Saturday, April 20, 2019

Blast kills soldiers in Burkina Faso

Eight soldiers have been killed in an explosion in north-western Burkina Faso, President Roch Marc Christian Kabore has said, AFP news agency reports. "I have...

Burkina Faso abolishes the death penalty

Burkina Faso's parliament has adopted a new penal code which abolishes the death penalty. Justice Minister Rene Bagoro said the revised documents would clear the...

China,Burkina Faso resume diplomatic ties

China and Burkina Faso formally established diplomatic relations on Saturday, after the West African nation severed ties with self-ruled Taiwan, in another victory for...

From fat-shamed boy to World’s Strongest Man contender

Cheick Ahmed al-Hassan Sanou was always overweight, but he didn't know how strong he was until he threw one of his tormentors across a...

Burkina Faso recalls ambassador to Libya over “slave markets” report

Burkina Faso’s foreign minister said on Monday it had recalled its ambassador to Libya over a report that black African migrants were being auctioned...

Burkina Faso protests against South Africa v Senegal replay

The Burkina Faso Football Federation (FBF) has appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (Cas) over the replaying of a World Cup tie. Fifa...

Thomas Sankara’s Legacy: Feats He Achieved in Just 4 Years as President of Burkina...

Thomas Sankara was a man ahead of his own time. He was a forward thinking leader and no wonder his ideas seem even more...

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BREAKING: Snakes ‘Chase’ President Away From Office

Two black snakes have been found in the office of Liberia’s President, George Weah. Igbere TV learnt that the development has forced the former African...

Nigerian Immigrant, Kelechi Madu, Wins Assembly Seat in Canada

Indeed, anything is possible if you aspire… When leaving the shores of Nigeria over two decades ago, one would doubt that the thoughts of becoming...

South Sudan offers to mediate political transition in Sudan

South Sudanese President Salva Kiir has offered to help mediate a political transition in Sudan after the fall of autocratic president Omar al-Bashir to...