Mali military rulers releases ousted president
Its no news that Mali has been taken over by a military coup.
The Mali military rulers releases ousted president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita a week after he was arrested.
In a Statement The military rulers known as the National Committee for the Salvation of the People (CNSP), said it was
“informing public and international opinion that former president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has been released and is currently in his residence”.
“President IBK is free in his movements, he’s at home,” a spokesman for the junta, Djibrila Maiga, told AFP, referring to Keita by his initials, as many Malians do.
”He is still being guarded by army officers since his release late Wednesday,” said a person who spoke on condition of anonymity because he’s not authorized to comment publicly on the matter.
75-year-old Keita, dissolved his government and resigned under pressure from soldiers hours after the staged coup. He was elected to office in 2013, just over a year after his predecessor, Amadou Toumani Toure, was himself ousted in a coup.
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