Alpha Oumar Konaré

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Alpha Oumar Konaré
1st Chairman of the Commission of the African Union
In office
16 September 2003 – 1 February 2008
PresidentGertrude Ibengwe Mongella
Preceded byAmara Essy
Succeeded byJean Ping
3rd President of Mali
In office
8 June 1992 – 8 June 2002
Preceded byMoussa Traoré
Amadou Toumani Touré (acting)
Succeeded byAmadou Toumani Touré
Personal details
Born (1946-02-02) 2 February 1946 (age 78)
Kayes, French Sudan
Political partyADEMA-PASJ
Spouse(s)Adame Ba Konaré
Alma materUniversity of Warsaw
ProfessionTutor, Teacher, Researcher, Professor

Alpha Oumar Konaré (born 2 February 1946) is a former President of Mali for two five-year terms (1992 to 2002), and was Chairperson of the African Union Commission from 2003 to 2008.

In September 2021, Konaré was urgently hospitalized in Morocco at Cheikh Zaid Hospital in Rabat.[1]

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  1. "Maroc : L'ancien président malien, Alpha Oumar Konaré, hospitalisé à Rabat |". Afrique (in French). 2021-09-25. Retrieved 2021-09-25.