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Mon, 24 Sep 2018 08:53:58 GMT
Observers Endorse Flawed Presidential Poll, Now for Legislative Elections
[The Conversation Africa] How credible were the 2018 presidential elections in Mali? Going by the allegations of stuffed ballot boxes, theft of election materials, threats and attacks against election officials, arson at polling stations, vote-sellin...

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 14:29:21 GMT
Africans Live A Decade Longer Than in 1990, But...
[allAfrica] Cape Town -The level of human development in Sub-Saharan Africa, judged by how long people live for, how well they are educated and how much they earn, has improved by more than a third in the past three decades, according to a United Nat...

Tue, 11 Sep 2018 07:38:28 GMT
More Than 100 Migrants Die Off Libya Coast - Aid Group
[VOA] More than 100 migrants in two rubber boats died trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Libya in early September, according to Doctors Without Borders (MSF).

Fri, 07 Sep 2018 06:34:55 GMT
FT African Legends Series - Salif Keita, a Forgotten Hero?
[FirstTouch] African football has much to thank for the legacy of a certain Salif Keita who played in Europe between 1967 and 1980. There is another famous person who goes by the name Salif Keita but he is an Afro-pop singer-songwriter from Mali. Our...

Wed, 05 Sep 2018 12:09:29 GMT
'I Have Lost Everything' - in Central Mali, Rising Extremism Stirs Inter-Communal Conflict
[IRIN] Mopti -Head bowed, white boubou robe billowing in the breeze, Badomou Dara trudged over what remained of his house in Kara, a small mud-built village in Mali's central Mopti region.

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