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2021 AfroBasket: D’Tigers Defeat Mali In Group Opener

Nigeria senior men’s basketball team, D’Tigers, got their Group C 2021 AfroBasket off to a winning start after defeating Mali on Wednesday. Coach Mike Brown’s side...

Buhari Meets Jonathan Over Mali Crisis

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday received ex-President Goodluck Jonathan over the political crisis in Mali. Jonathan, who is Special Envoy and ECOWAS mediator to the...

Mali junta leader declares himself president

The situation in Mali today is said to be tense as the head of the military junta Colonel Assimi Goïta, has declared himself the country’s transitional...

Mali Military Frees President, Prime Minister

Mali’s interim president Bah Ndaw and premier Moctar Ouane have been released three days after they were detained by the military and stripped off their powers in what...

Malian President, Ibrahim Keita, resigns

Malian President, Ibrahim Keita, on Wednesday, said he was resigning to avoid “bloodshed”, hours after his arrest by troops in a sudden coup that followed a...

Former President Jonathan meets President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently meeting with former President Goodluck Jonathan at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. Jonathan arrived at Aso Rock about 11 am and...

Three U.N. peacekeepers killed in roadside bomb in Mali

Three United Nations soldiers from Chad have died in Mali when their convoy hit a roadside bomb in the northern Mali region of Aguelhok. The UN peacekeeping mission in...

Mali declares first coronavirus cases

Mali has recorded its first two cases of the novel coronavirus, also known as COVID19, on Wednesday. In a statement, the government confirmed that the cases are two...

20 wounded in northern Mali rocket attack on U.N. base

At least 20 people, including United Nations peacekeepers, have been wounded in northern Mali’s restive Kidal region following a rocket attack on a military base for...

UN decries increasing attacks in Sahel and West Africa

The United Nations envoy for West Africa and the Sahel says the region has experienced “a devastating surge in terrorist attacks against civilian and military...