Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso: Dandjinou cedes the spokesperson to Tamboura

Published Jan. 21, 2021, 3:02 a.m. by admin

Ousséni Tamboura, new minister of communication and relations with the parliament, government spokesperson was installed in office on Thursday, January 14, 2021 by the government secretary general Stéphane Sanou. Also …

BurkinaFaso: A former deputy found lifeless

Published Jan. 21, 2021, 3 a.m. by admin

Boukaré Kouanda, whose mandate as deputy had been validated on December 15, 2020 was found lifeless on Saturday January 16, 2021, in the village of Bilgo, rural commune of Pabré, …

Burkina Faso: Zephirin Diabré withdraws his complaint against Simon Compaoré

Published Jan. 21, 2021, 2:58 a.m. by admin

This Tuesday, January 19, 2021, Simon Compaoré, current president of the People's Movement for Progress (MPP) informed that Zephirin Diabré has withdrawn his complaint. “Between Zephirin Diabré and Simon Compaoré, …

CHAN 2020 Burkina vs Zimbabwe (3-1): The local stallions, in complete control, redeem themselves

Published Jan. 21, 2021, 2:57 a.m. by admin

The local Stallions won (3-1) against the local Zimbabwe Warriors team in the second group match of the 2020 African Nations Championship (CHAN). Issouf Sosso, Claver Tiendrébéogo and Issiaka Ouédraogo …

Burkina vs Zimbabwe (3-1): Ismahila Ouédraogo, man of the match

Published Jan. 21, 2021, 2:56 a.m. by admin

The stallions A ’and Warriors A’ (3-1) man of the match trophy went to 22-year-old Ismahila Ouédraogo. This Wednesday, January 20, 2021, the midfielder is at the start of the …

ECOWAS; Foreign ministers in virtual conclave

Published Jan. 21, 2021, 2:54 a.m. by admin

The 44th Ordinary Mediation and Security Council at ministerial level of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) took place, by video conference, on Tuesday, January 19, 2021. The …

Burkina Faso: 309 patrols and escorts during the week of January 11 to 17, 2021

Published Jan. 19, 2021, 12:56 a.m. by admin

From January 11 to 17, 2021, the National Armed Forces (FAN) carried out several operations in order to secure the national territory. There are 15 air operations (air support, convoy …

Golden Eaglets Battle Burkina Faso for Final Ticket

Published Jan. 15, 2021, 11:58 a.m. by rssfeed

[This Day] After getting an unusual lifeline from Côte d'Ivoire to qualify for the semi final of the WAFU B Under-17 Tournament, Nigeria's Golden Eaglets will attempt to build on …

WAFU-U17 - Lawan Tasks Eaglets to Defeat Burkina Faso

Published Jan. 15, 2021, 7:48 a.m. by rssfeed

[Vanguard] The Senate President, Ahmad Lawan, has urged Golden Eaglets to go all out and ensure that they defeat their Burkina Faso counterparts in Friday's semi-final encounter of the ongoing …

President Kabore Sworn in for Second Term

Published Dec. 30, 2020, 10:43 a.m. by rssfeed

[Monitor] Burkina Faso's President Roch Marc Christian Kabore was sworn into office on Monday in the capital Ouagadougou as he won the November 22 presidential election for a second term.