Haiti and South Sudan were also placed on a “grey list” of countries under increased monitoring to counter money laundering and terrorist financing, while Ghana was removed from the list.
The final declaration, of the summit attended by ten regional heads of state and three foreign ministers, called for the immediate appointment of a new civilian prime minister and the formation of an "inclusive" government in Mali.
West African leaders to discuss Mali's second coup which has jeopardised a transition back to democracy, and could undermine a regional fight against militants.
More than 100,000 African and ethnic minority soldiers, who died fighting for the British Empire in World War I, had not been properly commemorated due to "pervasive racism," a report finds.
Ghana's ruling party held a one-seat lead in parliament with one race still to be decided, the election commission said, a day after declaring President Nana Akufo-Addo had won another term.
Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo has won re-election with 51.59 percent of the vote, results from the election commission showed.
Tensions boil over during tightly contested presidential and parliamentary elections that both sides say they are on track to win.
The police said more than 62,000 personnel have been deployed to ensure a hitch-free exercise while the leading candidates would be made to sign a "peace pact".
Mali's neighbours are anxious to avoid the fragile Sahel state spiralling into chaos.
Several thousand people had previously rallied peacefully for two hours at the main Paris courthouse as global outrage over what happened to George Floyd in the United States kindled frustrations across borders and continents.
Ghana has 834 confirmed infections and nine people have died from Covid-19, the disease the SARS-Cov-2 virus causes.
Sport can play a large role in the recovery after the coronavirus pandemic, and has proven its worth in the past.
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