Moctar Ouane

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Moctar Ouane
Prime Minister of Mali
In office
27 September 2020 – 25 May 2021
PresidentBah Ndaw
Preceded byBoubou Cissé
Succeeded byChoguel Kokalla Maïga (interim)
Minister of Foreign Affairs
In office
PresidentAmadou Toumani Touré
Preceded byLassana Traoré
Succeeded bySoumeylou Boubèye Maïga
Malian Ambassador to the United Nations
In office
PresidentAlpha Oumar Konaré
Personal details
Moctar Ouane

(1955-10-11) 11 October 1955 (age 68)
Bidi, French Sudan (now Mali)

Moctar Ouane (born October 11, 1955) is a Malian diplomat and politician. He was the Acting Prime Minister of Mali from September 27, 2020 until being removed in a coup on May 25, 2021. He became prime minister following the deposition of the government of President Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta.[1] He was Minister of Foreign Affairs from May 2004 to April 2011.

On August 27, 2021, Moctar Ouane was released from house arrest.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Sangare, Bokar (September 27, 2020). "Mali's Interim President Appoints Moctar Ouane Prime Minister". Bloomberg. Retrieved September 28, 2020.
  2. Sangare (August 28, 2021). "Mali : levée des restrictions pour Bah N'Daw et Moctar Ouane". Jeune Afrique. Retrieved August 28, 2021.