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Burkina Faso

12 Jun
At least six people were killed in northern Burkina Faso in several attacks attributed to jihadists, local and military sources told AFP on Sunday.
12 Jun
Nigeria's Golden Eaglets were imperious as they dominated and eventually overpowered hosts Ghana 4-2 yesterday in the opening match of this year’s WAFU B U17 Championship held in Cape Coast, Ghana.
11 Jun
Several hundred people protested in southeastern Burkina Faso Saturday against what they described as the government has left them to their own devices to fend off deadly jihadist attacks.
10 Jun
Suspected jihadists killed around 10 police overnight in an attack in northern Burkina Faso near the border with Niger, security sources said on Friday.
5 Jun
President Muhammadu Buhari has declared that any decision to be taken by Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) leaders on the political situations in Burkina Faso, Mali and Guinea must consider the victims of unconstitutional changes...
4 Jun
West African leaders on Saturday opened a meeting in Ghana's capital Accra to decide whether to ease or ramp up sanctions against junta-ruled Mali, Burkina Faso, and Guinea.
24 May
Burkina Faso president Roch Marc Christian Kabore, who was overthrown in an army putsch, has been "totally locked up", his People's Movement for Progress (MPP) party complained on Tuesday.
22 May
Last year, heads of states of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) adopted a new roadmap towards achieving Eco with the launch date now scheduled for 2027.
16 May
Around 40 people, many of them civilian volunteers with the army, have been killed in suspected jihadist attacks in Burkina Faso, local sources and security officials said on Monday.
14 May
The military junta ruling Guinea has banned political protests after announcing a three-year transition period before the civilian rule is restored.
9 May
Eleven developing countries, including Nigeria, have submitted detailed information on their greenhouse gas emissions trends and status to the UN Climate Change Secretariat,
6 May
Seven soldiers and four back-up troops have been killed in two ambushes in Burkina Faso's troubled north, the army said.

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