Independence Day ‑ Ivory Coast (Cote d'Ivoire)
|Event Name||Independence Day - Ivory Coast (Cote d'Ivoire)|
|Start Date||7th Aug 2017 12:00am|
Cote d'Ivoire, also known as Ivory Coast, is a country located in West Africa and celebrates its Independence Day on August 7. The day commemorates Cote d'Ivoire's freedom from France, gained in 1960, and is national holiday. The day is packed with cultural activities and parties. Bangui, the local palm wine, and aloko, ripe banana fried in palm oil are served aplenty. Military parades and processions are also held in the capital city of Cote d'Ivoire - Yamoussoukro.
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