Burkina Faso Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Guinea's ex-junta leader indicted for more than 156 deathsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 8 | WTOV9

    The lawyer for Guinea's ex-junta leader in exile in Burkina Faso says Moussa "Dadis" Camara has been indicted for the deaths of more than 156 people who had gathered at an opposition rally in 2009. The lawyer, Jean-Baptiste Haba, said Guinean magistrates arrived in Ouagadougou and met with Camara for about three hours Wednesday.

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  2. QC launches Iftar project in 40 countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | The Peninsula

    ... include mass Iftar banquets and food baskets containing basic supplies for families for entire holy month. In Burkina Faso, daily Iftar meals are organised in mosques in the capital city Ouagadougou. Iftar meals are also distributed to students of ...

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  3. Burkina Faso PM Denies Resignation RumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Voice of America

    Burkina Faso Prime Minister Yacouba Isaac Zida listens as an official reads the names of transitional government ministers, in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. The prime minister of Burkina Faso, Yacouba Izaac Zida, said he has not resigned - contrary to rumors and what the local news media have been reporting in recent days.

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  4. Bomb in Nigerian church kills at least 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | NWAonline

    ... and said it "closes all doors on attempts to make the press representative of society." OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso -- The father of a 5-year-old girl who a French prosecutor says was sexually abused by a French soldier has hired a lawyer and vowed ...

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  5. Burkina Faso: French Soldier Charged Over Child Sex AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    A French soldier accused of sexually abusing two girls aged three and five in Burkina Faso has been charged with paedophilia and recording pornographic images in France. The 38-year-old special forces soldier was charged in Friday after being suspended and repatriated to France earlier in the week.

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  6. 'Series of errors' caused Air Algerie crash: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 | Thanh Nein News

    ... other factors contributed to the crash of Flight AH5017 in Mali, just half an hour into its journey from Burkina Faso's capital Ouagadougou to Algiers. The situation would have been compounded when the pilot attempted to regain altitude by pulling ...

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  7. Air Algerie crash class-action suit filed in Quebec courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | CBC News

    ... filed in the class-action lawsuit indicate that many of the families of those who died are from Quebec, Mali, Burkina Faso and France. However, not all of the family members who could be involved in the suit are known because passengers came from at ...

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  8. Political Tension Grips Burkina Faso Ahead of ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Voice of America

    Burkina Faso PM Yacouba Isaac Zida listens as an official reads the names of transitional government ministers in Ouagadougou, November 2014. Nearly a year after a civilian uprising ousted Africa's longest-ruling leaders, Blaise Compaore, Burkina Faso's transitional government is gearing up for critical presidential elections next October.

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  9. French President warns African leaders to respect constitutions or face turmoilRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2015 | Vanguard

    ... of President Pierre Nkurunziza to seek a third term, which they say was unconstitutional. Hollande noted that Burkina Faso's longtime ruler, Blaise Compaore was toppled in a popular uprising last October, after making a similar attempt to remain in ...

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  10. 'Errors caused Air Algerie crash'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... other factors contributed to the crash of Flight AH5017 in Mali, just half an hour into its journey from Burkina Faso's capital Ouagadougou to Algiers. The situation would have been compounded when the pilot attempted to regain altitude by pulling ...

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  11. 'Series of errors' caused Air Algerie crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | New Vision

    ... other factors contributed to the crash of Flight AH5017 in Mali, just half an hour into its journey from Burkina Faso's capital Ouagadougou to Algiers. The situation would have been compounded when the pilot attempted to regain altitude by pulling ...

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  12. .com | France's Hollande says Benin a 'benchmark' in democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | News24

    ... change the constitution to seek a third term - though he has flatly denied he will. In contrast, neighbouring Burkina Faso was hit by violent unrest last year when former president Blaise Compaore tried to change the constitution to extend his ...

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  13. French child abuse accused in Burkina Faso were special forcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | The China Post

    The French soldiers accused of sexually abusing children in Burkina Faso were members of an elite special forces unit, a source close to the investigation told AFP on Wednesday. The two men, aged 36 and 38, have been charged with sexually assaulting two girls aged three and five at a hotel swimming pool in the capital Ouagadougou on Sunday, the source said.

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  14. African heads must respect constitutions or face chaos - HollandeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | AlertNet

    ... over the decision of President Pierre Nkurunziza to seek a third term, which they say is unconstitutional. Burkina Faso's longtime ruler Blaise Compaore was toppled in a popular uprising last October after making a similar attempt to remain in ...

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  15. .com | Nguesso calls for national dialogue, with term limits one subjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | News24

    ... protests erupting in late April against President Pierre Nkurunziza's bid to seek a third term. Last year, Burkina Faso's long-time leader Blaise Compaore surrendered power after days of mass protests against a plan to change his country's ...

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  16. .com | French soldiers accused of paedophilia in custody in FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | News24

    Two French special forces soldiers accused of sexually abusing children in Burkina Faso returned home Thursday and have been taken into custody, said a legal source. The men, accused of sexually assaulting two girls aged three and five at a hotel swimming pool, were repatriated after being questioned by French and Burkinabe military police in the capital Ouagadougou.

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  17. French soldiers accused of paedophilia in custody in FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Yahoo!

    Two French special forces soldiers accused of sexually abusing children in Burkina Faso returned home Thursday and were taken into custody, said a legal source. The men, accused of sexually assaulting two girls aged three and five at a hotel swimming pool, were repatriated after being questioned by French and Burkinabe military police in the capital Ouagadougou.

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  18. .com | Burkina's leader mediates spat between presidential guard, PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | News24

    Burkina Faso's president on Wednesday was scrambling to solve the rumbling conflict between Prime Minister Isaac Zida and the presidential guard, which is pushing for the premier to be sacked. "We have met President [Michel] Kafando.

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  19. Just Published: "Boss Resources Limited (BOE) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review"Read the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    ... and Skogtrask Project in Sweden. The company owns 100% gold projects covering 1730 square kilometers within Burkina Faso, West Africa. Its other projects include Golden Hill Project, Gourma Project, Tenkodogo Project and Latrobe Project. Boss ...

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  20. Congo's President Denis Sassou Nguesso (C) arrives to attend a...Read the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | The Star Online

    ... protests erupting in late April against President Pierre Nkurunziza's bid to seek a third term. Last year, Burkina Faso's long-time leader Blaise Compaore surrendered power after days of mass protests against a plan to change his country's ...

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