At least 60 died in New Year’s Eve stampede in Abidjan

At least 60 people were crushed to death and dozens more injured as crowds stampeded in the Ivory Coast city of Abidjan during a New Year’s Eve fireworks display. The head of military rescue workers, Lieutenant Colonel Issa Sako, told public television that “60 people” had died and 200 were injured, based on a preliminary […]