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Ivory Coast PM quits, new govt next week: president

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Ivory Coast’s prime minister resigned on Wednesday and a new “streamlined” government will take form next week, President Alassane Ouattara announced.

Speaking at the opening of outgoing Prime Minister Patrick Achi’s last cabinet meeting, Ouattara said he had accepted the government’s resignation and would “from next week appoint a new prime minister who will come to me to propose a streamlined government.”


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