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Feb 07, 2017
Africa Cup of Nations: Cameroon overcame odds as coach Hugo Broos gets the lions roaring againA young and inexperienced Cameroon showed much resilience and tenacity to overcome a much-fancied Egypt and win the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations.
Feb 05, 2017
Africa Cup of Nations final preview: Cameroon, Egypt look to cap remarkable revivals by lifting titleEgypt have been African champions a record seven times but were making their comeback in the competition after missing the last three editions of the Cup of Nations amid political upheaval.
Oct 09, 2016
World Cup Qualifiers: Ivory Coast blitz Mali; Burkina Faso snatch draw against South AfricaA three-goal blitz enabled Ivory Coast to whip Mali 3-1 Saturday in World Cup qualifying while Burkina Faso snatched a dramatic 1-1 draw with South Africa after wasting two penalties.
Jan 19, 2016
Al-Qaeda names fighters behind attack on Burkina Faso capitalAl-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) on Monday identified three fighters it says were responsible for attacks in Burkina Faso's capital Ouagadougou over the weekend that killed 29 people.
Jan 19, 2016
Burkina Faso seige: Four jihadis, 28 others dead; victims from 18 countries in al-Qaeda attackThe Al-Qaida fighters who stormed a popular hangout in Burkina Faso's capital at dinnertime came with a mission to kill as many people as possible, firing at people as they moved to a nearby hotel and setting the cafe ablaze, survivors and officials have said.
Jan 16, 2016
Siege by Islamist group in Burkina Faso hotel leaves 20 deadAt least 20 people died and others were taken hostage when Islamist gunmen stormed a hotel in the capital city of Burkina Faso on Friday, a hospital director told Reuters, and al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) claimed responsibility for the attack.
Jan 13, 2016
Airtel signs deal to sell two African operations to France's OrangeAs per the deal with Orange in July last year, Airtel was to sell 4 subsidiaries Burkina Faso, Chad, Congo Brazzaville and Sierra Leone, in Africa
Dec 07, 2015
Burkina Faso coup head charged with complicity in killing of ex-president Sankara in 1987Burkina Faso's military tribunal has charged the general who briefly took power in a failed September coup with complicity in the assassination of the West African nation's former revolutionary leader in 1987.
Sep 23, 2015
Burkina Faso coup leaders, army sign deal to end standoffBurkina Faso coup leaders agreed to return to their barracks and said they would restore the deposed president to power, signing a deal with the army
Sep 22, 2015
Burkina Faso army enters capital as coup leaders free presidentBurkina Faso army troops have entered the capital Ouagadougou without resistance and begun negotiating the surrender of coup leaders