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News Burkina Faso: Suspected jihadists kill at least 6 in northern Burkina Faso

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2017/11/17/suspected-jihadists-kill-at-least-6-in-northern-burkina-faso.html
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso – Local government and security officials say suspected jihadists have staged an attack in Burkina Faso's northern Soum province, killing at least six people. Issa Tamboura, mayor of the provincial capital Djibo, said Friday the ...

News Burkina Faso: Newcastle Consider Move for Teenage Burkina Faso Hotshot Who Is Gathering Attention Across Europe

News channel or source: https://www.si.com/soccer/2017/11/17/newcastle-consider-move-teenage-burkina-faso-hotshot-who-gathering-attention-across-europe
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

Newcastle are said to be eyeing a move for 19-year-old African striker Hassane Bande. The youngster currently plies his trade in the Belgian Jupiler League with KV Mechelen and has caught the eyes of several scouts across the continent with eight goals in ...

News Burkina Faso: Burkina Faso: Food Security Crisis Emergency Plan of Action (EPoA) - DREF operation n° MDRBF014 Update n° 1

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/burkina-faso/burkina-faso-food-security-crisis-emergency-plan-action-epoa-dref-operation-n
Publication date: hursday 16 November 2017

Summary of main revisions made to the Emergency Plan of Action (EPoA): In the last week of September and first week of October, the security situation in Burkina Faso was of concern, with attacks perpetrated by armed groups, especially in the provinces of ...

News Burkina Faso: In this Burkina Faso town, fighting crime depends on dialogue

News channel or source: https://www.pbs.org/newshour/world/in-this-burkina-faso-town-fighting-crime-depends-on-dialogue
Publication date: hursday 09 November 2017

As coalition forces are putting the squeeze on al-Qaida and Islamic State terrorist networks in the Middle East, the extremist groups are moving to Africa to make their mark. In Niger in Western Africa, four U.S. soldiers were killed in an ambush Oct. 4 as ...

News Burkina Faso: Burkina Faso scales down 2017-18 cotton output estimate

News channel or source: http://www.fibre2fashion.com/news/textile-news/burkina-faso-scales-down-2017-18-cotton-output-estimate-229042-newsdetails.htm
Publication date: uesday 14 November 2017

Burkina Faso, one of Africa’s top cotton growers, has revised its 2017-18 cotton production to 563,000 tons, down from earlier estimate of 650,000 tons. The downward projection of cotton harvest this season is due to insufficient rains during the sowing ...

News Burkina Faso: Dengue fever – Burkina Faso

News channel or source: http://www.who.int/csr/don/6-november-2017-dengue-burkina-faso/en/
Publication date: onday 06 November 2017

Burkina Faso has been experiencing an epidemic of dengue fever since week 31 of 2017 (week ending on 6 August). WHO officially declared the outbreak on 28 September 2017. Unlike the previous occurrence in 2016, several serotypes of dengue have been ...

News Burkina Faso: Ghana to increase power supply to Burkina Faso

News channel or source: https://www.graphic.com.gh/news/general-news/ghana-to-increase-power-supply-to-burkina-faso.html
Publication date: uesday 14 November 2017

Ghana has agreed to increase its power supply to Burkina Faso from 9.2 megawatts to 100 megawatts by 2018. The move follows advanced cooperation between the two West African countries to ensure the completion of the Ouagadougou-Bolgatanga Power ...

News Burkina Faso: Mothers fight malnutrition in Burkina Faso, one child at a time

News channel or source: https://www.unicef.org/infobycountry/burkinafaso_101458.html
Publication date: Wednesday 08 November 2017

A group of mothers in Yako, Burkina Faso, are working hard to ensure their children survive and thrive – and are changing hearts and minds, in the process. YAKO, Burkina Faso, 8 November 2017 – In Yako, in Burkina Faso’s Northern Province, Awa slowly ...

News Burkina Faso: Insurance Burkina Faso Market 2017 Key Players, Trend, Segmentation and Opportunities Forecast To 2021

News channel or source: https://www.einpresswire.com/article/414368643/insurance-burkina-faso-market-2017-key-players-trend-segmentation-and-opportunities-forecast-to-2021
Publication date: uesday 07 November 2017

'The Insurance Industry in Burkina Faso, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2021' report provides detailed analysis of the market trends, drivers and challenges in the Burkinabé insurance industry. It provides key performance indicators such as written ...

News Burkina Faso: Thomas Sankara declared Burkina Faso 'the land of people of integrity'

News channel or source: http://wunc.org/post/thomas-sankara-declared-burkina-faso-land-people-integrity
Publication date: uesday 07 November 2017

On the first anniversary of the revolution that brought him to power, Captain Thomas Sankara rejected the colonial name of his country — Upper Volta — and by presidential mandate declared the country would be known as Burkina Faso, the land of ...