Rohr rejects Congo friendly for Eagles, approves Burkina Faso
Insists on teams ahead of Eagles for future friendly games The Super Eagles Technical Adviser, Gernot Rohr has rejected request by the Republic of Congo Football Federation to play the Eagles in their...
[Breaking Times] 25/04/2017
Burkina Faso To Control Information Amid Security Threats
Burkina Faso To Control Information Amid Security Threats
Zimbabwe to participate at the annual Africa Energy Forum in Copenhagen this June
LONDON - African Ministries from Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Botswana, Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Gabon, Madagascar, Morocco, Rwanda and Zimbabwe have confirmed to attend the Africa Energy Forum...
French soldier to be tried over Burkina Faso child sex abuse
Th e trial of a French soldier charged with molesting two young girls while serving in Burkina Faso in 2015 is due to start on Tuesday. Th e 40-year-old serviceman, only named as Sebastien L, is set...
Burkina Faso police stage nationwide protest over corruption
Burkina Faso police have staged a nationwide protest, calling it the first in a series of peaceful demonstrations against corruption and a lack of transparency among their leaders.
Africa: French Drama Wins Grand Prize At Fespaco
[East African] Félicité, a French drama that depicts the life a nightclub singer in Kinshasa, won the grand prize at the Pan-African Film and Television Festival of Ouagadougou (Fespaco).
French drama wins grand prize at Fespaco
The film won the Étalon de Yennenga (Golden Yennenga Stallion) on March 4 at the 25th edition of Fespaco held in Ouagadougou.
[East Africa News Post] 15/04/2017
2017 CAF Confed. Cup: CS Sfaxien of Tunisia finally earns qualification for group stage
Cairo, Egypt (PANA) - Tunisian team, CS Sfaxien, finally earned qualification for the group stage of the 2017 CAF Confederation Cup, defeating Rail Club du Kadiogo of Burkina Faso 2-0 on Friday in the...
Burkina Faso serenades Bukar Usman in Ouagadougou
Notice: Undefined index: layout_id in /var/www/vhosts/sunnews/wp-content/themes/fastnews/library/front.php on line 1663 By HENRY AKUBUIRO The prolific Nigerian writer, folklorist and historian, Bukar...
[Sun News] 15/04/2017
68 Nigerian Deportees From Ghana, Mali And Burkina Faso Arrive Nigeria
The National Agency for the Prohibition of Traffic in Persons (NAPTIP), on Wednesday, April 12 said it had received 68 victims of human trafficking deported from three countries in March. Acting...
[Nigerian Monitor] 13/04/2017
Super Eagles vs Burkina Faso friendly for June
Nigeria Visa hitch for new invited foreign pro Plans are underway to play the botched friendly between the Super Eagles and Burkina Faso, in June at a yet to be decided venue in France. Last month,...
[The Nation] 12/04/2017
Ghana, Mali, Burkina Faso Deport 68 Nigerians
The National Agency for the Prohibition of Traffic in Persons (NAPTIP) on Wednesday said it had received 68 victims of human trafficking deported from three countries in March. Mr. Abdulrazak Dangiri,...
68 Nigerians deported from Ghana, Mali and Burkina Faso
68 persons have been deported by the trio of Ghana, Mali and Burkina Faso, this was confirmed by the Acting Director General, National Agency for the Prohibition of Traffic in Persons (NAPTIP), Mr...
[Information Nigeria] 12/04/2017
Ghana, Mali, Burkina Faso deport 68 Nigerians
The National Agency for the Prohibition of Traffic in Persons (NAPTIP) on Wednesday said it had received 68 victims of human trafficking deported from three countries in March. The post Ghana, Mali,...
[PM News] 12/04/2017
Osimhen Returns To Wolfsburg Training After Injury
By Johnny Edward: Nigerian striker Victor Osimhen has returned to training with his German club Wolfsburg, reports Completesportsnigeria.com. Osimhen who pulled out of the Super Eagles friendlies...
[Complete Sports] 12/04/2017
ISS Today: Security alone won’t save Burkina Faso from extremism
Socio-economic conditions, religious ideology and instability in neighbouring Mali contribute to the terror threat. By William Assanvo for ISS TODAY.
[Daily Maverick] 11/04/2017
Burkina Faso: Security Alone Won't Save Burkina Faso From Extremism
[ISS] Since 4 April 2015, the day a Romanian citizen was abducted in Tambao on Burkina Faso's north-east border with Mali and Niger, about 20 terror attacks killing 70 people have been recorded in the...
Woman Delivers Baby Girl Onboard Turkish Airlines
Chinedu Eze A baby was delivered onboard a Turkish Airlines Conakry-Ouagadougou flight on Monday. The birth, according to the airline, was celebrated by passengers and crew. Turkish Airlines’ flight...
France, Germany to provide security aid to five African Countries
“Mauritania, Mali, Burkina Faso, Niger and Chad also known as the Sahel G5 are the focus of the initiative.” The post France, Germany to provide security aid to five African Countries appeared...
[Premium Times] 10/04/2017
2017 CAF Confed. Cup: CAF sanctions, readmits 'dismissed' Burkinabe team
Cairo, Egypt (PANA) - The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has rescinded its decision to sack Burkinabe club, Rail Club du Kadiogo, from its 2017 Confederation Cup. Sports
Henry Kasperczak sacked by Tunisia
Tunisia, targeting another World Cup finals since 2006, have sacked their coach Henryk Kasperczak, the country’s football federation announced on Saturday. The Tunisians were knocked out of the 2017...
[Football Sierra Leone] 09/04/2017
Burkina Faso: Suspects in Arms Depot Raid Claim Torture, Humiliation
[Al Jazeera] About 20 Burkinabe soldiers on trial at a military tribunal over a failed raid on an arms depot last year have said they were tortured to extract their confessions.
Africa: How to Make an Internet of Intelligent Things Work for Africa
[The Conversation Africa] Late in 2016 Senegal's Banque Regionale De Marches announced the launch of the eCFA Franc; a cryptocurrency for the countries of the West African Monetary Union - Senegal,...
I’m crazy about Mikel –Ndidi
Wilfred Ndidi admits it was John Terry and Mikel Obi who inspired him to become a footballer as he supported Chelsea as a young boy in Lagos, Nigeria. The 20-year-old has recently joined up with his...
Sudan: Burkina Faso pulls out of Darfur peacekeeping mission
Khartoum, Sudan (PANA) - Burkina Faso says it is pulling out of the United Nations–African Union Mission in Darfur (UNAMID). Society
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