Africa: Lessons From Mali

[FrontPageAfrica] After issuing threats of sanctions against Mali unless Ibrahim B. Keita was re-instated, ECOWAS is now negotiating to get the former President a safe exit to seek medical assistance. The coup is now a fait accompli. It could have been avoided and Keita could have completed his term and ideally organize free and fair elections in 2023. The problems of Mali did not start with Keita but he exacerbated the difficulties rather than resolve them. When he was elected in 2013, the greatest national priority was seRead the Original Article