Tag: Mali

Mali’s gold mining revenue down 26% in 2023

June 7, 2024

Mali’s revenue from gold mining activities fell by 26% due to lower taxes, official figures showed. Mali is the fourth largest gold producer in Africa. ... Read More

Senegal seeks strong ties with military-ruled Mali, Burkina Faso

June 1, 2024

Newly elected Senegalese president Bassirou Faye started a regional visit with Mali and Burkina Faso in a bid to strengthen ties with neighbors that quit ... Read More

UNHCR and UNICEF warn of Sahel crisis becoming ‘problem for the world’

May 31, 2024

"If we don't act now," the humanitarian crisis that is unfolding in the Sahel will "become a problem for the world," a senior UNHCR official ... Read More

Russia-Mali cooperate on solar power project

May 27, 2024

Russia and Mali are working together to build a solar plant that would cut Mali’s electricity deficit. Only about 50% of Malians have access to ... Read More

World Water Forum: Morocco, Mali to strengthen cooperation in water realms

May 24, 2024

Morocco and Mali agreed, Thursday in Bali (Indonesia), to strengthen their cooperation in the water sector. "We have agreed to strengthen bilateral cooperation between our ... Read More

Activists arrested in Senegal, outstanding academic handed prison sentence in Mali

May 22, 2024

An activist and a preacher were arrested in Senegal and a well-known academic was sentenced to two years in prison in Mali, all for criticizing ... Read More

Malian national dialogue recommends extension of military rule

May 12, 2024

A national dialogue in Mali- boycotted by the opposition- suggested that the current military rule should continue for more years and that military ruler Assimi ... Read More

China’s Ganfeng seeks full control of Lithium mine in Mali

May 9, 2024

China’s Ganfeng Lithium Group Co. plans to acquire 40% of the Goulamina lithium project in Mali from Australia’s Leo Lithium Ltd, to take full control ... Read More

West African Sahel sees soaring drug seizures, as UN calls for dismantling trafficking networks

April 22, 2024

Drug trafficking in Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania, and Niger continues to undermine security and economic development in the West African Sahel region, according to ... Read More

Mali relies on Morocco, a friendly country, to pursue its reconstruction & stabilization

April 20, 2024

Morocco is one of the friendly countries on which Mali relies to pursue its reconstruction and stabilization, Malian Prime Minister, Choguel Kokalla Maïga, said. Maïga ... Read More