Sources for Following Mali’s Presidential Elections

Mali is holding presidential elections today. Key contenders include the incumbent, President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, and the runner-up from the last elections in 2013, Soumaïla Cissé, but there are also twenty-two other candidates.

If you’re following the news and proceedings today, here are some key sources to use.

A few backgrounders:

A few sites providing frequent updates and extensive coverage, mostly in French:

And here are some important Twitter accounts, in no particular order and in a very incomplete fashion: Olivier Dubois, Baba AhmedMorgane Le CamJoe Penney, Andrew LebovichAurelien Tobie, Jigi, and Mikado FM.

If you have other suggestions, please mention them in the comments.


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