July 1956: Marie-Therese Kouao born in Bonoua, the Ivory Coast.
October 1972: Carl Manning born.
November 1991: Adjo Victoria Climbié born near Abidjan, the Ivory
December 1991: Anna Kouao born in the Ivory Coast. It was her
identity that was transferred to Victoria in order to get the
latter into France on a false passport.
1998: Kouao brings Victoria to Paris from the Ivory Coast.
April 1999: Kouao and Victoria travel to London from Paris on
a British Midland flight.
June 1999: Kouao meets bus driver Carl Manning for the first time
as a passenger on his bus. Kouao later says they had met before
in France, which Manning denies.
July 1999: Kouao and Victoria move into Manning's flat in Tottenham,
July 1999: Victoria taken to the Barnaby Bear ward at the Central
Middlesex hospital by Avril Cameron, the daughter of Victoria's
childminder Priscilla Cameron, with suspected non-accidental injuries.
She was later diagnosed as having scabies.
July 1999: Victoria released from hospital back into the care
24 July 1999: Victoria taken into North Middlesex hospital accident
and emergency department with scalding to her head and face. Staff
suspect she has suffered non-accidental injuries.
August 1999: Victoria discharged from North Middlesex hospital
and collected by Kouao.
1999-January 2000: Victoria placed in the bath at Manning's flat
every night, as stated by Manning in the criminal trial into Victoria's
November 1999: Kouao claims Victoria has been sexually abused
by Manning. She reports this to Haringey social services, then
retracts the allegation the next day.
February 2000: Victoria is admitted to casualty at North Middlesex
hospital, then moved to St Mary's hospital, Paddington, west London.
February 2000: Victoria declared dead at 3.15pm in the intensive
care unit at St Mary's, with 128 separate injuries to her body.
2001: Kouao and Manning convicted of murder and child cruelty.
Both sentenced to life imprisonment.