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  • Health system criticized in I. Coast model's death 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 10:32 am
  • ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast - Awa Fadiga was attacked at night in a taxi that was taking her home to an upscale neighborhood in Ivory Coast's capital. Two witnesses say they saw the locally famous fashion model being thrown out of the cab under a bridge, apparently unconscious.