Release Sought for Kidnapped Mali Opposition Leader

Gordon B. Johnson

4 many years ago, Mali opposition chief Soumaïla Cissé was posing with previous U.S. Secretary of Point out Madeleine Albright at the Democratic Social gathering convention, portion of an African delegation representing the continent’s most notable democracy advocates. Now the 70-12 months-previous previous finance minister, IBM government and International Monetary […]

4 many years ago, Mali opposition chief Soumaïla Cissé was posing with previous U.S. Secretary of Point out Madeleine Albright at the Democratic Social gathering convention, portion of an African delegation representing the continent’s most notable democracy advocates.

Now the 70-12 months-previous previous finance minister, IBM government and International Monetary Fund board member is staying held hostage by a jihadist group on the edge of the Sahara. A person of Mali’s most notable public figures and a 3-time presidential applicant, Mr. Cissé was snatched…

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