The President of Mali has been attacked with a knife by a young man while Eid Prayers was ongoing at the Great Mosque in Bamako.

The President of Mali, Assimi Goita was praying at the mosque with some of his officials during the Eid festivities on Tuesday 20th July 2021 when the incident happened.

It took a while for the video to come out. The President has since recovered from the incident and is in full health.

Watch the shocking video below;