By what name was West-Saharan Africa Mali known?

Answer In 1898, after conquering the area now known as Mali, the French named the area the French Sudan. Approximately 50 years later, after France recognized the area's residents as French citizens, the ... Read More »

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What year did Mali replace Ghana as the major power in Africa?

According to the Mali historical website, the Malinka kingdom, the origin of what eventually became the African country of Mali, replaced the kingdom of Ghana as western Africa's major power in 123... Read More »

Who requires a visa for Mali?

In order to travel to Mali, a pre-arrival visa is required. The visa applications are processed through the Embassy of the Republic of Mali and must include identifying documentation, itineraries, ... Read More »

Where is mali, africa?

The country of Mali is located in West Africa. It is surrounded by seven other countries. They include: Algeria, Niger, Burkina Fasso, Ivory Coast, Guinea, Mauritania and Senegal. Mali is a landloc... Read More »

Mali Business Etiquette?

Mali is the largest of the West African countries, but is also one of the world's poorest countries. Malian economy centers on agriculture and mining, with cotton, gold and livestock being its main... Read More »