Mali: Polls 'Tentative' Step Forward Despite Low Turnout
Turnout was highest in the southern city of Sikasso where some 50 percent of eligible voters went to the polls.
RFI, 21 November 2016
Local elections in Mali on Sunday were marked by low voter turnout, protests and incidents of violence, however the polls were a step forward, according to a leading Mali… Read more »
Al Jazeera, 20 November 2016
Ballot boxes have been burned in Mali's Timbuktu city and one candidate was kidnapped elsewhere during the first local elections since al-Qaeda-aligned fighters were driven out… Read more »
Voting in municipal elections (file photo).