Central African Republic Leader Takes Five Ministries In Caretaker Government

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Reuters
Central African Republic's self-proclaimed President Michel Djotodia announced a caretaker government on Sunday in which he takes control of five ministries, including defense, according to a statement issued by his spokesman.

Central African Republic's self-proclaimed President Michel Djotodia announced a caretaker government on Sunday in which he takes control of five ministries, including defense, according to a statement issued by his spokesman.

The transitional government, which said it would hold elections within three years following a rebel takeover that ousted former leader Francois Bozize, will keep civilian opposition representative Nicolas Tiangaye as prime minister, according to the statement.