List of heads of state of Mali

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President of the
Republic of Mali
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Incumbent
Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta

since 4 September 2013
Term length5 years, renewable once
Inaugural holderModibo Keïta
Formation1965
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This is a list of heads of state of Mali since the country gained independence from France in 1960 to the present day.

A total of six people have served as head of state of Mali (not counting one Acting President). Additionally, one person, Amadou Toumani Touré, has served on two non-consecutive occasions.

The current head of state of Mali is the President of the Republic Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta, since 4 September 2013.

Titles[edit]

  • 1960–1965: Head of State
  • 1965–1968: President of the Republic
  • 1968–1969: Chairman of the Military Committee for National Liberation
  • 1969–1979: Head of State
  • 1979–1991: President of the Republic
  • 1991: Chairman of the National Reconciliation Council
  • 1991–1992: Chairman of the Transitional Committee for the Salvation of the People
  • 1992–2012: President of the Republic
  • 2012: Chairman of the National Committee for the Restoration of Democracy and State
  • 2013–present: President of the Republic

Key[edit]

Political parties
Other factions
Status
  •   Acting President

List[edit]

No. Name
(Birth–Death)
Portrait Tenure Elected Political affiliation Prime Minister(s)
Took office Left office Time in office
1 Modibo Keïta
(1915–1977)
Modibo Keita 1961-09-13.jpg 20 June 1960 19 November 1968
(deposed.)
8 years, 152 days 1960
1964
US–RDA Himself
2 Moussa Traoré
(1936–)
Moussa Traoré (1989) (cropped).jpg 19 November 1968 26 March 1991
(deposed.)
22 years, 127 days 1979
1985
Military /
UDPM
Diakité
Dembelé
3 Amadou Toumani Touré
(1948–)
Amadou Toure cropped.jpg 26 March 1991 8 June 1992 1 year, 74 days Military Sacko
4 Alpha Oumar Konaré
(1946–)
Alpha Oumar Konaré 2007-02-27.jpg 8 June 1992 8 June 2002 10 years, 0 days 1992
1997
ADEMA–PASJ Touré
Sow
I. B. Keïta
Mandé Sidibé
Keita
(3) Amadou Toumani Touré
(1948–)
Amadou Toure cropped.jpg 8 June 2002 22 March 2012
(deposed.)
9 years, 288 days 2002
2007
Independent Hamani
O. I. Maïga
Modibo Sidibé
C. M. K. Sidibé
5 Amadou Sanogo
(1972/73–)
Amadou Sanogo 2012.png 22 March 2012 12 April 2012 21 days Military Position vacant
Dioncounda Traoré
(1942–)[1]
Dioncounda Traoré 2011-10-16 (2).jpg 12 April 2012 4 September 2013 1 year, 145 days Independent Diarra
Sissoko
6 Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta
(1947–)
Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta 2013-12-10.jpg 4 September 2013 Incumbent 5 years, 284 days 2013
2018
RPM Ly
Mara
Keita
A. I. Maïga
S. B. Maïga

Latest election[edit]

Candidate Party First round Second round
Votes % Votes %
Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta Rally for Mali 1,331,132 41.70 1,798,632 67.17
Soumaïla Cissé Union for the Republic and Democracy 567,679 17.78 879,235 32.83
Aliou Diallo 256,404 8.03
Cheick Modibo Diarra 236,025 7.39
Housseini Amion Guindo Convergence for the Development of Mali 124,506 3.90
Oumar Mariko African Solidarity for Democracy and Independence 74,300 2.33
Modibo Kone 72,941 2.29
Choguel Kokala Maïga 68,970 2.16
Harouna Sankare 57,406 1.80
Mamadou Oumar Sidibe 54,274 1.70
Modibo Sidibe Alternative Forces for Renewal and Emergence 45,453 1.42
Kalfa Sanogo Alliance for Democracy in Mali (not official)[2] 38,892 1.22
Mamadou Diarra 36,124 1.13
Modibo Kadjoke 30,479 0.95
Moussa Sinko Coulibaly 30,232 0.95
Adama Kane 26,084 0.82
Daba Diawara 22,991 0.72
Mountaga Tall 20,312 0.64
Dramane Dembele Alliance for Democracy in Mali (not official) 18,737 0.59
Mohamed Ali Bathily 17,712 0.55
Hamadoun Toure 17,087 0.54
Yeah Samake 16,632 0.52
Mamadou Traore 15,502 0.49
Madame Djeneba N'diaye 12,275 0.38
Invalid/blank votes 224,069 85,536
Total 3,416,218 100 2,763,339 100
Registered voters/turnout 8,000,462 42.70 8,000,462 34.54
Source: Constitutional Court, Government of Mali

See also[edit]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ Simultaneously served as the President of the National Assembly
  2. ^ The party officially supports Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta: Présidentielle 2018: l'Adema soutient le président IBK

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