959-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    politiciandeputyeducation minister
    Biography

    Kandia Camara is an Ivorian teacher and politician who is the Minister of National Education in the government of President Alassane Outtara. She is a professional handball player and was part of the ASC Bouaké team that won African Cup of Champion Clubs in 1981.

  5. Amadou Koné

    Amadou Koné
    Years
    1953-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    university teacherwriter
    Biography

    Amadou Koné is a writer from Cote d'Ivoire.

  6. Philippe Mangou

    Philippe Mangou
    Born in
    Ivory Coast Flag Ivory Coast
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    military personnel
    Biography

    Philippe Mangou was the head of the armed forces of Ivory Coast from 2004 until 2011.

  7. Mamady Youla

    Mamady Youla
    Born in
    Guinea Flag Guinea
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    economistpolitician
    Biography

    Mamady Youla is a Guinean businessman and politician who was the Prime Minister of Guinea from 2015 to 2018.

  8. Charles Koffi Diby

    Charles Koffi Diby
    Born in
    Ivory Coast Flag Ivory Coast
    Years
    1957-2019 (aged 62)
    Occupations
    economistpolitician
    Biography

    Charles Koffi Diby was a politician from Ivory Coast. He was the Minister of Economy and Finance from April 2007 to November 2012. Then he served as the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Ivory Coast from 2012 to 2016. He died on 7 December 2019, aged 62.

  9. Titinga Frédéric Pacéré

    Titinga Frédéric Pacéré
    Years
    1943-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    lawyerpoethistorian
    Biography

    Titinga Frédéric Pacéré is a Burkinabé solicitor, writer, poet and griot and founder and curator of the Musée de Manega museum in Burkina Faso. He studied in Abidjan. He has written over twenty books and published 60 volumes and has been awarded the medal of honour of the Association of French speaking writers (A.D.E.L.F.).

  10. Michel Amani N'Guessan

    Michel Amani N'Guessan
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Michel Amani N'Guessan is an Ivorian politician and the current defence minister of Côte d'Ivoire for the Ivorian Popular Front (FPI).

  11. Marie-Roger Biloa

    Marie-Roger Biloa
    Born in
    Cameroon Flag Cameroon
    Occupations
    editor-in-chieftelevision presenterjournalist
    Biography

    Marie-Roger Biloa is a Cameroonian magazine editor, television show host, journalist, filmmaker and president of various community-oriented initiatives. She lives in France, from where she hosts a television talk show. In France, she was named a Chevalier of the Order of Arts and Letters. For her work as a journalist, she has also received the Percy Qoboza Award. Ms Biloa owns a website named Africa-international.info.

  12. Kouassi Kouamé Patrice

    Kouassi Kouamé Patrice
    Born in
    Ivory Coast Flag Ivory Coast
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Kouassi Kouamé Patrice aka KKP, (baoulé first name), is an Ivorian lawyer and politician.

  13. Fadika Kramo-Lanciné

    Fadika Kramo-Lanciné
    Born in
    Ivory Coast Flag Ivory Coast
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    film director
    Biography

    Fadika Kramo-Lanciné is an Ivorian film director as well as a screenwriter and producer of both fiction and documentary films.

  14. Georges Rebelo Chicoti

    Georges Rebelo Chicoti
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    diplomat
    Biography

    Georges Rebelo Chikoti is an Angolan diplomat. He is, since 1 March 2020, the Secretary General of the Organization of African, Caribbean and Pacific States (OACPS). He served as Angola's Minister of Foreign Affairs from 2010 to 2017.

  15. Mireille Dosso

    Mireille Dosso
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    microbiologistresearchervirologist
    Biography

    Mireille Carmen Dosso is a Comorian-born Ivorian microbiologist and virologist. Appointed director of the Pasteur Institute in Abidjan in 2004, she has recently become one of the leading Africans to be involved in the fight against COVID-19. She has previously been successful in fighting other viruses, including the H1N1 swine fever pandemic and dengue fever in 2019.

  16. Youssoufou Bamba

    Youssoufou Bamba
    Years
    1949-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    politiciandiplomat
    Biography

    Youssoufou Bamba was an Ivorian diplomat. He served as the Permanent Representative of Côte d'Ivoire to the United Nations from 2010 to 2014; when he was appointed to the position by Alassane Ouattara after the latter claimed victory in the disputed presidential election of that year.

  17. Adjoavi Trenou

    Adjoavi Trenou
    Born in
    Togo Flag Togo
    Years
    1921-2008 (aged 87)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Marguerite Adjoavi Trenou was a Togolese activist and politician. She was one of six women elected to the Parliament of Togo in 1979; the others were Abra Amedomé, Cheffi Meatchi, Kossiwa Monsila, Essohana Péré, and Zinabou Touré. At one time she served as the Secretary General of the National Union of Women of Togo. She obtained her law degree from the University of Abidjan in 1971 and accepted to the Togolese bar after obtaining her CAPA (Certificate of Aptitude to the Profession of Attorney) in 1972; Prior to that, she was Secretary General of the Togolese Chamber of Commerce and Director of the Togolese Caisse National de Sécurité Sociale. She was a former principal of the École Normale des Jeunes filles in Rufisque. She was buried in Lomé on November 22, 2008.