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Mali’s interim president and PM ‘resign’ while under military arrest

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Mali’s interim president and prime minister have reportedly “resigned”, two days after they were arrested by the military in a widely condemned coup, according to an aide to the military-appointed interim vice-preside...

Man attempts to stab Mali’s interim leader at Grand Mosque

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A man has tried to stab Mali’s transitional president, Col Assimi Goïta, during Eid al-Adha celebrations at the Grand Mosque in Bamako. Witnesses said the incident happened after the imam went to slaughter sheep at th...

Time-keeping controversy overshadows Mali’s opening victory against Tunisia

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Farce engulfed the Africa Cup of Nations on Wednesday as the Group F tie between Tunisia and Mali was ended prematurely by the referee – twice. The Zambian official Janny Sikazwe caused bewilderment, and furious prote...