The Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS Parliament says it would find lasting solutions to the humanitarian crisis in Mali and the entire sub-region.

The Speaker of ECOWAS Parliament, Moustapha Cisse Lo said this when he led a delegation of parliamentarians on a fact-finding mission to Mopti and Bamako in Mali.

The mission was to know the situation of the Internally Displaced Persons, IDPs in the area.

Cisse Lo also called on the Malian authorities to intensify its efforts in fostering peace and reconciliation among state actors to end the deadly attacks on its citizen.

The ECOWAS Parliament Speaker gave an assurance that appropriate actions would be taken to come up with lasting solutions to humanitarian crisis in the sub-region.

However, Minister of Health in Mali, Michel Sidibe said that the situation was quite serious, adding that the government was making concerted efforts to ensure peace in the country. ng8��^���