Articles about Mali from SocioLingo Africa

Mali : Sand Divination and African Fractals

With a Malian colleague I visited a sand diviner in his village along the Guinea road some years ago. It was an interesting experience that changed my perspective.

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Africa in pictures : Mali

Mali , officially the Republic of Mali, is a landlocked country in West Africa. Mali is the eighth-largest country in Africa, with an area of just over 1,240,000 square kilometres (480,000 sq mi). The population of Mali is 14.5 million. Its capital is Bamako. Mali consists of eight regions and its borders on the north […]

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Africa in Pictures : Mali Bus Photos

Continuing the series on transport in Mali, I thought I would see what pix I could find of buses.

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U.S. Condemns Fighting in Northern Mali

John Kirby Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson, Bureau of Public Affairs The United States condemns the violence that has come as armed groups in Kidal, northern Mali, began fighting one another. This fighting represents a clear violation of cease-fire agreements and threatens to unravel efforts to restore stability and implementation of the Accord for Peace […]

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