December 5, 2022

Oxfam France warns of worsening humanitarian situation in Mali


/ Shows / Eye on Africa Issued on: 23/11/2022 – 15:30


File photo: In this Aug. 22, 2020 file photo, Col. Assimi Goita meets with a delegation from ECOWAS, at the Ministry of Defence in Bamako, Mali. © AP Humanitarian groups are warning that the situation in Mali risks deteriorating rapidly after Bamako announced a ban on NGOs financed by France. The move came in response to France’s decision to cut off public funding to Mali because of its alleged involvement with the Russian paramilitary group Wagner. Also in this edition: our correspondents talk to victims of police violence in Kenya as President William Ruto pledges reform. Finally, South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa gets the full royal treatment in London on his first state visit to the UK under King Charles III.

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