|Esmel Gnagne Ernest|
Dabou, Lopou, French Ivory Coast (now Ivory Coast)
|Death:||26 July 2013|
Debremou, Lopou, Ivory Coast
|Age:||112 years, 0+ days?|
Esmel Gnagne Ernest claimed that he was born in Dabou, Lopou, French Ivory Coast (now Ivory Coast) in 1901. He was a patriarch and claimed that he was a friend of former president Laurent Gbagbo, who visited him in 1993.
Esmel Gnagne Ernest passed away in his home village in Debremou, Lopou, Ivory Coast on 26 July 2013 at the claimed age of 112 years, 0+ days. If his age is true, he could be oldest known man ever from Ivory Coast.
- Esmel Gnagne Ernest (110 ans), doyen des Adioukrou : “Gbagbo a raison et il reviendra de la Cpi” L'ETERNEL EST VIVANT, 29 December 2011 (Archived)
- En tournée à Dabou/ Nestor Dahi (JFpi) à Soro : «Les parents de Gbagbo ne sont pas à Gagnoa » Ivorian.Net, 29 July 2013 (Archived)