Burkina_Faso

Burkina Faso News Headlines

  • eNCA | 44-year-old El Hadary takes Egypt into Cup final 02 Feb 2017 05:56 eNCA LIBERVILLE - Veteran 44-year-old goalkeeper Essam El Hadary saved from Bertrand Traore's spot-kick to allow Egypt to beat Burkina Faso 4-3 on penalties on Wednesday as they secured their place in the Africa Cup of Nations final. A tense semi-final in …
  • Our focus is data – Vodafone CEO 09 Nov 2016 00:40 Monitor What key areas are you going to address during your tenure? Our main focus at Vodafone is youth. The youth in Sub-Saharan Africa remain the strength of Africa today. There is a survey that puts the population of youth in Sub-Saharan Africa at 250 million. …
  • eNCA | Coup thwarted in Burkina Faso 21 Oct 2016 18:01 eNCA OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso - Burkina Faso said Friday it thwarted a "vast conspiracy" earlier this month by forces loyal to ousted leader Blaise Compaore, which aimed to seize power in the impoverished Sahel state. The plot called for attacking …
  • Coup thwarted in Burkina Faso 21 Oct 2016 16:58 News OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso - Burkina Faso said Friday it thwarted a "vast conspiracy" earlier this month by forces loyal to ousted leader Blaise Compaore, which aimed to seize power in the impoverished Sahel state. The plot called for attacking …
  • Black Starlets thrash Burkina Faso 5-1 07 Aug 2016 19:47 Modern Ghana The Black Starlets of Ghana staged an incredible comeback, as they came from a goal down to thrash Burkina Faso 5-1 on Sunday. Razak Junior shot the visitors into the lead in the 9th minute, but Black Starlets survived the scare by scoring two goals …
  • How democracy frightens academia 08 May 2016 05:04 The OBSERVER Your days of therapeutic assistance for daily moments of despair may soon be at hand. If we can combine the sensitive compassion of the President of Emory University and robotics, we can all have an in-house psychological attendant. Dozens of students at …
  • The ‘Not New Now’ art biennial in Marrakech 30 Mar 2016 05:10 Euronews ‘Not New Now’ is the theme of the art biennial in Marrakesh. Curator, Palestinian Reem Fadda, has taken the event back to its North African origins. The works are mainly from artists from the Arab World, the Mediterranean and Sub-Saharan Africa. A number …
  • The 'Not New Now' art biennial in Marrakech 16 Mar 2016 12:53 euronews ‘Not New Now’ is the theme of the art biennial in Marrakesh. Curator, Palestinian Reem Fadda, has taken the event back to its North African origins. The works are mainly from artists from the Arab World, the Mediterranean and Sub-Saharan Africa. A number …
  • Teacher killed in Ouagadougou blows kiss to students in final video 20 Jan 2016 22:41 CBC In the last video messages recorded by two of the Quebecers killed in Burkina Faso, the teachers speak of living your dreams and the humanitarian work they'd been doing. 'It's very warm, 32 degrees right now, and our trip is going well,' …
  • Final message from Quebec victim speaks of helping others 20 Jan 2016 20:44 CBC The last message that Louis Chabot recorded for his students has been released. Chabot was one of six Quebecers who were enjoying a meal in Ouagadougou when the capital city of Burkina Faso came under attack. Four of them worked, or had worked, for the …