Image copyright EPA Image caption Ivorian President Alassane Ouattara (R) and his wife Dominique Ouattara pose with the Olympians. Ivory Coast's two medallists from the Rio Olympic games have been given cash awards and houses by the president. Cheick Cisse, who won taekwondo gold, was given $85,000 (£64,000) and Ruth Gbagbi, who won bronze in the women
Former University of Miami track standout Murielle Ahouré has been selected to carry the flag for Ivory Coast at the Opening Ceremonies of the Olympic Games in London on Friday evening. The sprinter will compete in the 100 and 200m dashes during the Games. #OlympicCanes
Tori Bowie of the United States, Michelle-Lee Ahye of Trinidad and Tobago and Murielle Ahoure of the Ivory Coast compete in the Women's 100m Semi final on Day 8 of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Stadium on August 13, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.