By Buba Gagigo
The Economic Community of West African States Commission (ECOWAS Commission) has said that the ECOWAS mediator for Mali, H.E. Goodluck Jonathan would lead a mission to Bamako on Thursday.
The mission according to the ECOWAS communique is meant to discuss with Malian authorities the way forward in the aftermath of the coup.
“The ECOWAS Commission informs that H.E. Goodluck Jonathan, ECOWAS Mediator for Mali, will lead a mission to Bamako on Thursday, 24 February 2022
“This mission will take place after the technical meetings held last week on the timetable for elections and will allow the Mediator to have discussions with the Malian authorities on the next steps,” the regional bloc said on Monday.
The Communique added that the Commission President, Jean-Claude Kassi Brou and the Commissioner in charge of Political Affairs, Peace and Security would accompany the mediator Jonathan.