Is Burkina Faso's Compaoré On Way Out?

Updated: Fri 17 Jan, 05:37 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 »

Burkinabe Police Attack Opposition Demonstrators

Updated: Thu 11 Jul, 08:53 am 2013

Several persons are reported to have been injured when police fired tear gas at protesters who were demonstrating against the creation of a new chamber in the National Assembly. read more »

Burkina Faso Stalls On Clit Repair Hospital

Updated: Tue 11 Mar, 05:22 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 »