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An aerodrome (Commonwealth English) or airdrome (American English) is a location from which aircraft flight operations take place, regardless of whether they involve air cargo, passengers, or neither.
Bamako is the capital and largest city of Mali, with a population of 1.8 million (2009 census, provisional).
The Bambara (Bamana or Banmana) are a Mandé ethnic group native to much of West Africa, primarily southern Mali, Guinea, Burkina Faso and Senegal.
A cercle is the second level administrative unit in Mali.
A Commune is the third level administrative unit in Mali.
al-Hajj Umar ibn Sa'id al-Futi Tal (حاج عمر بن سعيد طعل), (c. 1794–1864 CE), Umar Saidou Tall, born in Futa Tooro, Senegambia, was a West African political leader, Islamic scholar, Tijani Sufi and Toucouleur military commander who founded a brief empire encompassing much of what is now Guinea, Senegal, and Mali.
Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is the mean solar time at the Royal Observatory in Greenwich, London.
IslamThere are ten pronunciations of Islam in English, differing in whether the first or second syllable has the stress, whether the s is or, and whether the a is pronounced, or (when the stress is on the first syllable) (Merriam Webster).
Kaarta, or Ka'arta, was a short-lived Bambara kingdom in what is today the western half of Mali.
Kayes Region is one of eight first level national subdivisions in Mali called “Regions”.
Mali, officially the Republic of Mali (République du Mali), is a landlocked country in West Africa, a region geologically identified with the West African Craton.
Nioro Airport is an airport serving Nioro du Sahel in the Kayes Region of western Mali.
Nioro Cercle is an administrative subdivision of the Kayes Region of Mali.
Since 2016, Mali has been divided into ten regions and one capital district.
Senegal (Sénégal), officially the Republic of Senegal, is a country in West Africa.
The Sudan is the geographic region to the south of the Sahara, stretching from Western to eastern Central Africa.
The Toucouleur Empire (also known as the Tijaniyya Jihad state or the Segu Tukulor) (1861–1890) was founded in the mid-nineteenth century by El Hadj Umar Tall of the Toucouleur people, in part of present-day Mali.