Thierry Tanoh has been dismissed from the Ivorian government headed by Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly.
The relative of Henri Konan Bédié has been dismissed as Minister of Oil, Energy and Renewable Energies.
He was replaced by former minister Abdourahmane Cissé formerly adviser to the presidency of the Republic.
The reasons for the dismissal of the executive secretary of the PDCI-RDA in charge of finance were not disclosed by the Ivorian presidency.
Thierry Tanoh was the president of Panafrican bank Ecobank.