Sory Bamba, a Malian music pioneer, spends his days ensconced in the courtyard of his home in the old quarter … More
PARIS (AP) — French ground forces and military helicopters killed a jihadist commander linked with al-Qaida in Mali along with … More
UNITED NATIONS (AP) : More than 20 donors pledged nearly $1 billion for the three countries at the epicenter of … More
(CNN) : A French aid worker who was kidnapped in the West African country of Mali has been released after … More
A month after the coup in Mali, the military leaders remain firmly committed to the fight against jihadists, but until … More
The new president is to lead the country for several months before staging elections, returning Mali to civilian rule. Mali’s … More
In the wake of Mali’s political crisis, there are reports suggesting that the junta leaders were trained in Russia and … More
Mali’s new military rulers said that former president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, who had been detained since the country’s coup on … More
Mali’s President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta has resigned, after being detained by soldiers on Tuesday, state TV reports. In a televised … More
The prime minister of Mali has promised to form an inclusive government “very quickly” after thousands of protesters called on … More
Embattled president’s bid to quell dissatisfaction fails to appease opposition coalition, which calls for mass rally. Ibrahim Boubacar Keita is … More
BAMAKO (Reuters) – Tens of thousands protested in Bamako on Friday demanding the Malian president resign or face civil disorder … More
Various political groups organise mass demonstration, which has the backing of influential Muslim leader Mahmoud Dicko.
Officials said Droukdel, who was known to be involved in all aspects al-Qaida’s operations in the region of Niger, Mali and Burkina Faso, had been seeking to expand the amount of territory under his control and increase the number of attacks.