H.E. Niankoro Yeah Samake
Ambassador of the Republic of Mali to India
H.E. Niankor Yeah Samake has been designated as the Ambassador Plenipotentiary and Extraordinary of the Republic of Mali to the Republic of India since August 2015. With this, he is also accredited to the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, People’s Republic of Bangladesh, Republic of Bhutan, Kingdom of Malaysia, Republic of Singapore, Republic of Indonesia, Brunei Darussalam and Kingdom of Thailand. Prior to his appointment as Ambassador, he served as the Mayor and Chief Executive Office of the municipality of Ouélessébougou in Mali from April 2009 to August 2015. As Mayor he was responsible for overseeing the implementation of policies and by laws designed to improve good governance of the municipality. H.E. Samake is married to Marissa Countinho Samake and has two children, a son and a daughter.