Boubacar PAITHAO of the Mali journal, L’Indépendant, wrote another great article on Yeah’s success in the villages of Diorila and Niagadina. Yeah received the endorsement of the mayor of Niagadina, previously a supporter of another party in Mali, ADEMA. It has been another exciting week for the campaign!
See the article, translated to English, below:
The turn of PACP candidate in Diorila and in Niagadina: The ADEMA mayor of Niagadina supports the candidacy of Yeah Samaké
The candidate of the Party for Civic Action and Patriotism (PACP), as well as mayor of the town of Ouéléssébougou, Niankoro Yeah Samake, at the head of a strong delegation, visited two villages, Diorila and Niagadina, on Thursday, February 23, about 100 kilometers from the capital of Bamako. These visits are a part of preparation for this year’s elections. In each place, the visitors were treated with a warm welcome. During a speech with an elected official of Niagadina, Mamadou Konaté, urged his citizens to vote for the candidate of PACP, Yeah Samaké.
It was eleven o’clock when the delegation of this young party set foot in Diorila. The public square of the town was where the meeting activities took place. At the beginning, the village chief, Namory Touré, after his welcome greeting, set the mood of the visit : “I was delegated by Yeah to help him create a political party, in preparation to help him in the race to win the highest office in our country.”The child of Djitoumou hosted a king in Diorila
The third deputy mayor of Dialakoroba, Lassana Doumbia, described the various problems that plague the daily lives of residents in Diorila, among them: the lack of roads and maternity facilities to reduce the suffering of these brave Malian women. As well, the closing of the mosque, largely dominates the trades of the village. Then, the president of the PACP of Ouélessébougou, Broulaye Doumbia, revealed the achievements of the mayor and presidential candidate for this year. He said Yeah Samake has built over fifteen schools throughout Mali and provided textbooks. ”I have been approached by representatives of the village of Diorila to build a school in their locality. Yeah accepted this request without hesitation and thanks to God, this dream became a reality,” he claimed. Yeah Samake is the candidate who goes to the small villages of Mali to live the life of the people, praised Broulaye Doumbia. As the candidate of PACP, Yeah Samaké breaks the historical trend by campaigning in the villages. ”