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François Bozizé

Central African politician

François Bozizé Yangouvonda (born 14 October 1946) is a Central African politician.[1][2] He was elected President of the Central African Republic in 2003. His predecessor was Ange-Félix Patassé. His term ended in 2013. He was succeeded by Michel Djotodia.

François Bozizé
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6th President of the Central African Republic
In office
15 March 2003 – 24 March 2013
Prime MinisterAbel Goumba
Célestin Gaombalet
Élie Doté
Faustin-Archange Touadéra
Nicolas Tiangaye
Vice PresidentAbel Goumba
Preceded byAnge-Félix Patassé
Succeeded byMichel Djotodia
Personal details
Born
François Bozizé Yangouvonda

(1946-10-14) 14 October 1946 (age 73)
Mouila, French Equatorial Africa
(now Mouila, Gabon)
Political partyIndependent
Spouse(s)Monique Bozizé

ReferencesEdit

  1. Lydia Polgreen (25 March 2013). "Leader of Central African Republic Fled to Cameroon, Official Says". The New York Times.
  2. British Broadcasting Company (24 March 2013). "Central African Republic: President Bozize flees Bangui". BBC.

Other websitesEdit

  Media related to François Bozizé at Wikimedia Commons

  • Jean-Marc Aractingi,La Politique à mes trousses( Politics at my heels), Editions l'Harmattan, Paris, 2006, Central Africa Chapter (ISBN 978-2-296-00469-6).