Côte d'Ivoire - The deadline for 2021 civil servants competitive examinations registration extended (Ministry)

Ms Anne Désirée Ouloto promises transparency throughout the exams sessions ( stock picture)

The deadline for Civil Service Examinations scheduled for July 23, 2021, has been moved to Friday, August 6, for online applications and Friday, August 13, 2021, for fitness sessions, according to a press release from the Minister of Public Service and Administrative Modernisation, Anne Désirée Ouloto.

"No applications will be accepted after these strict deadlines," the press release states.
Online applications will still be available on the ministry's website. A total of 11,874 positions are open for 372 examinations in 2021. These are Direct Examinations (217 posts), Recruitment (374 posts), Exceptional Recruitment (251 posts), Health (2,905 posts), Professional (7,695 posts) and Exceptional Professional (432 posts).

The tests will take place in 10 locations, namely Abidjan, Abengourou, Bondoukou, Bouaké, Daloa, Gagnoa, Man, Korhogo, San Pedro and Yamoussoukro. From 2014 to 2020, about 60000 education and health workers were recruited into the civil service and more than 50,000 civil servants were promoted to higher grades.