Mali’s president quits after soldiers mutiny
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As Afrinity Production posted on their previous post about the protest in Mali over the stepping down of their elected President.
Well the President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta has resigned, the occurs after being detained by soldiers on yesterday.
Afrinity Production reading from BBC, is made to know that the Mali President in a televised address said he was also dissolving the government and parliament, adding: “I want no blood to be spilled to keep me in power.”
He and PM Boubou Cissé were taken to a military camp close to the capital Bamako, drawing international condemnation.
A spokesman for the soldiers called for “a civil political transition leading to credible general elections”.
18th of August 2020
By Amie T. Camara