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Mali Crisis: Buhari, ECOWAS Leaders Meet To Discuss

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday, August 20, 2020, joined other West African leaders to discuss the military coup in Mali that ousted president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita. The meeting, which commenced at 11 am, was held virtually under the auspices of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). ECOWAS has strongly condemned the change of […]

Mali Crisis: President Keita Resigns

Mali has been gripped for months by a political crisis that has sparked the country’s worst unrest in years, as a protest movement galvanised by a disputed election pushed for President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita to resign. Keita said Wednesday, August 19, 2020, he had stepped down to avoid “bloodshed” after he was detained in a military coup, whose […]