World Mali: The lawyer of Bah N'Daw and Moctar Ouane complains of not being able to meet his customers
Duke and the legacy of the Pan-Africa–USA International Track Meet
50 years ago, Duke University hosted the experimental Pan-Africa – U.S.A. International Track Meet, looking to change a legacy of structural racism. One year before Ethiopian Miruts Yifter won an Olympic bronze medal in Munich, Germany, and five years before he won two golds in Moscow, he m iscounted laps in a race held in Durham, North Carolina. As a result, American distance running icon, Steve Prefontaine, took the title at the Pan-Africa – U.S.A. International Track Meet in front of 52,000 fans. Yifter irritated his competitors, shifting between positions throughout the race, before mistakenly using his final gear in the penultimate lap.
The calls launched by the African Union, the United Nations or the European Union have changed. The former president of Malian transition Bah N'WWW and his last Prime Minister Moctar Ouane are under supervised residence in Bamako. They are no longer free from their movements since Colonel Assimi Goicta, currently at the head of the transition, has demise them on May 24, 2021. The lawyer they committed two weeks ago. complained of not being able to meet them.
Monday, July 26, Master Mamadou Ismaila Konaté introducedin Bamako. But in both cases, armed men - "military, perhaps special forces" according to the lawyer prevented him from entering. Which scandalizes the lawyer, who recalls that his presence with his clients is a right. So far, Master Konaté, Bah N'Waw and Moctar Ouane have exchanged remotely.
Mali's interim president targeted in stabbing attempt during Eid prayers
Mali's interim President Assimi Goita was targeted in an attempted stabbing on Tuesday, the Mali presidency said in a statement. The incident happened during prayers at the Grand Mosque in the capital Bamako to mark the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha."Attempted stabbing attack against the President of the Transition, Colonel Assimi Goita at the Grande Mosque of Bamako. The attacker was immediately subdued by close security. Investigations are ongoing," the presidency said in a statement posted on its official Twitter account.
The lawyer explains to immediately writing to the President of the transition, Colonel Assimi Goicta, but also to Prime Minister Choguel Maïga and the Minister of Justice, Mahamadou Kassogue, to ask to meet them and to denounce what he considers. Master Konaté indicates that he seized the lawyer of the lawyers of Mali to formally signify the latter event.
Before that, Master Konaté had filed a request to the Cédéao, the Regional Force, to obtain the release of the former President and the former Prime Minister. This request has already been filed and received indicates the lawyer who plans to quickly launch other procedures, whether in Mali and internationally.
contacted, the Malian Presidency has not yet reacted.
Burkina Faso. A dozen civilians killed in several attacks .
© Illustration photo Zohra Bensemra / Reuters a woman who fled the attacks of armed activists in the Sahel region walking with her children in a camp of displaced people inside the Country (IDP) in Kaya, Burkina Faso, November 23, 2020. Several attacks of villages perpetrated by alleged jihadists caused the death of a dozen civilians on Wednesday 4 August in northern Burkina Faso.