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(French bwake)
(Placename) a market town in S central Côte d'Ivoire. Pop: 521 000 (2005 est)


(bwɑˈkeɪ, ˈbwɑ keɪ)

a city in central Ivory Coast. 200,000.
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IVORY COAST consolidated first place in African World Cup qualifying Group C with a 3-0 victory away to Gabon on Saturday and they should have no problem defeating the same opponents in Bouake, writes Dan Childs.
Dans ce cas, la difference de points restera la meme (Maroc 11 pts, Cote d'Ivoire 13 pts), et la qualification des Lions de l'Atlas seront sommes de livrer un match d'anthologie au stade de Bouake.
Le projet aura son siege a; , avec des bureaux de representations dans quatre localites : Abengourou, Bouake, Gagnoa et Man pour permettre des interventions d'envergure.
TAP) - Gunfire erupted at a key military camp in Ivory Coast's commercial capital, Abidjan, and its second-biggest city of Bouake as as a mutiny in the army enters its fourth day.
20 in Bouake, one of the cities affected by army unrest.
Aurier had initially caused a social media stir after the game in Bouake, which the Ivory Coast won 3-1, after making a throat slitting gesture following his side's second goal.
20) Abidjan, Bouake and Daloa were gradually made into intellectual Islamic centres in their own right.
The organising team included a professor from Bouake as a consultant to the project, but of the 150 research teams which received and analysed the data, one was based in Africa (a team from Cameroon), and only one of the other researchers said that they had visited Cote d'Ivoire and conducted interviews to understand the data's potential biases and limitations.
MicroCred Cote dIvoire expects to expand its reach both in Abidjan and Bouake where its network already has a strong footprint, to new provinces, and to satisfy the currently unmet demand for longer term loans from small businesses.
University of Bouake (Cote d'Ivoire)/Ivorian Center for Economic and social Research (CIRES).