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Kouamé Georgette has passed away

Kouamé Georgette has passed away
The condolences of the Presidential couple to Virginie Aya Touré and Gilles Touré
The condolences of the Presidential couple to Virginie Aya Touré and Gilles Touré
The condolences of the Presidential couple to Virginie Aya Touré and Gilles Touré

Touré Aya Virginie, President of the Board of Directors of the Petroci Foundation and her son, fashion designer Gilles Touré, have been sadly affected since August 25th by the death of  Indeed, Ms. Kouamé Acouba Georgette. The mother of Toure Aya Virginie and grandmother of the famous fashion designer Gilles Touré died on Saturday, August 25, 2018 in Grand-Bassam. Mrs. In view of this news, Dominique Ouattara decided  to pay a visit to  Mrs. Toure Aya Virginie (former President Rassemblement des Femmes Républicaines) and her family to show her support and that  of President Alassane Ouattara to the bereaved family.

 During the visit, Mrs. Dominique Ouattara was accompanied by a strong delegation composed of Minister Diakité Coty Souleymane, President of the Board of Directors of the Road Maintenance Fund (FER), Mrs. Clarisse Duncan, wife of the Vice President, Mrs. Yolande Bakayoko, wife of the Minister of State Hamed Bakayoko and many other personalities, elected officials and local authorities.

 

Thus, the wife of the Head of State  took this opportunity to express her compassion and her support in the presence of Mrs. Touré Aya Virginie, Gilles Touré and all the family members.

Through her spokesperson, Minister Diakité Coty Souleymane, she insisted on the very close and fraternal ties with Mrs. Toure Aya Virginie and her son. For this reason she decided to contribute to the funeral arrangements. She offered the sum of five million CFA francs to the bereaved family to enable them to meet the burial expenses.

Mr. Bizié Leto, spokesperson for the Kouamé family, thanked the Presidential couple for their support. Mrs. Kouamé Acouba Georgette will be buried in the Grand-Bassam municipal cemetery (Azuretti) on Friday, September 14th.