updated Wed. December 6, 2023
January 28, 2018
Mali's President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita on Saturday said his people would not be frightened by “barbaric attacks” after unidentified gunmen killed at least 14 soldiers in a pre-dawn assault on a military camp. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads. West Africa's arid Sahel region is suffering a spike inÃâÃÂ ...
Voice of America
January 18, 2018
The suspected murder of a Malian government employee at the hands of her husband is sparking a dialogue about domestic violence in the West African country. On December 29, police found the body of Fanta Sekou Fofana, a 27-year-old receptionist in the office of President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita andÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 2017
Mali's president has appointed the government of the country's new prime minister, as he prepares for a presidential campaign amid an ongoing threat from jihadists. According to a decree published Sunday, President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita installed 36 ministers for Soumeylou Boubeye Maiga'sÃâÃÂ ...
December 4, 2017
BAMAKO - A Malian army general and former government minister has resigned his post to stand in the country's presidential elections in July 2018, sources close to the officer said Sunday. Moussa Sinko Coulibaly is the second person to declare his candidacy, after Kalifa Sanogo, the mayor of Mali'sÃâÃÂ ...
UN News Centre
September 19, 2017
Mali's President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita took the podium of the General Assembly today to praise United Nations efforts in aiding his West African country recover from rebel attacks, and called on the international community to help fund a new five-nation force to combat terrorism in the region.