16 ianuarie 2022

Mali's ousted ex-President Keita dies aged 76 Related news


KIGALI, Rwanda Mali’s former President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, who was ousted in a military coup in 2020, has died at the age of 76, his family announced on Sunday. He died at his home in the capital Bamako following a long illness. Keita became president with a landslide victory in 2013 and was re-elected five years later. He was in the second year of his new term when he was deposed by the military in August 2020. In the weeks leading to the coup, Keita’s government faced protests by citizens [...]