Dozens dead in attacks on Burkina military head quarters, French embassy
Dozens of people were killed Friday in twin attacks on the French embassy in Burkina Faso and the country's military headquarters, an assault that coincided with a meeting of regional anti-jihadist forces.
Top Burkina Faso generals on trial over failed 2015 coup
More than 80 people went on trial before a military court in Burkina Faso on Tuesday over a failed 2015 coup in a case seen as a test for justice in the West African country.
4 militants killed in ambush on Burkina Faso patrol
Four militants were killed Thursday after they attacked a reconnaissance patrol in northern Burkina Faso, security sources told AFP.
Demonstrators demand justice for slain Burkina Faso leader Thomas Sankara
Hundreds of demonstrators in Burkina Faso marked the 30th anniversary of Thomas Sankara's assassination by demanding truth and justice on Sunday for the assassinated revolutionary leader.
17 dead in Burkina Faso restaurant 'terrorist attack'
Seventeen people have been killed and a dozen injured in a "terrorist attack" on a restaurant in Burkina Faso's capital, the government said Monday.
EU to give 50 million euros for African force in Sahel
The EU is giving 50 million euros to set up a joint African military force in the Sahel region to fight jihadists, the bloc's foreign affairs chief said Monday.
Visa hiccup aborts Eagles, Stallions friendly game
Failure by seven of the Burkina Faso players to secure visas for their match against the Super Eagles has led to the cancellation of the friendly by the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).
Burkina Faso picks Nations Cup stars for Eagles’ friendly
Burkina Faso Coach, Paolo Duarte has chosen most of the stars that took the West Africans to the bronze medal at the Gabon 2017 African Nations Cup for camping in preparation...