Archive | July, 2020

Mali: IBK on the Edge?

ECOWAS has sent a high-level delegation to Bamako to mediate between the president, IBK, and an increasingly vocal and powerful opposition movement. It is not at all clear that the conditions exist for a successful mediation that would enable IBK to survive. Read more: Presidential Power: Mali – A president in peril Vanguard Africa: Mali’s Impasse Demands Inclusive Leadership

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Mali: Uncertain Future for IBK

Four African heads of state are expected in Bamako tomorrow, Thursday, in an effort to get an agreement between the president, IBK, and the opposition, which has grown increasingly strident in its criticism of the president in recent months and whose position looks increasingly precarious. Read more on Le Monde

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