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Historical

 

MAJOR ACTORS DEVELOPMENT OF THE PORT OF ABIDJAN

The extraordinary growth of the Port of Abidjan that allowed him to be one of the major pillars of the famous "Ivorian miracle" was possible due to many historical actors whose enlightened vision has fostered at various levels, planning the various stages of its development..

This is the at first visionary that was President Felix Houphouet Boigny whose ideological and political choices were very quick to Côte d'Ivoire a leading country in the sub-region, laying the foundations for the development of modern port that is the Port of Abidjan.

Then there are several generations of technical and administrative supervision of Ministers, Directors General and talented engineers who have to implement the policy defined by successive governmentsand thus contribute to development of the Port of Abidjan.

 

A few are listed below :

 

Alcide KACOU

Minister of Public Works Transport the Town Planning the construction of posts and telecommunication

Désiré BONI

Minister of Public Works and Transport

Lamine FADIGA

Minister of Marine

Jean MILLER

1950-1952

Marcel ADAM

1952-1959

Jean PAUTREL

1959-1967

Laurent ODAH

May 1967- 1979

Ibo OKOUE

May 1979- 1981

Jean-Michel MOULOD

1981-November 1998

Serge Allah ABOIDJE

November 1998-January 2000

Mamadou KONE

January 2000-November

Marcel GOSSIO

Since 15 November 2000