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Soumeylou Boubèye Maïga (SBM)

Date of Birth: 8/6/1954
Place of Birth: Gao

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    Vol 59 No 4 |
  • MALI

Fertilising dialogue

By choosing Mopti for his first provincial trip since becoming Prime Minister on 30 December, Soumeylou Boubèye Maïga signalled the urgency of the crisis in the central region...

Strains on the front line

Visiting Algiers on the weekend of 13 January, Mali's Prime Minister, Soumeylou Boubèye Maïga, secured a promise that pressure would be applied to non-jihadist armed groups active in northern Mali to resolve outstanding blockages in the peace process...

The 29 December cabinet reshuffle, in which Coulibaly moved from the Interior Ministry to Foreign Affairs, will change little, though IBK pulled a minor surprise by appointing the 63-year-old Soumeylou Boubèye Maïga as Prime Minister, the sixth since the start of his presidency...

    Vol 58 No 7 |
  • MALI

Combat and compromise

The tension surrounding the formation of the interim authorities is inevitable after last year's decision by President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta and his de facto chief of staff, Presidency Secretary General Soumeylou Boubèye Maïga (SBM), to prioritise coopting the CMA...

    Vol 57 No 19 |
  • MALI

Instability goes national

As he struggles to cut a deal with armed groups over northern regional councils and faces persistent militant attacks in central areas, President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta has brought the former Foreign Minister, intelligence chief and Defence Minister Soumeylou Boubèye Maïga (SBM) back to the heart of power as Secretary General of the Presidency...

Allies lose faith

When the AU Deputy Representative in charge of mediation, Mali's former Foreign Minister Soumeylou Boubèye Maïga, enquired about the score of other candidates, including Meckassoua and the former Ambassador to the UN, Charles-Armel Doubane, Samba-Panza brushed the question aside, saying the decision had been made...

    Vol 55 No 12 |
  • MALI

Ripples from Kidal

N'Dao replaces Soumeylou Boubèye Maïga, who was sacrificed to deflect blame for the disaster from President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta and Prime Minister Moussa Mara, many in Bamako believe...

    Vol 55 No 11 |
  • MALI

IBK ducks the blame for Kidal

Instead, Defence Minister Soumeylou Boubèye Maïga offered up his head, resigning on 27 May without a formal statement or any further details, Reuters report...

    Vol 54 No 10 |
  • MALI

The rush to the vote

Intense speculation surrounds the intentions of Soumeylou Boubèye Maïga, Foreign Minister during the last year of the presidency of Amadou Toumani Touré (ATT) in 2012 (AC Vol 48 No 9, ATT seeks takokélén and Politicians and their parties)...

    Vol 48 No 9 |
  • MALI

Politicians and their parties

He represents the opposition alliance Front pour la Démocratie et la République (FDR), with 16 parties, including Mamadou Blaise Sangaré's Convention de la Démocratie Sociale, the Parti de la Renaissance Nationale of ATT's former Foreign Affairs Minister, Tiébilé Dramé, and FDR founder Soumeylou Boubèye Maïga, whose leads Convergence 2007...

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