Mali Holds Poll Rerun Despite COVID-19, Violence Fears
Low voter turnout was expected for the run-off legislative elections. The first round of elections, held on March 29, after repeated delays, was marred by intimidation and jihadist attacks - including the kidnapping of opposition leader Soumaila Cisse.
Voting in Mali on 19 April
After the kidnapping of the main opposition leader Soumaïla Cissé and the nation's first COVID-19 death, many thought Mali's long-awaited elections might be delay Read more »