Bamako, Mali Newswire

Bamako, Mali Newswire

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  1. Oman's State Council to discuss trademark, Aflaj draft lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    The State Council will conduct its seventh and eighth regular sessions for the second annual session of the sixth session on April 26 and 27, under the chairmanship of Dr. Yahya bin Mahfoud Al Mantheri, Chairman of the State Council. Photo-File The State Council will conduct its seventh and eighth regular sessions for the second annual session of the sixth session on April 26 and 27, under the chairmanship of Dr. Yahya bin Mahfoud Al Mantheri, Chairman of the State Council.

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  2. Being a TargetRead the original story

    Yesterday | CPJ Press Freedom Online

    The convoy of cars flying al-Qaeda's black flag swept across northern Mali in 2012. Within weeks, it felt like a curtain had been drawn.

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  3. Sandvik Mining celebrates 2.5 million man-hours without injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | GhanaWeb

    The Sales Area West Africa of global mining equipment giant, Sandvik Mining & Construction has celebrated a major milestone of working 2.5 million man-hours without a Lost Time Injury . This means the West Africa operations of the company, which include legal entities in Ghana, Nigeria and Mali as well as physical presence across West Africa, have in four consecutive years not recorded any injury serious enough to warrant an employee absenting him/herself from work.

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  4. NIH Funds Seven International Centers of Excellence for Malaria ResearchRead the original story

    Monday | Infection Control Today

    ... Seydou Doumbia, M.D., Ph. D. Lead Institution: University of Sciences, Techniques & Technologies of Bamako, Bamako, Mali Malaria Transmission and the Impact of Control Efforts in Southern and Central Africa Principal Investigator: William Moss, M.D. ...

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  5. Mali Punk Group Songhoy Blues Tap Iggy Pop for New AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 21 | RollingStone

    Mali blues-punk outfit Songhoy Blues unveiled an incisive new song "Bamako" from their upcoming second album, RA sistance , which arrives June 16th via Fat Possum/Transgressive Records. The record will notably feature guest vocals from Iggy Pop, Elf Kid and Stealing Sheep.

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  6. Air France outlines 787 network plansRead the original story

    Friday Apr 21 | Flight Global

    Air France will deploy Boeing 787s to several African destinations during the winter 2017/18 season as its Dreamliner fleet grows. The airline on 19 April received its second 787-9 from Boeing and is scheduled to operate five of the type by year-end.

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  7. .com | Mali extends state of emergency as jihadist attacks persistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | News24

    A state of emergency that has been in force almost non-stop for 17 months in Mali was extended by 10 days from Thursday, the government said. The measure has been renewed several times since jihadists stormed the Radisson Blu hotel in Bamako in November 2015, killing 20 people in an attack claimed by Al-Qaeda's regional branch.

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  8. Songhoy Blues Announce Details of Second Album 'Resistance'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Songhoy Blues have announced details of their new album, Rsistance, which Fat Possum Records/Transgressive Records will release on Friday June 16th, 2017. The album is bold, inspiring and outward-looking, perfectly reflecting the position in which the band have found themselves following the massive success of their breakthrough debut, Music In Exile, released in 2015.

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  9. Songhoy Blues announce new LP ft. Iggy Pop, share 'Bamako,' touring this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | Brooklynvegan

    Malian band Songhoy Blues have announced their second album, RA sistance which will be out June 16 via Fat Possum Records/Transgressive Records. They made the record in London with producer Neil Comber and it features guest appearances from Iggy Pop and Elf Kid .

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  10. 4 soldiers killed in Mali attack; UN vehicle hits land mineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | The Washington Post

    BAMAKO, Mali - Armed men attacked an army camp in northern Mali, killing at least four soldiers and wounding another, an army spokesman said Tuesday, while the United Nations peacekeeping mission said one of its vehicles hit a land mine in a separate incident, seriously wounding three. The attack on the army camp in Gourma-Rharous, about 120 kilometers east of Timbuktu, also destroyed a half-dozen vehicles, army spokesman Lt.

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  11. 4 soldiers killed in attack on northern Mali army campRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 18 | World News Report

    BABA AHMED, The Associated Press Published: April 18, 2017, 7:54 am BAMAKO, Mali - A Malian army spokesman says armed men have attacked an army camp in the country's north, killing at least four soldiers and wounding another. Lt. Col.

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  12. Turkish firm to set up field clinic for EU in MaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | Turkish Daily News

    A Turkish firm has said it is manufacturing an advanced quick-setup field clinic for an EU training mission in the West African nation of Mali. Turmaks, based in the capital Ankara, has started to manufacture the special three-container clinic for the use of the European Union Training Mission in Mali , a force for training the country's military.

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  13. Volcanic enters into option agreement to acquire second gold property in GuineaRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 18 | World News Report

    ... was performed using a track-mounted UDR650 RC rig. Samples were then sent to ALS Minerals laboratory in Bamako, Mali where they were analyzed by 50 gram fire assay with an AAS finish. RC drill chips are preserved in chip trays, which have been ...

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  14. Mali seeks more Indian investment for gold mining, agriculture8 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | India.com

    Accra, April 18 Mali offers good opportunities and prospects for Indian entrepreneurs and investors in the gold mining and food processing space, among others, the Indian Embassy in capital Bamako has said. "Mali is Africa's third-leading gold producer and has an estimated reserve of 600-800 tonnes.

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  15. Gucci Celebrates Wigan Casino and Malian Artist Malick Sidibei in 'Soul Scene'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | The New York Observer

    Gucci's pre-fall campaign video featuring all-black dancers throwing brilliant Northern Soul moves is retro gone deep. This is detailed, researched retro that goes way beyond massive flares and a kipper tie.

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  16. All-Black Designer Fashion Campaigns - The New Gucci Pre-Fall...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | Trend Hunter Magazine

    The new Gucci campaign, which was devised to promote the luxury fashion brand's 2017 Pre-Fall collection, was recently launched. In an effort to make a statement against the often non-inclusive industry, Gucci decided to only celebrate black muses in its shots.

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  17. Amadou and Mariam to Perform at Boulder Theater this SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Five years after Folila, their last energetic rock album where the cream of the future of pop music collaborated, the Malian duo Amadou & Mariam are back with one of their trademark sensual and highly danceable gems. The godparents of the Afrobeat and modern pop mlange, and the mix between traditional and electronic music, have a new album, La Confusion, produced by Adrien Durand.

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  18. Gucci reveals new soul party campaign video featuring all black modelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 13 | The Age

    ... work takes inspiration from photographer, Malick Sidibe , who documented this energised, youthful era in 1960s Bamako, Mali. As Fashionista's Maura Brannigan noted at the time, "Gucci could be using its platform to make an important statement about ...

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  19. .com | Mali's president elects allies in key govt positionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 12 | News24

    Bamako Mali's President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has reportedly reshuffled his government, bringing in loyalists who are seen as important allies in preparation for re-election next year. According to Voice of America , in a presidential decree, the Malian government brought in 10 new ministers and 25 holdovers from the previous cabinet.

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  20. Organizers lament cancellation of Timbuktu music festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Prince George Citizen

    The last-minute cancellation of a well-known music festival in Timbuktu that had drawn thousands of foreigners marks a missed opportunity to bring hope to a former tourist hub struggling to recover after years of extremist threats, organizers said. The Festival of the Desert has not taken place in northern Mali since 2012, when armed groups including al-Qaida-linked extremists took over the region and imposed a strict form of Islamic law that banned music.

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