Coup: ECOWAS Suspends Mali
As the West Africa country; Mali continues to witness a continuous disruption of democracy, the West African leaders, meeting in a regional summit Sunday in Ghana has now suspended Mali from the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) bodies after a second coup by the Malian military.
"The suspension from ECOWAS takes immediate effect until the deadline of the end of February 2022 when they are supposed to hand over to a democratically elected government," Ghana's Foreign Minister Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey told reporters.
"One of the decisions of the heads of state is that they should ensure that in the next few days a civilian prime minister is put in place to form the next government," she added.
Mali presidential election runoff holds today
Today Malians will be voting in the presidential election run off due to inability of any of the aspirants to polled beyond 50% benchmark in the July 29 election in the country.However, today presidential election runoff likely to see the incumbent president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita (IBK) return to office despite criticism of his handling of the country's security crisis.This will be the second time that the two candidates in today presidential runoff will be...
Mali's Election: IBK and CISSE go for run-off again
The Ministry of Territorial Administration in Mali made the result of the Sunday's election known to the public on Thursday and the result shows that the incumbent President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita (IBK) won 41.4 percent of the vote, while his close opponent Soumaila Cisse came second with 17.8 percent.With the election's result, it means that non of the aspirants can be declared winner since they all fail to secure over 50 per cent constitutional benchmar...
Mr. Gassama the hero has received official appointment from Mali .
Malian President has asked the hero (Mr. Gassama) who saved a childs life off a four-storey building to come back to Mali because the government has found him a new job in the Army.He was told to Finish with FRANCE first and get back to MALI later. Should the 'Spider-man' leave his newly acquired citizenship (France) for the Malian army or he should pursue his new job in France?#LetsGetTalking
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