Mopti

Mopti

About Mopti

Mopti is a town and an urban commune in the Inner Niger Delta region of Mali. The town is the capital of the Mopti Cercle and the Mopti Region. Situated 460km northeast of Bamako, the town lies at the confluence of the Niger and the Bani Rivers and is linked by an elevated causeway to the town of Svar. The urban commune, which includes both Mopti and Svar, had a population of 114,296 in the 2009 census.