Latest Ibrahim Boubacar Keita News

Mali holds funeral for ex-president deposed in 2020 coup

Jan. 21, 2022 13:24 PM EST

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Mali's military government paid a final tribute Friday to former President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, who died less than 18 months after being overthrown in a coup and as the junta that ousted him faces growing international isolation over election delays. Among...

Mali's ex-President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita dies at 76

Jan. 16, 2022 12:39 PM EST

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, the former president of Mali who took office in a landmark election held after a destabilizing coup only to be ousted in another military takeover nearly seven years later, has died. He was 76. Keita, known to Malians by his initials IBK,...

State media: Former Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, who was deposed in a 2020 coup, has died at 76

Jan. 16, 2022 09:12 AM EST
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — State media: Former Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, who was deposed in a 2020 coup, has died at 76.