A coach and minibus crash in Ivory Coast has killed 25 people.Another road tragedy in Abidjan killed at least four individuals on Wednesday.
He warned Ivorians to be cautious on the roads as the Muslim festival of Tabaski â€” also known as Eid al-Adha in other parts of the world â€” approaches, which often sees a spike in traffic in the middle of the rainy season.
Driver mistake is also a common cause of accidents, and the practice of buying a license from a corrupt examiner is common.
To further combat "corruption and fraud," authorities temporarily suspended driving test examiners and replaced them with police officers in late April.
Another road tragedy in Abidjan killed at least four individuals on Wednesday.