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.

Mali presidential election results postponed to Thursday

2018-08-15 19:12

Provisional results for the runoff vote in Mali's presidential elections have been postponed from Wednesday to Thursday for logistical reasons, a senior official has said.

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".

Mali opposition loses election challenge at top court

2018-08-09 14:00

Mali's Constitutional Court has rejected a legal challenge to the first round of voting in presidential elections, confirming August 12 as the date for the runoff between President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita and opposition leader Soumaila Cisse.

Violence flares up as Malians vote in key election

2018-07-30 09:11

Malians have voted in a crucial presidential election as attacks disrupted polling in areas already beset by deadly ethnic and jihadist violence.


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%.

UN, EU urge restraint in Mali after opposition leader spurns results

2018-08-15 10:08

The United Nations and European Union have called for restraint in Mali after the opposition candidate said he would reject the results of a presidential run-off.

Poll worker killed as Mali holds tense presidential runoff vote

2018-08-13 06:00

A polling station chief was killed by suspected jihadists in northern Mali as insecurity disrupted a presidential runoff on Sunday, a report says.

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's next president: Some 'what ifs' for the 2018 elections

2018-07-26 19:00

Mali faces huge challenges. Through the upcoming presidential election, Malians will tell the next president what they will and won't accept for their future, writes The Conversation.

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