Ivory Hover’s Top Minister Hamed Bakayoko has died from most cancers within the German metropolis of Freiburg, where he became as soon as receiving scientific treatment, in step with the authorities.
His loss of life on Wednesday got here two days after his 56th birthday.
“Our nation is in mourning,” President Alassane Ouattara acknowledged in a Twitter post. “It is with colossal sorrow that I command the loss of life of Top Minister Hamed Bakayoko, head of teach, minister of defence … in Germany, on memoir of most cancers,” he added.
A conclude ally of the 79-year-venerable president, Bakayoko became as soon as named prime minister in July 2020 following the sudden loss of life of his predecessor, Amadou Gon Coulibaly.
He became as soon as flown to France on February 18 for scientific exams and later to Freiburg, in southwest Germany.
The authorities acknowledged in a direct on Friday that Ouattara had met Bakayoko throughout a talk over with in France closing week, and given the teach of the minister’s effectively being, it became as soon as instructed that his hospitalisation ought to be prolonged.
On Monday, Ouattara had named his conclude confident and chief of workers Patrick Achi as length in-between prime minister quite than Bakayoko, who’s absent due effectively being causes, the presidency acknowledged in a direct