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Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta (IBK)

Date of Birth: 29 January 1945
Place of Birth: Koutiala

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    Vol 60 No 19 |
  • MALI

The talking cure

With his 2018 re-election safely out of the way President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta has been forced to take such concrete measures by the paralysis in the northern peace process and the spectacular disintegration of stability across central regions...

    Vol 60 No 13 |
  • MALI

Militia starts scare

A day later President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta announced the appointment of former interim President Dioncounda Traoré as Presidential High Representative for Central Mali although it is unclear what his mandate is...

    Vol 60 No 2 |
  • MALI

A compromised regime

On the national political front the presidential election went smoothly and President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta was re-elected for a second term...

Lining up for battle

Sawegnon is the founder-director of Voodoo Communications which designed the slick re-election campaign materials for Ouattara in 2015 and Mali's Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta this year (AC Vol 59 No 15 Electoral déja-vu)...

    Vol 59 No 16 |
  • MALI

Court in the act

Despite a calamitous first five years in office President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta (IBK) sailed through the first round of the presidential election with 42% of the vote amid a flurry of allegations of electoral fraud...

    Vol 59 No 15 |
  • MALI

Electoral déja-vu

Both the incumbent President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta and his main challenger in the 29 July presidential election Soumaïla Cissé offer the electorate security improved basic services and infrastructure a diversified economy and jobs for the young...

Super planes at super prices Three years after ordering them President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta went to the military air base at Senou on 12 July to inspect his new toys: four Embraer A-29 Super Tucano ground-attack aircraft...

New jihadist alliance strikes

President Mahamadou Issoufou of Niger who assumed the G5 presidency from President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta of Mali at a summit in Niamey early last month was quick to offer condolences and support...

Strains on the front line

Political leadership lies with G5 heads of state with the group's 6 February summit in Niamey seeing Niger's President Mahamadou Issoufou take over the rotating chairmanship from Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta of Mali...

Political turmoil in Bamako If any further illustration were needed of the sense of crisis pervading the government led by President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta (IBK) it came from the United Nations...

    Vol 59 No 1 |
  • MALI

Wanted: change and security

The other was the wave of mass protests against President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta's proposed changes to the constitution which would have seen him appointing the judge presiding over the Constitutional Court and most of the members of the newly created Senate...

Macron ponders Africa play

Flying straight to the northern town of Gao in May without a prior call on President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta in Bamako was viewed by some as disrespectful as were his blunt comments about family size and population growth at the G20 in Hamburg (even if many African development specialists privately agree)...

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