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Breaking : Former Mali President, Amadou Toumani Toure Is Dead

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Former Mali President, Amadou Toumani Toure, is dead.

BBC reports that the 72-year-old died in Turkey on Tuesday morning where he was undergoing treatment.

It’s been reported that septuagenerian had undergone an emergency heart surgery in the capital, Bamako before his departure from Mali.

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Toure was Mali’s President from 2002. He led the Sahel nation for 10 years before being deposed by a military coup in March 2012 led by General Amadou Haya Sanogo.

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Hammed Tajudeen is the editor in-chief of Blaze News, holds Higher National Diploma(HND) in Mass Communication, graduated from Osun State Polytechnic, Iree.

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