Ousted Malian president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita’s funeral held in Bamako • FRANCE 24 English

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Ousted Malian president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, known as #IBK, ran the West African country from September 2013 to August 2020, a turbulent period that saw a violent Islamist insurgency take over large areas of the centre and north, helping drain his popularity. FRANCE 24’s James André reports from Bamako, #Mali, where IBK’s #funeral is being held.

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