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News Mali Bamako: 20 killed at ethnic flarepoint in central Mali

Published on: Friday 14 February 2020
20 killed at ethnic flarepoint in central Mali
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/20-killed-ethnic-flarepoint-central-mali-154028854.html

Thirty people, including nine soldiers, have been killed in a spate of attacks in central Mali, authorities said Friday, with most of the deaths caused by inter-ethnic violence in the deeply troubled region. Twenty-one people were killed in an attack overnight in Ogossagou, a village mainly inhabited

News Mali Bamako: Gold panning in northern Mali may be benefiting extremists

Published on: Friday 14 February 2020
Gold panning in northern Mali may be benefiting extremists
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/gold-panning-northern-mali-benefiting-extremists-68982409

“It cannot be excluded that individuals belonging to terrorist groups — in this case the JNIM — in the area play a role not only in securing the sites but in the collection of taxes, too,” said ...

News Mali Bamako: Gunmen kill at least 21 in central Mali village

Published on: Friday 14 February 2020
Gunmen kill at least 21 in central Mali village
News source: http://www.startribune.com/gunmen-kill-at-least-21-in-central-mali-village/567879072/

BAMAKO, Mali — Gunmen killed at least 21 people early Friday in central Mali in a village that suffered a massive attack last year, the government said. The gunmen attacked the village of Ogossagou in ...

News Mali Bamako: Two armed groups to fight insecurity in central Mali

Published on: Sunday 12 January 2020
Two armed groups to fight insecurity in central Mali
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/two-armed-groups-fight-insecurity-central-mali-203645395.html

Two armed groups in the lawless Menaka region of central Mali signed an accord on Sunday to join forces to fight insecurity, stepping in where government and international efforts have largely failed. The accord came the day before French President Emmanuel Macron and five African counterparts including

News Mali Bamako: Ghanaian businessman Hassan Zein wins defamation case in Mali

Published on: Thursday 16 January 2020
Ghanaian businessman Hassan Zein wins defamation case in Mali
News source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/NewsArchive/Ghanaian-businessman-Hassan-Zein-wins-defamation-case-in-Mali-840025

Late last year, some media houses in Mali succeeded in spreading negatives stories without basis about the Ghanaian ... In repression condemns him to three (03) months imprisonment A Bamako Appeal ...

News Mali Bamako: In Mali, love for Italy's vintage scooter is timeless

Published on: Friday 11 October 2019
In Mali, love for Italy's vintage scooter is timeless
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/mali-love-italys-vintage-scooter-timeless-024003794.html

Seydou Seck's Vespa is 41 years old, but he sits upright and proud on the ancient grey scooter when he heads down Bamako's Independence Avenue. In a city flooded with cheap, Indonesian-made two-wheelers, the classic Italian-made Vespa has a passionate following. The Vespa -- its name means

News Mali Bamako: In fuel-short Mali, farmers find money in saving tree stumps

Published on: Friday 13 September 2019
In fuel-short Mali, farmers find money in saving tree stumps
News source: http://news.trust.org/item/20190913140515-y9pat/

Drissa Bouare has been selling charcoal in Mali's capital, Bamako, for almost two decades, but has never had more trouble finding supplies of the fuel than in the last few years. Mali's efforts to ...

News Mali Bamako: Ceasefire Accords Signed by Armed Ethnic Groups in Mali

Published on: Monday 05 August 2019
Ceasefire Accords Signed by Armed Ethnic Groups in Mali
News source: https://www.courthousenews.com/ceasefire-accords-signed-by-armed-ethnic-groups-in-mali/

BAMAKO, Mali (AFP) – Armed groups of the rival Fulani and Dogan ethnic communities in central Mali have signed accords to “cease hostilities,” during a visit by the country’s prime minister, official ...

News Mali Bamako: Canada to have 20 police officers in Mali as part of UN mission by year's end

Published on: Saturday 10 August 2019
Canada to have 20 police officers in Mali as part of UN mission by year's end
News source: https://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/rcmp-peacekeeping-mali-1.5241948

Canada plans to fulfil its commitment to send 20 police officers to support the peacekeeping mission in Mali by the end of the year, according to the commanding RCMP officer in the West African country.

News Mali Bamako: Mali cotton production slides 10 pct in 2018/19

Published on: Tuesday 30 April 2019
News source: https://af.reuters.com/article/maliNews/idAFL5N22C93Y

BAMAKO, April 30 (Reuters) - * Cotton production in Mali fell 10 percent to 656,548 tonnes during the season ending in March, the head of the state-owned Malian Company for Textile Development ...

News Mali Bamako: Mali gets new government after protests

Published on: Monday 06 May 2019
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/mali-gets-government-protests-144027640.html

Bamako (AFP) - Mali's president has named a new government after its predecessor resigned last month amid widespread protests over an upsurge of deadly inter-communal violence, a presidency statement ...