Photos of Mamady Doumbouya raising his hand at the swearing-in ceremony as interim president of Guinea on October 1, 2021 in Conakry elicit reactions. The latest development came only a month after Guinea military soldiers seized power by ousting president Alpha Conde. The ousted president initially entrusted Colonel Mamady Doumbouya military skills, as he placed his high hopes in the young soldier to assist him keep his grip on power in the turbulent Guinea nation.
Colonel Assimi Goita, interim President of Mali/Courtesy Mali’s interim President Assimi Goita has escaped an attempted knife attack while he was attending a prayer session. Col Goita was attending prayers to mark the Muslim festival of Eid ul-Adha at the Grand Mosque when an unknown man armed with a knife tried to attack him in what would have been an assassination.
Mali's President Assimi Goita escaped an attack from a man. The man tried to attack President Assimi at Mali's capital Bamako. The office of the President has said that the man who was armed with a knife lunged at the president in a mosque. President Assimi had joined other worshippers for Eid ul-Adha prayers.
The killing of the Haitian President by gunmen continues to reverberate across the world, with many asking themselves how possible can a Head of State being threatened or even killed yet they are the most protected people in the world. And now as per the reports, Mali Interim President Assimi has escaped death by a whisker after a man tried to stab him on a Grand Mosque in Gotta, Bamako City.