Mali’s Junta responds to ECOWAS, closes borders “on the basis of reciprocity”

Mali’s transitional leadership has responded to the tough sanctions issued by the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) during an extra-ordinary meeting in Accra, the capital of Ghana. Recall that, the regional body released new set of sanctions on Sunday with directives to member states to close all land and air borders with Mali, […]

ECOWAS hits Mali with ‘final’ tough sanctions as junta proposed 5years mandate

West Africa’s regional bloc, ECOWAS has pulled what seems to be a final plug on Mali with heavy sanctions as the Country’s junta proposed to extend transitional period by five (5) years against the demands of ECOWAS that, elections should be held in February 2022. In an extraordinary summit held in Accra Ghana on Sunday, […]