Malian gov’t seeks to arrest son of former President Keïta

Interpol has issued an arrest warrant for Karim Keita, the eldest son of former president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita. The red notice was issued at the request of Malian authorities who have been investigating Keita in a case concerning the disappearance of a journalist in 2016. AFP was able to confirm the existence of the notice […]

Mali: Protesters demand France to leave, while others want more Russian collaboration

An anti-French military demonstration is staged in Bamako, Mali, with activists demanding that French soldiers be completely withdrawn from their homeland. Some carried Russian flags and placards asking for increased collaboration between Mali and Russia, while others chanted anti-Russian slogans. There was a rather low turnout for the protest organized by Yerewolo Debouts Contre Les […]

Democracy is Not a Good Thing For Africa – Salif Keita, The Golden Voice of Africa

Prior to the arrival of European travelers and subsequently colonialism, Africa has had its own political system. Not only has colonialism created a new struggle of unending attempts by Africans to adopt an “alien” governance system, but it has also equally placed the entire continent in the exploitive end of the capitalist economic system. For decades, […]

Third-term is also a coup – Guinea Bissau’s President to ECOWAS leaders

At the virtually emergency summit meeting held on the 20 August 2020, the ECOWAS member states in their resolution on the ongoing crises in Mali denounced the action taken by the military to depose embattled President Ibrahim Keita, something the regional leaders’ term as a negative and obstructive insolence towards the democratic order of the […]

Events in Mali threatens peace and security in West Africa – President Buhari

The President of Nigeria, Muhammadu Buhari, has joined the many individuals, organizations and nations to condemn the current occurrence in Mali where President, Ibrahim Boubacar Keita’s government has been overthrown by military coup. “Nigeria strongly supports the efforts of ECOWAS Chairman, President Mahamadou Issoufou, for wider regional and continental consultations with ECOWAS, the AU and […]

Excursion To Africa: Yesterday Mali Created Today’s Mali

TODAY IN MALI Mali-is the only double triangular shaped nation in the world, located in West Africa sub-region, seventh in landmass size in Africa; a landlocked nation, its territory falls within two African great rivers, Niger and Senegal. To her North is Algeria, southeast is Niger; on southern border are Burkina Faso and Cote d’ […]

Another Foreign Military Troop in Mali To Combat Islamist Led Insurgency

According to the BBC, 250 British soldiers will join the UN mission in Mali later this year, a move they say is to step up its military support in West Africa to help combat the world’s fastest-growing Islamist-Led Insurgency. Over the past months, British troops have been helping train local forces to fight extremism in […]