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  1. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro AFCON 2019: Player Sent Home For Slapping Team Captain – Nairaland

    Mali have expelled striker, Adama Niane, from their squad for indiscipline. He is the third player to be thrown out by his team, at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt. “Adama Niane was excluded from the Eagles group for non-respect,” the team’s media officer, Ibrahim Coulibaly...
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    Sports SHOCKING!!! Footballer Sent Home For Slapping Team Captain – Naijaloaded

    Mali have expelled striker, Adama Niane, from their squad for indiscipline. He is the third player to be thrown out by his team, at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) in Egypt.... Read more via Naijaloaded – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  3. Nigeria World News

    World Attack on Mali village ‘kills 100’ – BBC News

    Nearly 100 people killed in an attack in village in central Mali inhabited by the Dogon ethnic group, reports say. The attack happened in Sobale Kou, close to Sanga town, according to French-language news outlet RFI. There have been numerous attacks in Mali in recent months, some ethnic, …...
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    World Mali sacks senior army officers, dissolves milita after massacre – The Guardian Nigeria News

    Mali’s government on Sunday announced the sacking of senior military officers and the dissolution of a militia, a day after the massacre of more than 130 Muslims, including women and … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News – Get more World News
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    Metro At least 8 Killed as Gunmen Hit Mali Army Camp –

    No fewer than eight people were killed on Sunday in a raid by suspected jihadists on an army camp in central Mali, military and security sources said..... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    World Fifteen civilians killed in ethnic attack on Mali village – Reuters News

    BAMAKO (Reuters) – Fifteen civilians from the Fulani community were killed last week when armed men from a rival ethnic group attacked their village in central Mali, a regional governor said on Saturday. Communal violence in the West African country has killed hundreds of civilians and...
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    World UN Security Council welcomes results of Mali’s presidential elections – TODAY.NG

    Members of the UN Security Council have welcomed the publication of the final results of the presidential polls in Mali, which saw the re-election of President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta.... Read more via TODAY.NG – Get more World News
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    World Keita re-elected Mali president with landslide – Capital News

    Malian President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has been re-elected for a five-year term after winning a landslide in a runoff ballot, according to official figures Thursday.... Read more via Capital News – Get more World News
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    World Attacks’ plot foiled on eve of crucial Mali vote – Punch Newspapers

    Mali’s security services said Saturday they had disrupted a plot to carry out “targeted attacks” in the capital Bamako on the eve of a runoff in a presidential election marred by security breaches. Sunday’s second round is likely to return Ibrahim Boubacar Keita to the helm of Mali … Read...
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    World 11 allegedly killed in tribal clash – Punch Newspapers

    Eleven Fulani civilians were kidnapped and killed in the latest bout of ethnic violence to hit Mali, local groups said Thursday, while an official put the toll at 14. The attack, which occurred in the restive central region of Mopti on Tuesday, was attributed to hunters from the … Read more...
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    World Attack in central Mali leaves 32 Fula civilians dead – local group – News

    At least 32 civilians were killed and ten are missing following an attack in central Mali, believed to have been carried out by ethnic hunters, local officials said Sunday. Armed Dozo hunters, linked to the.... Read more via News – Get more World News
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    World Mali admits soldiers implicated in deaths during security sweep – ModernGhana News

    Mali’s defence minister on Tuesday admitted soldiers were involved in killings in the country’s unstable centre, after the discovery of a mass grave added to accusations of summary executions by government troops. The announcement came after an NGO called Kisal, which campaigns for the human...
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    World Four UN troops killed in central Mali mine blast – Punch Newspapers

    Four UN peacekeepers were killed and four were wounded on Wednesday when a mine exploded under their vehicle in central Mali in a deliberate attack, the UN mission in the country said. Jihadists have ramped up their activities in central Mali in recent months, targeting domestic and foreign...
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    Metro Herdsmen Attacking Nigerians Are From Senegal, Mali - Northern Governors

    The northern governors’ forum (NGF) has blamed foreign herdsmen for the killings in Southern Kaduna. Kashim Shettima, chairman of the forum and governor of Borno state, disclosed this to journalists at the end of the forum’s meeting in Kaduna. He said the herdsmen usually came in from...
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    World Mali: 5 Soldiers Found Dead in River Niger

    A military source has confirmed that the five Malian soldiers who went missing after a terrorist attack in Mali's central region of Mopti over the weekend were found dead in river Niger. The source said on Thursday in Bamako that four bodies were found on Tuesday evening while one other body...