Former Malian PM Leading in Early Election Results

Officials in Mali are expected to release full provisional results of the country’s presidential election on Wednesday.

Sunday’s polling was seen as a first step toward Mali’s recovery from a year-and-a-half of unrest.

On Tuesday, territorial administration minister Colonel Moussa Sinko Coulibaly said partial results indicated that front-runner and former prime minister Ibrahim Boubacar Keita had a comfortable lead and could win an outright victory.

He did not reveal the …