• Short Summary

    IVORY COAST PRESIDENT FELIX HOUPHOUET-BOIGNY ON MONDAY (5 JANUARY) BROUGHT NINE NEW MINISTERS, MOSTLY YOUNG TECHNOCRATS, INTO HIS GOVERNMENT.

  • Description

    1.
    GV EXT..OF PALACE OFFICE
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    2.
    LV PAN..INTERIOR
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    3.
    SV HOUPHOUET-BOIGNY AND PROTOCOL CHIEF GEORGE OUEGNIEN IN DOORWAY
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    4.
    SV & CU NEW MINISTER OF INFORMATION BOUAZO READS LISTS OF NEW APPOINTMENTS (2 SHOTS)
    0.30

    5.
    LV PAN..FROM BOUAZO TO BOIGNY AND MINISTERS LISTENING IN DOORWAY (2 SHOTS)
    0.58

    6.
    SV & CU BOUAZO CONGRATULATED AS HE LEAVES ROOM (2 SHOTS)
    1.14

    7.
    SV REPORTERS WITH TAPE RECORDER
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    8.
    SV BOUAZO JOINS GROUP OF MINISTERS ON STEPS
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    9.
    CU PAN..AUGUSTE DENISE, HOUPHOUET-BOIGNY AND MATHIEU EKRA WITH OTHER MINISTERS ON STEPS
    1.38


    PRESIDENT: FELIX HOUPHOUET-BOIGNY;



    MINISTERS OF STATE: AUGUSTE DENISE, MATHIEU EKRA, AND BLAISE NDIA KOFFI;



    JUSTICE: CAMILLE ALLIALI;



    INTERIOR: NANLO BAMBA;



    ARMED FORCES; KOUADIO MSAHIA BLE;



    ECONOMY AND FINANCE; HENRI KONAN BEDIE;



    CONSTRUCTION AND URBANISM: ALEXIS THIERRY-LEBBE (WHO SUCCEEDS MICHEL GOLY);



    TOURISM: LOUA DIOMANDE (NEW MINISTRY).



    PLANNING: DHAMED DIAWARA;



    POSTS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS: SOUEYMANE CISSOKO;



    AGRICULTURE; ABDOULAYE SAWADOGO;



    NATIONAL EDUCATION: LOROUGNON GUEDE;



    TECHNICAL TEACHING AND PROFESSIONAL TRAINING: BARRY BATTESTI (NEW MINISTRY).



    PUBLIC HEALTH AND POPULATION: HYPPOLITE AYE (NEW MINISTER, SUCCEEDING BLAISE NDIA KOFFI);



    CIVIL SERVICE: JOSEPH TADJO EHUE (NEW MINISTER, SUCCEEDING LOUA DIOMANDE);



    PUBLIC WORKS AND TRANSPORT: GRAH KADJI (NEW MINISTER, SUCCEEDING ALCIDE KACOU);



    ANIMAL PRODUCTION: DIKO GARDA (NEW MINISTER, SUCCEEDING LANCINE KONE);



    YOUTH, POPULAR EDUCATION, AND SPORTS: ETIENNE SHIN (NEW MINISTER, SUCCEEDING BISSOUMA TAPE);



    INFORMATION: EDMOND BOUAZO (NEW MINISTER, SUCCEEDING MATHIEU EKRA).




    Initials WW/V/MR/BJ



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: IVORY COAST PRESIDENT FELIX HOUPHOUET-BOIGNY ON MONDAY (5 JANUARY) BROUGHT NINE NEW MINISTERS, MOSTLY YOUNG TECHNOCRATS, INTO HIS GOVERNMENT.

    M. LOROUGNON GUEDE, FORMER VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY, BECOMES NATIONAL EDUCATION MINISTER, BUT OTHERWISE THE KEY POSTS -- FOREIGN AFFAIRS, INTERIOR, JUSTICE, AND FINANCE -- REMAIN UNCHANGED.

    M. GUEDE SUCCEEDS M. LAMBERT AMON TANOH, WHO HAS LEFT THE GOVERNMENT.

    OBSERVERS IN ABIDJAN SAID THE RESHUFFLE DID NOT SIGNIFY ANY CHANGE IN GOVERNMENT POLICY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5YRP54CZTH8FPJHJ07EJ0B3YI
    Media URN:
    VLVA5YRP54CZTH8FPJHJ07EJ0B3YI
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/01/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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