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 »

Global Leaders Pledge Billions for Sahel

Updated: Tue 5 Nov, 12:45 pm

Global leaders have pledged over $8 billion to boost economic growth in the Sahel region of West Africa as they begin a United Nations-led visit to an area that has suffered for decades from … 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 »