Key I. Coast poll deemed transparent, turnout fair at 60%

October 26, 2015 5:17 PM

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Key I. Coast poll deemed transparent, turnout fair at 60%

ABIDJAN: Ivory Coast's weekend presidential poll was deemed fair and transparent by international observers, boosting hopes the vote will seal the peace after years of upheaval in the world's top cocoa producer.

"The election will reflect the will of the people of Ivory Coast," said former Nigerian president Olusegun Obasanjo, who headed an observer team from the Economic Community of West African States (Ecowas).

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