Patrick Achi

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Patrick Achi
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Acting Prime Minister of Ivory Coast
Assumed office
8 March 2021
PresidentAlassane Ouattara
Preceded byHamed Bakayoko
Personal details
Born (1955-11-17) November 17, 1955 (age 65)
Paris, France

Patrick Achi (born 17 November 1955) is an Ivorian politician. He is a member of the Parti démocratique de Côte d'Ivoire.[1]

Between 2010 and 2017, Achi was Minister of Economic Infrastructure for the Cote d'Ivoire government.[2]

On 16 April 2020, Achi announced that he had tested positive for COVID-19 and was self-isolating until further notice.[3]

Achi was appointed acting prime minister on 8 March 2021 after the death of Prime Minister Hamed Bakayoko.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Patrick Achi profile". London: Guardian. 22 February 2011. Retrieved 15 May 2013.
  2. "Cote D'Ivoire — Central Intelligence Agency." Welcome to the CIA Web Site — Central Intelligence Agency. CIA, n.d. Web. 11 Nov. 2010. <"Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2007-08-15. Retrieved 2007-08-29.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)>.
  3. "Close ally of Ivory Coast leader contracts coronavirus". DispatchLIVE.co.za. 17 April 2020. Archived from the original on 3 June 2020. Retrieved 20 April 2020.
  4. Aboa, Ange (March 8, 2021). "Ivory Coast President Ouattara names Patrick Achi as interim prime minister". news.yahoo.com. Reuters. Retrieved March 8, 2021.