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Mali Crisis: President Buhari, Other Leaders Arrive In Bamako

Recall that the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, announced on Wednesday that the president would be travelling to Mali for peacekeeping.

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President Muhammadu Buhari and other West African leaders have arrived in Bamako, the capital of Mali to find an ending solution to the political crisis in the country.

Recall that the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, announced on Wednesday that the president would be travelling to Mali for peacekeeping.

“President Muhammadu Buhari will Thursday depart for Bamako, the Republic of Mali on a one-day visit, following the briefing by the ECOWAS Special Envoy to the country, former President Goodluck Jonathan.”

“The Nigerian President and some ECOWAS leaders led by the Chairman of the Authority of Heads of State and Government of the sub-regional organisation, President Issoufou Mahamadou of Niger Republic, agreed to meet in Mali to engage in further consultations towards finding a political solution to the crisis in the country.”

The Nigeria President is with the President Alassane Ouattara of Ivory Coast, Macky Sall of Senegal, Mahamadou Issoufou of Niger and Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana.

The five leaders were received by Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita.

Their mission in Mali is to solve the unrest in the country.



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