Mali's re-elected Keita sworn in as peacekeeeper wounded

2018-09-04 19:31

Re-elected Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has vowed to restore peace to the troubled north of the Saharan country hours after a UN peacekeeper was injured there in a jihadist rocket attack.

Mali's top court declares Keita president after contested vote

2018-08-20 14:51

Mali's Constitutional Court has declared Ibrahim Boubacar Keita president after the 73-year-old incumbent won elections that his opponent, former minister Soumaila Cisse, 68, has said were marred by fraud.

Mali opposition leader rejects presidential runoff result

2018-08-18 10:30

Mali's opposition leader Soumaila Cisse says he rejects results proclaiming incumbent President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita the winner of a runoff presidential election.

Keita re-elected Mali president with landslide

2018-08-16 18:02

Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has been re-elected for a five-year term after winning a landslide in a runoff ballot, according to official figures.

Mali's president wins runoff vote with more than 67%

2018-08-16 13:26

Mali's President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has won another term in a runoff election with more than 67% of the vote.

Mali counts votes after poll worker slain

2018-08-13 16:58

Vote counting has been underway across Mali after a tense presidential runoff marked by violence, polling station closures and low turnout.

Mali President Keita to face Cisse in repeat of 2013 run-off vote

2018-08-03 16:01

Mali's President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita will face opposition figure Soumaila Cisse in a run-off vote after neither secured more than 50% in the first round of the presidential election, an official has said.

Counting under way after Mali's violence-marred poll

2018-07-31 10:04

Counting is under way in Mali following a key presidential election that saw balloting halted at hundreds of polling stations because of violence in restive regions of the poor Sahel country.

'I am very scared for the elections'; Mali goes to the polls

2018-07-27 15:22

Mali's voters have been warned: Months before the presidential election, the local branch of al-Qaeda issued a statement telling people in this increasingly volatile West African nation to stay away from the polls.


Mali poll opponent 'categorically rejects' vote result

2018-08-24 08:41

The main opposition candidate in Mali's contested elections says he "categorically rejects" the results of the presidential run-off that handed a second term to Ibrahim Boubacar Keita.

Hundreds protest Mali election results marred by fraud claims

2018-08-18 15:33

More than a thousand supporters of Malian opposition leader Soumaila Cisse have gathered in the capital Bamako after he lost a presidential run-off to President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita amid accusations of fraud.

WATCH: Incumbent Keita wins Mali run-off election

2018-08-17 13:20

Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has been re-elected for a five-year term after winning in a runoff ballot by 67%.

Mali election results 'do not reflect the truth': opposition

2018-08-16 16:50

Mali's opposition has rejected the results of presidential elections and vowed to use "all democratic means" to contest the outcome.

WATCH: Mali opposition leader rejects results as counting under way

2018-08-14 05:57

Malian opposition candidate Soumaila Cisse says he would reject the results of a presidential runoff marred by accusations of fraud, violence and low turnout, calling on the population "to rise up".

Suspicion of electoral fraud revives ethnic tension in Mali

2018-08-07 14:08

The first round of voting in Mali's presidential election has given outgoing President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita a conclusive lead over his rival - but unresolved anger and finger-pointing over the results have highlighted some of the country's divisions.

Mali election second round between incumbent and opposition chief: official

2018-08-03 10:48

Incumbent Ibrahim Boubacar Keita will face opposition figure Soumaila Cisse in the second round of Mali's presidential election on August 12, an official has announced.

Mali says 700-plus polling stations couldn't operate in vote

2018-07-30 19:48

More than 700 polling stations across Mali were not able to operate in the elections, which took place under the threat of attack by extremists, the government has said.

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