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  • Ivorian's mourned their prime minister on Thursday, following amid back Yoko's death in Germany the day before, the media executive turned politician was seen as a likely successor to President Alassane Ouattara.

  • On the streets of Azerbaijan, residents like taxi driver laws, any tree or were absorbing the news.

  • Africa has lost a great man.

  • Ivory Coast has lost a great man because when I look at UM, Ed Bakayoko, I could see him in Mr Ouattara's job, you see.

  • Bakayoko had been flown to France in February for medical checks and then later to Freiburg in Germany.

  • Ouattara said he had died of cancer.

  • John resident Kevin Gregori said the 56 year old prime minister meant everything to Ivorian's.

  • He wanted to build a democratic Ivory Coast recognized all over the world.

  • This man, really.

  • We have a lot to say and it is very sad for Ivory Coast.

  • It's very sad for every coast we cry for Bakayoko, a close ally of Ouattara, Bakayoko was appointed as prime minister in July 2020.

  • That was following the sudden death of Bakayoko is predecessor Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly.

  • A Ouattara had already named his chief of staff as interim prime minister while Bakayoko was in hospital.

  • The death leaves a vacuum for Ouattara to fill as he continues his search for a potential successor.

Ivorian's mourned their prime minister on Thursday, following amid back Yoko's death in Germany the day before, the media executive turned politician was seen as a likely successor to President Alassane Ouattara.

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'Africa has lost a great man': Ivorians mourn PM

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    林宜悉 posted on 2021/03/11
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