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MALI POLITICS: Thousands of Malians Protest Against Ibrahim Boubacar Keita Referendum on Constitutional Changes

MALI POLITICS: Thousands of Malians Protest Against Ibrahim Boubacar Keita Referendum on Constitutional Changes

“We don’t need a revised constitution. We need the state to liberate the north and centre of Mali and to take account of people’s aspirations,” protester and local councillor Sonore Sidibe said at the march.

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AFRICA POLITICS: French, West African Presidents Launch Sahel Force

AFRICA POLITICS: French, West African Presidents Launch Sahel Force

Mali’s President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita says, “It’s also clear that France alone must not continue to bear the burden of this fight against terrorism.”

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MALI: Ibrahim Boubacar Keita Fires Tieman Hubert Coulibaly

MALI: Ibrahim Boubacar Keita Fires Tieman Hubert Coulibaly

Coulibaly is replaced by Abdoulaye Idrissa Maiga, a former minister for territorial administration, who was president’s campaign director at 2013 election.

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MALI: Ahmad al Faqi al Mahdi Asks For Forgiveness

MALI: Ahmad al Faqi al Mahdi Asks For Forgiveness

“This is the first and last wrongful act I will ever commit,” Ahmad al Faqi al Mahdi told the Hague court in a measured and grave opening address.

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MALI: 13,000 ‘Ghost’ Workers To Be Removed Off Payroll

MALI: 13,000 ‘Ghost’ Workers To Be Removed Off Payroll

Investigating and striking off ghost workers are among the requirements of Mali’s program with the IMF.

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