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Burkina Faso , Tuesday 20 February 2018

News Burkina Faso » People: Burkina Faso prison inmates take up dancing

News channel or source: http://www.africanews.com/2018/02/20/burkina-faso-prison-inmates-take-up-dancing/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

They have been doing this for the past five months in the Bobo Diolasso prison in Burkina Faso. Bringing dance to prison ... but continously cheer their fellow inmates on.. ‘‘Some people have been here for a very long time. There are people serving ...

News Burkina Faso » People: Thousands flee homes as West Africa’s extremism spreads, rocks Burkina Faso

News channel or source: https://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2018/02/19/world/thousands-flee-homes-west-africas-extremism-spreads-rocks-burkina-faso/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

As of mid-February, some 98 schools have been closed in Burkina Faso’s Sahel region due to insecurity, according to the United Nations children’s agency. In one of the country’s largest displacements, some 15,000 people in Soum province have fled ...

News Burkina Faso » People: Burkina filmmaker Ouedraogo dead at 64

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/burkina-filmmaker-ouedraogo-dead-64-163138422.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

He has managed to share our stories with the world," said Burkina Faso filmmaker and documentary maker Michel Zongo. "He told the story of ordinary people, planting his camera in rural areas rather than cities," said Abdoulaye Dragoss Ouedraogo ...

News Burkina Faso » People: 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

“We, the youth of Burkina Faso, decided to request that the constitution be respected,” he explained. “To us, the most important thing is respecting the constitution, which was adopted by all the people.” “We decided we would not be a part of ...

News Burkina Faso » People: Legendary African filmmaker Idrissa Ouedraogo dies at 64

News channel or source: http://www.whio.com/news/world/legendary-african-filmmaker-idrissa-ouedraogo-dies/ByQOZ42lnvaFFos0hOn7uI/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso — Colleagues say prolific filmmaker Idrissa Ouedraogo ... brother Prince William and Duchess Catherine did on their wedding day in 2011, People magazine reported. At 1pm the couple, now married, will undertake a Carriage ...

News Burkina Faso » People: The European Union's partnership with the G5 Sahel countries

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/world/european-unions-partnership-g5-sahel-countries
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

In 2014, Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania ... Thanks to EU support, over 1.9 million vulnerable people received food assistance in 2017. The EU also supported the treatment of 455,000 children for malnutrition and in need of assistance.

News Burkina Faso » People: 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

They joined the Gambia and Burkina Faso, two countries that chased their leaders out of ... We are going to seek to improve the lives of our people on an ongoing basis, and since 1994, we have done precisely that,” Mr Ramaphosa said after he took the ...

News Burkina Faso » People: Where People Are Most And Least Likely To Adhere To The Law [Infographic]

News channel or source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/niallmccarthy/2018/02/15/where-people-are-most-and-least-likely-to-adhere-to-the-law-infographic/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

The Philippines is the biggest mover since 2016 and it tumbled 19 positions to 88th. Burkina Faso, Kazakhstan and Sri Lanka were the biggest improvers with each of them moving up nine positions since the last index was released.

News Burkina Faso » People: A Week Of Transitions In Africa: Will Togo Be Next? – Analysis

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/19022018-a-week-of-transitions-in-africa-will-togo-be-next-analysis/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

“There was Tunisia; there was Egypt, Libya, Burkina [Faso]; these countries copied us,” National Alliance for Change (ANC) Party youth leader Jean Eklou told me in a recent interview. “Since 1963, the Togolese have fought for change.” People’s ...

News Burkina Faso » People: Burkina Faso gun attack kills 18 people at cafe

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-40920338
Publication date: Sunday 13 August 2017

President Roch Marc Christian Kaboré condemned the "cowardly terror attack", saying the people of Burkina ... Analysis: Alex Duval Smith, BBC News, Dakar A terrorist attack in the Sahel had been expected. Residents of Burkina Faso's capital had noticed ...