The 14th Festival sur le Niger that took place from 1st to 4th February in Segou around the theme “Segou, City of Architecture” brought together around 73 artistic groups from various disciplines, 40,000 artists and festival-goers. According to Mali’s Minister of Culture, “cultural resistance is the best form of tribute we can pay to all the victims of obscurantism in Mali, Africa and worldwide.”

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