Report: Ivory Coast New Year crush kills at least 60

About 60 people have died and 200 have been injured in a stampede during New Year celebrations in the Ivory Coast.

Local media reports the incident happened in the early hours of Tuesday in the central Plateau area of Abidjan.


Ivory Coast crush kills dozens

At least 61 people were crushed to death in Ivory Coast's main city of Abidjan overnight after a New Year's Eve fireworks display, an emergency official and state radio said on Tuesday.