President of Mali


President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita of MaliIbrahim Boubacar Keita

Date of Birth: 29 January 1945
Birth Place: Koutiala, Mali
Political Party: Rally for Mali
Arrival in Power: 4 September 2013
Religion: NA
Profession: NA

Biography:


Ibrahim Boubacar Keita was born in Koutiala, Mali, in 1945. Ibrahim Boubacar Keita is the current President of Mali. Ibrahim Boubacar Keita studied at the University of Dakar, the University of Paris I and also at the Institut d'Histoire des Relations Internationales Contemporaines in France.

Ibrahim Boubacar Keita served as Mali's Prime Minister from 1994 to 2000. Ibrahim Boubacar Keita formed his new and current political party the Rally for Mali Party in 2001. Ibrahim Boubacar Keita ran in the Presidential Elections of Mali in 2002 and again in 2007 in both cases he lost against Amadou Toumani Toure.

Ibrahim Boubacar Keita is the first President of Mali to be elected since the military coups and civil war that occured in 2012. He won the 2013 Mali Presidential Elections in the second round on August 11th 2013.


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ibrahim_Boubacar_Ke%C3%AFta

Updated on: December 31st, 2013

Prime Minister of Mali


Oumar Tatam Ly

Date of Birth: 28 November 1963
Birth Place: Paris, France
Political Party: Independent
Arrival in Power: 5 September 2013
Religion: NA
Profession: NA

Biography:


Oumar Tatam Ly was born in Paris, France, in 1963. Oumar Tatam Ly is the current Prime Minister of Mali. Oumar Tatam Ly studied at the Pantheon-Sorbonne University and the ESSEC Business School in France. Oumar Tatam Ly became the Prime Minister of Mali on September 5th 2013.


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oumar_Tatam_Ly

Updated on: December 31st, 2013

Former Chairperson of the National Committee for the Restoration of Democracy and State of Mali


Amadou Sanogo

Date of Birth: 1972
Birth Place: NA
Political Party: National Committee for the Restoration of Democracy and State
Arrival in Power: 22 March 2012
Religion: NA
Profession: NA

Biography:


Amadou Sanogo was born in 1972. Amadou Sanogo was the Chairman of the National Committee for the Restoration of Democracy and State of Mali. Amadou Sanogo is a military officer that lead a coup d'état against the government of Mali in March 2012 that overthrew President Amadou Toumani Toure.


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amadou_Sanogo

Updated on: December 31st, 2013

Former President of Mali


President Dioncounda Troare of MaliDioncounda Troare

Date of Birth: 23 February 1942
Birth Place: Kati, Mali
Political Party: Alliance for Democracy in Mali
Arrival in Power: 12 April 2012
Religion: NA
Profession: NA

Biography:


Dioncounda Troare was born in Kati, Mali, in 1942. Dioncounda Troare is the current President of Mali. Dioncounda Troare studied at the University of Algiers and at the University of Nice. Dioncounda Troare held several ministerial posts, including that of Minister of Foreign Affairs, before being named president in April 2012 on an interim basis.


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dioncounda_Traor%C3%A9

Updated on: December 31st, 2013

Former Prime Minister of Mali


Prime Minister Cheick Modibo Diarra of MaliCheick Modibo Diarra

Date of Birth: 1952
Birth Place: Nioro du Sabel, Mali
Political Party: Rally for Development in Mali
Arrival in Power: 17 April 2012
Religion: NA
Profession: NA

Biography:


Cheick Modibo Diarra was born in Nioro du Sabel, Mali, in 1952. Cheick Modibo Diarra was the interim Prime Minister of Mali. Cheick Modibo Diarra studied at the University of Pierre and Marie Curie and at Howard University. Cheick Modibo Diarra had a distinguished career working with NASA. Cheick Modibo Diarra was named interim Prime Minister of Mali on April 17th 2012.


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cheick_Modibo_Diarra

Updated on: December 31st, 2013

Former President of Mali


President Amadou Toumani Toure of MaliAmadou Toumani Toure

Date of Birth: 4 November 1948
Birth Place: Mopti, Mali
Political Party: Independent
Arrival in Power: 8 June 2002
Religion: NA
Profession: NA

Biography:


Amadou Toumani Toure was born in Mopti, Mali, in 1948. Amadou Toumani Toure was the President of Mali. Before becoming involved in politics Toure served in the military. In 1991, he was instrumental in a coup d'etat that was successful, following this he held effective control of the country until relinquishing his newfound powers when an election was held in 1992. Amadou Toumani Toure ran in the 2002 presidential elections, and was re-elected in 2007.


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amadou_Toumani_Tour%C3%A9

Updated on: December 31st, 2013

Former Prime Minister of Mali


Prime Minister Modibo Sidibe of MaliModibo Sidibe

Date of Birth: 7 November 1952
Birth Place: Bamako, Mali
Political Party: NA
Arrival in Power: 28 September 2007
Religion: NA
Profession: NA

Biography:


Modibo Sidibe was born in Bamako, Mali, in 1952. Modibo Sidibe is the current Prime Minister of Mali. Before becoming involved in politics and government he was a police officer. Before being named prime minister in 2007, he served in several ministerial posts and some high profile police and internal security posts.


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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Modibo_Sidib%C3%A9

Updated on: December 31st, 2013