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News Burkina Faso » Events: Montclair Couple's Proposed Microbrewery Hits Unexpected Snag

News channel or source: https://patch.com/new-jersey/montclair/montclair-couple-s-proposed-micro-brewery-hits-unexpected-snag
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

MONTCLAIR, NJ — As a young boy growing up in the West African nation of Burkina Faso, Leo Sawadogo would watch his mother ... classes on homebrewing and a lineup of proposed events such as "beer yoga" and African Dance, the Montclair Brewery would ...

News Burkina Faso » Events: Citizens’ movements tackle corruption, from Guatemala to Ukraine to Burkina Faso

News channel or source: http://blogs.timesofisrael.com/citizens-movements-tackle-corruption-from-guatemala-to-ukraine-to-burkina-faso/
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

What do Burkina Faso’s Blaise Compaoré, Ukraine’s Viktor Yanukovych ... For those who couldn’t make it, the title of the Oct. 23 event says it all: “To curb corruption and violence, engage the grass roots: Policies and programs can do more in ...

News Burkina Faso » Events: West Africa's extremism spreading as thousands flee homes

News channel or source: http://www.whio.com/news/world/west-africa-extremism-spreading-thousands-flee-homes/zjoMvlTpdidMfMOrffIOAJ/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Burkina Faso now finds itself joining the front line of a growing ... a stateroom inside Windsor Castle. They will arrive at the event after the carriage ride. Following the service, there will be a reception at St George's Hall for the couple and the ...

News Burkina Faso » Events: Africa: Fall of African Leaders Not a Guarantee to 'People Power'

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802170287.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

South Africa, Zimbabwe and Ethiopia will be having new leaders this year in an unexpected turn of events where office holders have either resigned or forced from office. They joined the Gambia and Burkina Faso, two countries that chased their leaders out ...

News Burkina Faso » Events: Burkina Faso coup - as it happened

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/africaandindianocean/burkinafaso/11870962/Burkina-Faso-coup-military-says-it-now-controls-country-after-arresting-leaders-live.html
Publication date: Wednesday 16 September 2015

For a full story of the day's events, read Colin Freeman's story here ... "Quite apart from internal protests against the coup, which seem to have united most of Burkina Faso's politicians, nearly all Burkina Faso's neighbours in West Africa these days ...

News Burkina Faso » Events: Army takes over as Burkina Faso leader steps down

News channel or source: http://www.france24.com/en/20141031-live-burkina-faso-protesters-demand-presidents-removal/
Publication date: Friday 31 October 2014

The head of Burkina Faso's armed forces took power on Friday after President Blaise Compaoré resigned amid mass protests against his attempt to extend his 27-year rule. A recap of today’s momentous events in the West African state of Burkina Faso ...

News Burkina Faso » Events: Mali: UNHCR Operational Update, January 2018

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/mali/mali-unhcr-operational-update-january-2018
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Reportedly, this event provoked a state of fear and panic among the inhabitants ... a meeting was held with WFP and UNICEF to discuss the situation of the displaced persons from Burkina Faso, currently in Gossi. The gathering also touched upon organizing ...

News Burkina Faso » Events: What You Need to Know About the Unrest in Burkina Faso

News channel or source: http://time.com/3551309/burkina-faso-blaise-compaore-west-africa/
Publication date: Friday 31 October 2014

After days of unrest that included setting Parliament ablaze, overrunning state TV broadcasters and deadly clashes with security forces, President Blaise Compaoré stepped ... The political events in Burkina Faso are likely to resonate across the continent ...

News Burkina Faso » Events: Burkina Faso president's attempt to extend 27-year rule backfires

News channel or source: http://www.latimes.com/world/africa/la-fg-burkina-faso-protesters-20141030-story.html
Publication date: Wednesday 29 October 2014

One of Africa's longest-serving leaders, President Blaise Compaore of Burkina Faso, was forced to dissolve his government Thursday after severely misreading popular anger over his attempt to extend his 27 years in power. Compaore declared a national state ...