The President of Cote d'Ivoire is the Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces. The total active manpower is around 17,050 soldiers including Presidential Guard and the Gendarmerie.
The Land Forces is composed by:
- 1 Infantry battalion
- 1 Armoured battalion
- 1 Para Commando battalion
- 1 Command Support battalion
- 1 AAA battalion

Military equipment and vehicles of Cote d'Ivoire Army