Is Burkina Faso's Compaoré On Way Out?

Updated: Thu 16 Jan, 07:00 am

Having been in power since 1987, analysts say there are several signs that the country may soon experience a political turnover that will end President Blaise Compaore's 26-year rule. read more »

Burkina Faso Stalls On Clit Repair Hospital

Updated: Mon 10 Mar, 05:36 am

The government has reportedly changed its mind about allowing a new hospital that seeks to help women who have undergone genital cutting to operate in the country. read more »

Burkina Faso: Citizens Vote in Legislative Elections

Updated: Mon 3 Dec, 08:00 am 2012

About four million registered voters cast their ballots on Sunday to choose among 6,000 candidates competing for 127 seats in parliament. read more »