Category: Mali travel news

Mali travel & tourism news for travelers and travel professionals. 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. The population of Mali is 19.1 million. 67% of its population was estimated to be under the age of 25 in 2017. Its capital is Bamako.

Gunfire and arrests: Military uprising is underway in Mali
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Gunfire and arrests: Military uprising is underway in Mali

mm Harry S. Johnson- August 18, 2020

A military uprising is reportedly underway in Mali, as the reports of gun battles at a military base and arrests ... Read More

Nearly 100 people killed in Mali’s Sunday massacre
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Nearly 100 people killed in Mali’s Sunday massacre

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

An overnight attack on Sunday targeting an ethnic Dogon village in Mali left 95 people dead, local mayor Moulaye Guindo ... Read More

Looking at the African Tourism Board with members in 26 countries
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Looking at the African Tourism Board with members in 26 countries

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 16, 2018

The African Tourism Board is a public-private partnership with one strong message. This message is to tell the world that Africa ... Read More

Marriott International debuts in Mali with opening of Sheraton Bamako Hotel
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Marriott International debuts in Mali with opening of Sheraton Bamako Hotel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 7, 2018

Marriott International today announced the opening of Sheraton Bamako Hotel marking its entry into Mali, in West Africa. This milestone ... Read More

Corsair appoints GSA in Mali
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Corsair appoints GSA in Mali

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 22, 2018

The french airline CorsAir has chosen APG, to be its General Representative (GSA) in Mali. "APG is delighted and honored ... Read More

Terror attack on tourists unfolding at Mali Le Campement Kangaba Resort
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Terror attack on tourists unfolding at Mali Le Campement Kangaba Resort

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 18, 2017

Western tourists love to stay at the Le Campement Kangaba Resort, east of the capital Bamako in Mali is known ... Read More