Amadou Toumani Touré
|3rd President of Mali|
8 June 2002 – 22 March 2012
|Prime Minister||Ahmed Mohamed ag Hamani|
Ousmane Issoufi Maïga
Cissé Mariam Kaïdama Sidibé
|Preceded by||Alpha Oumar Konaré|
|Succeeded by||Amadou Sanogo (Chairperson of the National Committee for the Restoration of Democracy and State)|
26 March 1991 – 8 June 1992
|Prime Minister||Soumana Sacko|
|Preceded by||Moussa Traoré|
|Succeeded by||Alpha Oumar Konaré|
|Born||4 November 1948|
Mopti, French Sudan
|Died||10 November 2020 (aged 72)|
General (ret) Amadou Toumani Touré (November 4, 1948 – November 10, 2020) was the president of Mali. He took power from a military ruler, Moussa Traoré in 1991, then he gave power to civilian (non-military) authorities in 1992. He won the presidential election in 2002. He won the next election easily in 2007. He was born in Mopti, Mali.
References[change | change source]
- "Malian President announces his candidacy for next elections"[permanent dead link], African Press Agency, March 27, 2007.
- "Mali's former president Amadou Toumani Touré dies at 72". France 24. 2020-11-10. Retrieved 2020-11-10.