News from AllAfrica on BURKINA FASO

tips on searching



Visit AfricaFocus Bookshop US | UK The best selection of Africa books on the web!

News from AllAfrica
   More: Burkina Faso Press Releases from APO | Burkina Faso background links

2015-04-15 United States Concerned By Burkina Faso Electoral Code Changes
[State Department] Marie HarfActing Department Spokesperson, Office of the SpokespersonWashington, DC

2015-04-07 Will the Army Confiscate the Upcoming Elections in October?
[Centre 4s] Colonel Jean-Baptiste Natama, Director of the Cabinet of the Chair of the African Commissionin Addis Abeba, Ethiopia, was the first to declare himself as candidate for the October 2015 elections.

2015-04-07 Chan - Nigeria Draws Burkina Faso
[Independent (Lagos)] Super Eagles will begin its quest for a second appearance at the 2016 African Nations Championship [CHAN] in Rwanda against the Stallions of Burkina Faso.

2015-04-06 CHAN 2016 Qualifiers - Nigeria Drawn Against Burkina Faso
[Premium Times] The home-based Super Eagles team have been handed a seemingly fair draw as they seek qualification for the Orange African Nations Championship, CHAN, Rwanda 2016.

2015-04-06 CHAN Qualifying Series - Nigeria Pitched Against Burkina Faso
[Guardian] THE home-based Eagles have been drawn against Burkina Faso in the first qualifying round of the African Nations Championship (CHAN) slated for Rwanda in 2016.

2015-04-06 Home-Based Super Eagles to Face Burkina Faso for Chan 2016 Ticket
[Vanguard] Abuja -The Confederation of African Football (CAF) on Sunday in Cairo, Egypt conducted the Draw for the qualification series for next year's African Nations Championship (CHAN) billed for Rwanda.

2015-04-03 World Bank Supports Access to and Quality of Pre-School and Secondary Education
[World Bank] Washington -The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors today approved a US$50 million International Development Association (IDA)* grant to increase access to pre-school and secondary education in the poorest areas of Burkina Faso. It will also go towards improving the quality of teaching and learning in the country focusing on mathematics, natural and computer sciences, as well as languages.

2015-04-03 The World Bank Supports Reforms in Governance, Public Resource Management to Boost Agriculture and Manufacturing Production
[World Bank] Washington -The World Bank Group's Board of Executive Directors approved today a total of US$100 million in budget support for the Government of Burkina Faso to reduce agriculture and transport costs, improve transparency and accountability in mobilizing public resources, and minimize the country's vulnerability to shocks.

2015-04-03 Government Confirms Outbreak of Bird Flu
[Guardian] Burkina Faso Government on Wednesday confirmed in Ouagadougou an outbreak of H5N1 avian flu in two regions of Kadiogo province in Centre region and Sanguie in Centre-West region.

2015-04-01 Conclusions of the 2nd Meeting of the International Follow-Up and Support Group for the Transition in Burkina Faso
[African Union] CONCLUSIONS

2015-03-25 Burkina Faso Probe Begins Into Sankara Assassination
[Capital FM] Ouagadougou -Burkina Faso has begun an investigation into the 1987 assassination of former president Thomas Sankara, whose family has long called for a probe of his death, an official said Tuesday.

2015-03-25 We Are Ready for Burkina Faso - Gumut
[Daily Trust] Assistant captain of Nigeria's men's senior national basketball team, D'Tigers, Stanley Gumut has said the players are in high spirit and ready to pounce on their counterparts from Burkina Faso when the two meet in Lagos for the return match of the 2015 Afrobasket and All African Games.

2015-03-20 IMF Staff Concludes Review Mission to Burkina Faso
[IMF] End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff and do not necessarily represent the views of the IMF's Executive Board.

Search Books:

Search Music: