Burkina Faso Swears in Interim President

Updated: Wed 19 Nov, 04:49 am

Former foreign minister Michel Kafando has pledged to "respect and defend the constitution, the transition charter and laws, and do everything to guarantee justice for all Burkinabes." read more »

Burkina Faso After Compaoré

Updated: Mon 10 Nov, 12:52 pm

The departure of former president Blaise Compaore may offer Burkina Faso an opportunity to improve its democratic and developmental performance, but important challenges lie ahead, including the role … read more »

Burkinabe Opposition Write Transition Charter

Updated: Mon 10 Nov, 05:13 am

Leaders of opposition political parties, civil society, religious bodies, as well as traditional rulers, have sent the final copy to the military that had taken over control of the country. read more »