Monday, August 31, 2015| Latest E-book
You are here:
Burkina Faso
#

Burkina Faso

Articles

Two French soldiers suspended over Burkina child sex claims

Jul 01, 2015

Two French soldiers suspended over Burkina child sex claims

France has suspended two of its soldiers over allegations they sexually abused children, including a five-year-old girl, in the west African country of Burkina Faso, the defence ministry said. #NewsTracker #UN #Sexual abuse #French troops #Burkina Faso #Peacekeeping force
Ousted president of Burkina Faso arrives in Morocco

Nov 21, 2014

Ousted president of Burkina Faso arrives in Morocco

Morocco's foreign affairs ministry expressed support for Burkina Faso's transition process #NewsTracker #Africa #Protests #Burkina Faso #Blaise Compaore #Michel Kafando #Violent Protests
Burkina Faso diplomat Michel Kafando chosen as interim President

Nov 17, 2014

Burkina Faso diplomat Michel Kafando chosen as interim President

For nearly three decades, Burkina Faso was ruled by President Blaise Compaore, who fled office earlier this month amid rising opposition protests. #NewsTracker #Africa #Protests #Burkina Faso #Blaise Compaore #Michel Kafando #Violent Protests
Burkina Faso: Military promises to hand over power to govt

Nov 03, 2014

Burkina Faso: Military promises to hand over power to govt

Protesters demanded the military cede power after soldiers named Zida head of a transitional government in Burkina Faso. #NewsTracker #Africa #President #Burkina Faso #World News #Blaise Compaore #Honore Traore
Burkina Faso standoff: Army takes over landlocked African nation, clears protesters, firing kills one

Nov 03, 2014

Burkina Faso standoff: Army takes over landlocked African nation, clears protesters, firing kills one

Burkina Faso's army cleared protesters and opened fire at state TV headquarters, killing one, as it sought to restore order after President's resignation. #NewsTracker #Africa #Burkina Faso #Blaise Compaore #African nation
Burkina Faso: Prez steps down, two different military leaders stake claim

Nov 01, 2014

Burkina Faso: Prez steps down, two different military leaders stake claim

The president of Burkina Faso stepped down Friday after protesters stormed parliament and set the building ablaze, but two army leaders have declared themselves President. #NewsTracker #Africa #President #Burkina Faso #World News #Blaise Compaore #Honore Traore
Burkina Faso standoff: President refuses to resign as 30 killed in violence

Oct 31, 2014

Burkina Faso standoff: President refuses to resign as 30 killed in violence

Burkina Faso's longtime leader refused to resign on Thursday in the face of violent protests that posed the greatest threat to his nearly three-decade rule. #NewsTracker #Africa #President #Protests #Violence #Burkina Faso #Blaise Compaore #African nation
Protesters storm Burkina Faso's parliament and set it ablaze

Oct 30, 2014

Protesters storm Burkina Faso's parliament and set it ablaze

The protesters say it's time for Compaore, who took power in a coup in 1987 and has since been elected four times, to step down from power. #NewsTracker #Africa #Liberia #Ivory Coast #Charles Taylor #Angola #Burkina Faso #Blaise Compaore #Ablasse Ouedraogo #War Lord
Air Algerie crash Black boxes being sent to France

Jul 28, 2014

Air Algerie crash Black boxes being sent to France

The black boxes from the Air Algerie plane disaster on Sunday began their journey to France from northern Mali. #World #France #NewsTracker #Investigation #Mali #crash #Flight #Burkina Faso #French president #black boxes #Air Algerie #Fnacois Hollande
Live All passengers and crew on board Air Algerie dead, confirms France

Jul 26, 2014

Live All passengers and crew on board Air Algerie dead, confirms France

An Air Algerie flight AH5017 has gone missing 50 minutes after takeoff from Burkina Faso. Track live updates here. #BreakingNow #accident #Burkina Faso #missing plane #APS #AH 5017 #Air Algerie #Aviation disaster