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Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta (IBK)

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

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    Vol 55 No 3 |
  • MALI

Peace process slows down

The relationship of President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta (IBK) with UN Special Representative Bert Koenders is poor with Mali lobbying none-too-discreetly for the Dutchman's departure...

    Vol 55 No 2 |
  • MALI

Serval’s birthday evokes mixed emotions

Surrounded by Mali's top brass and foreign diplomats Le Drian watched dutifully as war veterans police reservists immaculate presidential guardsmen and others took the salute from President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta (IBK) fresh back from a mission to Algeria...

    Vol 54 No 21 |
  • MALI

Flare-up in the north

More worrying perhaps was the need for President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta to confront unrest in the army at Kati Barracks home to the putschist Captain Amadou Haya Sanogo...

    Vol 54 No 20 |
  • MALI

Keïta’s test of words and deeds

President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta emphasised his inaugural message of reconciliation and tolerance with a major national celebration for the country on 19 September with heads of state from all over the region and world in supportive attendance...

    Vol 54 No 17 |
  • MALI

IBK's agenda

Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta approaches his 19 September inauguration as Mali's new President backed by an overwhelming 77...

    Vol 54 No 16 |
  • MALI

Elections judged a success

Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta (IBK) had always looked the man to beat in the Malian presidential race and as Africa Confidential went to press it was clear that he had made a big impact – possibly enough to win in the first round...

    Vol 54 No 15 |
  • MALI

Wanted: a winner for all

Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta (‘IBK') has visited Kidal the provincial capital of the Saharan north-east and a bastion of Tuareg nationalism...

    Vol 54 No 10 |
  • MALI

The rush to the vote

Maïga has quit the Adema executive and is said to be linking up with Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta (IBK) founding leader of the Rassemblement pour le Mali and a repeat challenger for the presidency...

    Vol 54 No 2 |
  • MALI

Taking the fight to the desert

Political rivals have been attacking ex-Premier and presidential hopeful Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta and hinting he sympathised with the rebels...

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