Tags : President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita

Ousted Mali President, Keita, Freed By Junta

Coup leaders in Mali have released ousted President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita from detention, a spokesman for the junta Djibrilla Maiga said on Thursday. Reuters quoted him as saying: “He was freed this morning, (and) he has returned to his home.” He however didn’t offer more details. Former Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita was detained during […]

Mali Opposition Rejects ECOWAS Plan, Insists President Quit

A protest movement that has sprung up in Mali, shaking President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita’s grip on power, on Tuesday, July 28, 2020, rejected a compromise put forward by regional leaders and insisted that he quit. In a statement, the so-called June 5 Movement said it “demands the resignation of Mr. Ibrahim Boubacar Keita and his […]

Protest In Mali, As Tens Of Thousands Seek Resignation Of

Tens of thousands of people rallied in Mali’s capital Bamako on Friday, June 19, 2020, to demand the resignation of President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, heeding the call of the country’s newly resurgent opposition. The 75-year-old president is under pressure over failures to contain a jihadist insurgency that emerged in northern Mali in 2012 and spread to the fragile […]