Ivory Coast opposition leader arrested for rival government


Ivory Coast opposition leader and former Prime Minister Pascal Affi N’Guessan has been arrested for creating a rival government.
President Alassane Ouattara has won a third term in office, but the opposition said they were creating a transitional council after they boycotted the polls.
Ivorian prosecutors are pursuing “terrorism” charges against the opposition members and say they expect more arrests in the coming days.

Al Jazeera’s Ahmed Idris reports from Abidjan, Ivory Coast.

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