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The top FIVE most heavily guarded African presidents no one wants to mess with.

From kidnappings, to attempted assassinations; believe it or not, being president is one of the most dangerous jobs on the planet. In the US, one of every nine Presidents has been killed while in office. Since 1865, there have been attempts on the lives of one of every four Presidents and the successful assassination of one of every five.

  11 months ago ago
The top FIVE most heavily guarded African presidents no one wants to mess with.

POLITICS

The African Union starts to bare teeth

The country of Mali has been suspended from the African Union after a coup. The second in nine months. The African Union decided to go further by threatening the country with sanctions, an unreservedly strong statement if the civilian-led government is not restored. On the home front the EFF released a statement welcoming the suspension from the African Union.

  1 year ago ago
The African Union starts to bare teeth

POLITICS

Mali ex-interim president and PM freed from house arrest

BAMAKO – Former Malian break president Bah Ndaw and his leader Moctar Ouane have been liberated from house capture, the West African alliance ECOWAS said on Friday. In an explanation, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) said it "invites" the move by Mali to lift "every prohibitive measure" on the previous pioneers.

  11 months ago ago
Mali ex-interim president and PM freed from house arrest

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Mali's Interim President survives attack

Mali's interim leader Assimi Goita has been targeted in an attempted stabbing attack during the Eid al-Adha prayers, at the Mosque in the capital city of Bamako. The attacker was immediately over-powered by security as the interim leader was quickly taken away from the scene, and it was not clear whether he had been wounded or not.

  1 year ago ago
Mali's Interim President survives attack

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African President Escapes Assassination after Muslim Prayers. Details

On Tuesday, July 20, President Assimi Goita, Mali's temporary leader, was nearly assassinated following Eid prayers at a mosque in Bamako, the country's capital. According to DW.com, one of the two assailants was armed with a knife and nearly stabbed the president.

  1 year ago ago
African President Escapes Assassination after Muslim Prayers. Details

POLITICS

Mali Coup Leader Goita Sworn In As Interim President And Appoints PM

Assimi Goita, the Malian colonel who has ousted two presidents in the previous nine months, said he would manage a progress toward vote based decisions as he was confirmed as between time president on Monday. Goita, a 38-year-old exceptional powers authority, had effectively been pronounced president by the protected court a month ago subsequent to removing Bah Ndaw, yet was officially sworn in on Monday during a function in the capital Bamako.

  1 year ago ago
Mali Coup Leader Goita Sworn In As Interim President And Appoints PM

POLITICS

ECOWAS Envoy Delivers Message To Mali's Junta Ahead Of Crucial Summit

West African governments' envoy arrived in Mali on Wednesday to deliver a message from the region's leaders to Mali's strongman, Colonel Assimi Goita, four days before a high-risk summit in crisis-hit Mali. Goodluck Jonathan, the former president of Nigeria, arrived in Bamako ahead of Sunday's summit of West African leaders in Accra.

  7 months ago ago
ECOWAS Envoy Delivers Message To Mali's Junta Ahead Of Crucial Summit

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Namibian Government In Serious Trouble After Doing This

http://ewn.co.za/w3kra BAMAKO, Mali - An agent from West Africa's territorial coalition showed up in Mali on Tuesday, a day after Colonel Assimi Goita promised to quickly return the country to non military personnel rule in the wake of driving its second upset in nine months.

  1 year ago ago
Namibian Government In Serious Trouble After Doing This

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Mali interim President, Assimi Goita endures assassination attempt

Mali's interim President, Assimi Goita on Tuesday July 20, endure a death endeavor, while offering Eid al-Adha supplications at the Grand Mosque in the capital, Bamako. Strict Affairs Minister, Mamadou Kone revealed to AFP that a man had "attempted to kill the president with a knife" yet was secured.

  1 year ago ago
Mali interim President, Assimi Goita endures assassination attempt

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Mali President And Prime Minister Freed By Military After Resigning

Mali's removed break president and PM have been liberated after they were confined by the military and later surrendered, an assistant to the VP said on Thursday. Interval president Bah Ndaw and Prime Minister Moctar Ouane were captured and taken to an army installation outside the capital on Monday, setting off an emergency in the West African country and drawing dangers of assents from significant forces.

  1 year ago ago
Mali President And Prime Minister Freed By Military After Resigning

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Mali's President Resigns After He Has Arrested In a Military Coup

Mali's President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita announced his immediate resignation on state television late Tuesday, hours after he and the Prime Minister were arrested by soldiers in a coup. President Ibrahim Keita addressed the nation informing them about his resignation through their national broadcaster in which he said he had little choice but resign and dissolve his government. The President was quoted saying"For seven years I have with great joy and happiness tried to put this country back on its feet, If today

  2 years ago ago
Mali's President Resigns After He Has Arrested In a Military Coup

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African Union Suspends Mali After Military Coup And Threatens Sanctions

The African Union has suspended Mali's participation because of a week ago's tactical upset and compromised sanctions if a regular citizen drove government isn't reestablished, it said in an articulation on Tuesday. The military captured break President Bah Ndaw and Prime Minister Moctar Ouane a week ago and constrained them to leave, wrecking a change to popularity based races after another tactical upset last August expelled the past organization.

  1 year ago ago
African Union Suspends Mali After Military Coup And Threatens Sanctions

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Developed Nation Faces A Serious Test Amid Sticky Situation.

http://ewn.co.za/5gv13 BAMAKO, Mali - An agent from West Africa's local coalition showed up in Mali on Tuesday, a day after Colonel Assimi Goita promised to quickly return the country to non military personnel rule in the wake of driving its second upset in nine months.

  1 year ago ago
Developed Nation Faces A Serious Test Amid Sticky Situation.

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Mali Timeline: A Year Of Turmoil

BAMAKO – In the past year, Mali has had two military coups and an attempted assassination, in addition to a jihadist insurgency. On the anniversary of the first military takeover, here's a timeline: After months of unrest spurred by alleged corruption and failure to quell Islamist violence, President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita is toppled by a group of young army officers on August 18, 2020.

  1 year ago ago
Mali Timeline: A Year Of Turmoil

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West African Leaders Gather To Discuss Mali's Crisis In Summit

West African leaders will assemble Sunday to discuss Mali's political crisis, with the military junta providing a fresh timescale for a transition back to civilian administration at the last minute after its initial proposal was rejected. The emergency session of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) bloc in Ghana's capital Accra is set to debate possible penalties on the Sahel state over potentially postponed elections, among other concerns.

  7 months ago ago
West African Leaders Gather To Discuss Mali's Crisis In Summit