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Africa: Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso journalist Ahmed Newton Barry was recently named in a threatening voice clip circulating online. Photo: Ahmed Newton Barry

Burkina Faso journalist Ahmed Newton Barry threatened

Jul 1, 2022 | Africa: Burkina Faso

Authorities in Burkina Faso should investigate and hold accountable those responsible for threats made against jo ...

Jun 30, 2022 | Africa: Burkina Faso

Gunmen in Burkina Faso have blown up a bridge on a main road connecting the capital to the north of the country, a secur ...

Jun 14, 2022 | Africa: Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso on Tuesday began three days of mourning after 79 people died in one of the bloodiest massacres in a nearly ...

Jun 14, 2022 | Africa: Burkina Faso

At least 50 civilians died in an attack by suspected jihadists in northern Burkina Faso, government spokesman Lionel Bil ...

Jun 13, 2022 | Africa: Burkina Faso

Dakar, June 13, 2022 ndash; Burkina Faso authorities should investigate the recent attack on journalist Luc Pagbelg ...

Jun 8, 2022 | Africa: Burkina Faso

The United Nations will bestow the first United Nations Trailblazer Award for Women Justice and Corrections Offic ...

Jun 6, 2022 | Africa: Burkina Faso

West African leaders meeting in Accra have decided to uphold sanctions against Mali, along with the suspension of Burkin ...

May 24, 2022 | Africa: Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso president Roch Marc Christian Kabore, who was overthrown in an army putsch, has been totally locked up , h ...

May 20, 2022 | Africa: Burkina Faso

Dakar, May 19, 2022 ndash; Activists opposed to France rsquo;s influence in Africa should not scapegoat journalists ...

May 18, 2022 | Africa: Burkina Faso

Seven people have been injured in western Burkina Faso after demonstrators opposed to the expulsion of local miners stor ...

May 16, 2022 | Africa: Burkina Faso

Around 40 people, many of them civilian volunteers with the army, have reportedly been killed in a series of suspected j ...

May 10, 2022 | Africa: Burkina Faso

A court in Burkina Faso on Tuesday ordered ex-president Blaise Compaore and nine others to pay more than a million dolla ...

May 2, 2022 | Africa: Burkina Faso

UN chief Antonio Guterres called Sunday for the military juntas in Burkina Faso, Guinea and Mali to hand power back to c ...

Apr 26, 2022 | Africa: Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso has unveiled a new tactic in its fight against a bloody jihadist insurgency -- dialogue between community ...

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