Alata, Mali

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Alata
Commune
Alata is located in Mali
Alata
Alata
Location in Mali
Coordinates: 16°56′58″N 2°39′36″E / 16.94944°N 2.66000°E / 16.94944; 2.66000Coordinates: 16°56′58″N 2°39′36″E / 16.94944°N 2.66000°E / 16.94944; 2.66000
Country  Mali
Region Ménaka
Cercle Tidermène
Created 2001
Population (2009 census)[1]
 • Total 2,184
Time zone GMT (UTC+0)

Alata is a rural commune in the cercle of Tidermène in Ménaka Region of southeastern Mali. The administrative centre (chef-lieu) is at Tedjerit.[2] The commune was created in 2001 by dividing the large rural commune of Tidermène.[3] The implementation of Ménaka Region in 2016 led to the promotion of Tidermène to a cercle, and Alata was reincorporated into it. As of 2017 the mayor is Frataye Ag Etaw.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Resultats Provisoires RGPH 2009 (Région de Gao) (PDF) (in French), République de Mali: Institut National de la Statistique, archived from the original (PDF) on 2011-07-22 .
  2. ^ Communes de la Région de Gao (PDF) (in French), Ministère de l’administration territoriale et des collectivités locales, République du Mali .
  3. ^ Schéma d'aménagement du territoire de Ménaka (in French), Adere Nord, République du Mali, 2008 .
  4. ^ "Première caravane de la paix dans la nouvelle région de Ménaka : la MINUSMA s’associe aux autorités régionales pour sa réussite" (in French). MINUSMA. 28 November 2016. Retrieved 25 May 2017. 

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