Ban Ki-Moon Hails Algeria's Role in Implementation of Peace Process in Mali
[Algerie Presse Service] Washington (U.S.A.) -The United Nations (UN) Secretary General Ban Ki-moon commended, Monday, Algeria for its role as leader of the international mediation in the inter-Malian negotiations, encouraging it to continue its efforts for the re-establishment of peace in the country.
France's National Assembly - Lamamra 'Resolutely' Committed to Peace Process in Mali
[Algerie Presse Service] Paris -Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Ramtane Lamamra is "resolutely" committed to peace process in Mali, French MP Fran├žois Loncle said.
Mali Coach Targets FIBA Africa U18 Title
[New Times] The 2016 FIBA Africa U18 Championship is just around the corner and the head coach of Mali's team Kaba Kante has his sights set on the title.
On First Anniversary of Mali Peace Accord, Ban Welcomes President's Commitment to Peace
[UN News] On the occasion of the first anniversary of the Agreement on Peace and Reconciliation in Mali, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed the renewed commitment to peace expressed by the country's President, Ibrahim Boubakar Ke├»ta, and his Government.
EU Hails Govt's 'Crucial' Role in Peace Process in Mali
[Algerie Presse Service] Brussels -The European Union (EU) on Monday hailed the "crucial" role played by Algeria as leader of the international mediation team for the conclusion of the Peace and Reconciliation Accord in Mali and its effective implementation.
Algerian Diplomacy to Give Fresh Impetus to Peace, Reconciliation Agreement in Mali
[Algerie Presse Service] Bamako -The 11th Algerian-Malian Bilateral Strategic Committee on Northern Mali, whose works will be held Tuesday in Bamako, takes place in a context marked by the efforts made by the Algerian diplomacy to give a fresh impetus to the implementation of the peace and reconciliation agreement in Mali, stemmed from the process of Algiers.
Lamamra Received in Bamako By Malian PM
[Algerie Presse Service] Bamako (Mali) -Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Ramtane Lamamra has been received by Malian Prime Minister Modibo Keita in Bamako on Monday, the second day of his visit to Mali.
Lamamra Receives in Bamako International Mediation Team for Mali
[Algerie Presse Service] Bamako -Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Ramtane Lamamra has received, Monday in Bamako, the members of the international mediation team for Mali, extended to the diplomatic representatives of five countries of United Nations Security Council in Mali.
International Mediation Team Hails Algeria's Role in Stability in Mali
[Algerie Presse Service] Bamako -Members of the international mediation hailed Monday in Bamako Algeria's role in the stabilisation of Mali in a meeting with Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Ramtane Lamamra.
Implementation of Mali Peace Agreement - Lamamra Calls for Concrete Results
[Algerie Presse Service] Bamako -The second year of the implementation of the Peace and Reconciliation Agreement in Mali should be an opportunity to achieve "concrete" results with an impact on Malians' everyday life, said Monday in Bamako Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Ramtane Lamamra.
Diop - Document of 'Understanding' Between Malian Parties Instils Hope for Peace Agreement
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -Malian Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdoulaye Diop stressed that the document of "understanding" between Malian parties involved in the Peace and Reconciliation Agreement instils hope for the peace process in Mali conducted by the international mediation, led by Algeria.
Anniversary of Mali Peace Agreement - New Beginning to Achieve Peace and Reconciliation Requirements
[Algerie Presse Service] Algiers -The first anniversary of the signing of the Peace and Reconciliation Agreement in Mali will mark a new beginning in the same constructive spirit for the achievement of peace and reconciliation requirements, said Saturday in Algiers Minister of State, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Ramtane Lamamra.
Peace Agreement in Mali - Malian President Optimistic, Welcomes Algeria's Role
[Algerie Presse Service] Bamako -Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita affirmed Monday in Bamako that the assessment made on the occasion of the 1st anniversary of the implementation of the peace and reconciliation agreement in Mali is "positive," welcoming, in this regard, the role of Algeria in conducting peace process.
Agreement On Installation of Interim Authorities in Northern Mali, Excellent Step Forward
[Algerie Presse Service] Bamako -The agreement by the Malian Peace and Reconciliation Accord parties on the installation of the interim authorities in the north of Mali represents "an excellent step forward," said Monday in Bamako, State Minister, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Ramtane Lamamra.
Malian Parties Must Make Peace and Reconciliation 'A Reality,' UN Envoy Tells Security Council
[UN News] Despite some progress, key challenges to implementing Mali's peace and reconciliation agreement remained, one year after the Government and armed groups signed the accord, the United Nations envoy in the West African country told the Security Council today.
Provisional Authorities to Govern Northern Mali
[Cameroon Tribune] The authorities will administer the five regions of North Mali following the agreement of June 14, 2016.
Divided Opinions Over France's Condemnation On Mali Rebels' Duplicity
[Focac] Bamako -Condemnation by the French defense ministry of the duplicity of Supreme Council for Azawad Unity (HCUA), one of the main rebel groups that signed Mali peace agreement last year, has been received with mixed reactions among Mali observers.
Away Joy for Gambia, Mali March On
[CAF] Gambia's Young Scorpions survived a scare in Rabat on Sunday against Morocco losing 1-0 before going on to win 7-6 on penalties, and book a date with Guinea in the final round of the U-20 AFCON Zambia 2017 qualifiers.
Salif Keita, World Renowned Musician and Activist
[OHCHR] Salif Keita, from Mali, is one of the most influential musicians on the African continent. Known as the "Golden Voice of Africa", Mr. Keita was born with albinism. In 2005, he founded the Salif Keita Global Foundation to raise awareness of the condition. His award-winning album La Diff├ęrence was dedicated to ending violations of the rights of persons with albinism across the world.
Conflict Puts Over 250,000 Orphans At Risk
[Al Jazeera] Fighting over the last four years has killed hundreds of people in Mali. There are fewer battles involving government troops, separatists and al-Qaeda fighters but the war is far from over.