Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis has brought forward to Saturday a visit to Paris that launches the new anti-austerity government's search for EU allies, his office said. "The minister will travel to Paris on Saturday instead of Monday," a spokesperson told AFP. He is expected to hold meetings on Sunday.
In Côte d'Ivoire, President Alassane Ouattara is hosting a government seminar to set out the priorities for the next six months of his presidency. He hopes to restore security, kickstart the economy and reconcile with supporters of former president