Ivory Coast’s Ouattara dissolves government

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Ivory Coast’s President Alassane Ouattara dissolved his government ahead of a planned government reshuffle, the secretary general of the president’s office said.

“The president of the republic … ended the functions of the members of the government,” Amadou Gon Coulibaly announced following a cabinet meeting.

It was not immediately clear when the new government would be named in the world’s top cocoa producer, Reuters reports.