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Burkina Faso investigates 28 bodies discovered on New Year’s Eve.

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By HADIZA MOHAMMED OUAGADOUGOU- Authorities in Burkina Faso on Tuesday said it has launched investigation into the killing 28 people who were discovered on the...

UN Sec-Gen faults Burkina Faso on expulsion of UN official

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By CECILIA OLOGUNAGBA NEW YORK- The UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, has expressed his confidence in Ms Barbara Manzi, the most senior UN official in...

Ghana, Burkina Faso to deepen collaboration in fight against terrorism

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Ghana’s Ministry of Information on Thursday said Ghana and Burkina Faso have reaffirmed their commitment to deepen their collaboration in the fight against terrorism. The...

West African students honour Gov. Ugwuanyi

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By ALEX ENEBELI ENUGU- Students of West African subregion under the auspices of the West Africa Students’ Union (WASU) has honoured Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of...

Gen. Irabor advocates collaboration against terrorism in W/Africa

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By SUMAILA OGBAJE ABUJA- Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Lucky Irabor, says there is need for stronger collaboration between West African armed forces to deal...

Cameroon come from 0-3 to equalise, beat Burkina Faso to win...

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Cameroon don win di third place medal for di ongoing Afcon 2021 afta dem beat Burkina Faso 5-3 on penalties. Di game bin enta penalty...

AFCON: Senegal down brave Burkinabe Stallions to book final berth

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YAOUNDE - Senegal downed a brave Burkina Faso 3-1 at the Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium in Yaounde on Wednesday night to book a berth in...

African Union suspends Burkina Faso after coup

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The African Union said Monday it had suspended Burkina Faso in response to the January 24 coup that ousted President Roch Marc Christian Kabore. The...

Burkina Faso stun Tunisia 1-0 to book semi-final berth

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Burkina Faso on Saturday stunned the Carthage Eagles of Tunisia by a lone goal to progress to the semi-finals of the Africa Cup of...

ECOWAS suspends Burkina Faso after coup

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The West African bloc ECOWAS on Friday suspended Burkina Faso following a coup, but will not impose other sanctions for the time being, a...

Reps seek total UN sanction for Burkina Faso over coup

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The House of Representatives has condemned “in the strongest terms possible” the incessant coups in Africa, especially in the sub-Saharan region, urging the Federal...

W/Africa Elders Forum condemns coup in Burkina Faso

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The West African Elders Forum (WAEF) has strongly condemned the military coup in Burkina Faso, describing it a democratic sacrilege. The forum said the coup...

Burkina Faso President arrested by mutinous soldiers

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Mutinous troops in restive Burkina Faso arrested President Christian Kabore on Monday and detained him in army barracks a day after staging an uprising,...

NSA names groups backing terrorist organisations

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The National Security Adviser (NSA), Major General Babagana Monguno (rtd), has identified Jama’at Nasr al-Islam Wal Muslimin (JNIM), the Islamic and Muslim Support Group...

Child Soldiers Kill At Least 138 People In Burkina Faso

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Over 138 lives were lost as a group of young boys reportedly helped carry out an attack in Burkina Faso. The attack in early June...

Child soldiers carried out Burkina Faso massacre – UN, Govt

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A massacre in northeast Burkina Faso, in which more than 130 people were killed this month, was carried out mostly by children between the...

About 25 terrorists killed in sweep operations in Burkina Faso

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Burkina Faso’s Army said it had killed more than 25 terrorists during sweep operations conducted from June 7 to June 13, but also lost...

Buhari Steps Down As Chairman Of Niger Basin Authority

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Nigeria's number one man, President Muhammadu Buhari, has called for international support to ramp up development efforts in the Niger Basin area which is...

Militants kill 15 people at baptism in Burkina Faso

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A group of militants on Wednesday opened fire and killed 15 civilians during a baptism in Burkina Faso, reports on Thursday said. The attack took...

16 soldiers killed in ambush, 1 declared missing

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Sixteen soldiers have been killed and another declared missing after an ambush against a patrol of the Nigerien Army in the Tahoua region near...