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12th Apr, 2017Malian President appoints new Cabinet

President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta of Mali has carried out a major reshuffle of his Cabinet introducing ten new members into the 35 member team. At the weekend he appointed Tieman […] more ->

5th Sep, 2016President dismisses defence minister

President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has dismissed his Minister of Defence and Veterans Affairs, Tieman Hubert Coulibaly, after members of the Ansar Dine group took control of the village of Boni […] more ->

11th Jul, 2016President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita presents new Cabinet

Under Decree No 2016-0510 / P-RM of 7th July 2016 President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita of Mali has carried out a major reshuffle of his Cabinet. Whilst most ministers retained their […] more ->

18th Jan, 2016Four Ministers out in Cabinet Reshuffle

President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita of Mali has carried out a reshuffle of his Cabinet. Most ministers have retained their existing portfolios but the Mines and Finance Ministers have switched roles. […] more ->

21st Nov, 2015Ten day State of Emergency declared

Following a terrorist attack by Islamist fundamentalists on the Radisson Blu hotel in central Bamako President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has announced three days of mourning and has declared a ten […] more ->

21st Jun, 2015Government and CMA sign Algiers Agreement

The government of Mali and Tuareg rebels signed a peace accord yesterday known as the Algiers Agreement. The agreement which is divided into 20 chapters and with 67 articles, and […] more ->

11th Jan, 2015Full list of new Cabinet

President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta has named his new Cabinet after the appointment of Prime Minister Modibo Keïta on Friday. The new Cabinet includes 29 members, down from 31 in the […] more ->

9th Jan, 2015Modibo Keïta appointed Prime Minister

President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta has sacked his Prime Minister, Moussa Mara, and replaced him with Modibo Keïta. Moussa Mara and his entire Cabinet resigned late Thursday afternoon. Modibo Keïta (73), […] more ->

20th Jul, 2014President Hollande announces new French forces in Africa

Following a three day visit of West African countries, President François Hollande has announced a new French military force will be deployed under the codename Operation Barkhane in order to […] more ->

28th May, 2014New Defence Minister appointed

Soumeylou Boubèye Maïga, the Minister of Defence and Veteran Affairs has resigned his portfolio after a botched army operation in the north of the country last week. The mission to […] more ->