Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo ordered a probe of claims that Interior Minister Desire Tagro stole money from public programs such as a national voter I.D. scheme and a police training school. Tagro, who is considered one of Gbagbo’s closest allies, will not be suspended during the inquiry, Reuters reports.

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  • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.

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