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    16-Mar-2018 to 12:59

    Burkina Faso: France donates 16.5b for education sector

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — France has donated 16.5 billion CFA francs to Burkina Faso to strengthen the country's education sector.

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    15-Mar-2018 to 16:02

    Burkinabe law scholar to head UN mission in New Caledonia

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The Burkinabe constitutional scholar, Professor Augustin Loada, has been contracted by the United Nations to help solve the electoral and constitutional issues in New Caledonia, APA learns Thursday from a media source.

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    09-Mar-2018 to 15:32

    Burkina leader pledges 30 percent of next cabinet to women

    APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — Burkinabe president Roch Marc Christian Kabore has committed, should there be another reshuffle of his cabinet, to respect the country’s affirmative action law stipulating that 30% of the government posts must be reserved for the women.

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    07-Mar-2018 to 18:18

    Burkina: Attacks overshadow Int’l Women’s Day

    APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — Last Friday’s attacks by militants in Burkina Faso, which claimed 16 lives will overshadow events marking International Women's Day on Thursday, organizers say.

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    05-Mar-2018 to 19:08

    Ouaga: Togolese leader wants Sahel force fast-tracked

    APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — President Faure Gnassingbe of Togo, has submitted the case for a quick realization of the proposed G5 Sahel joint force to tackle terrorism in West Africa.

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    05-Mar-2018 to 12:49

    Nigerien, Togolese presidents on solidarity visit in Ouaga

    APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — President Mahamoudou Issoufou of Niger and Togo’s President Faure Gnassingbe Eyadema are due in Ouagadougou on Monday, “to show their solidarity with the people of Burkina Faso”, following Friday’s terrorist attacks, APA can report.

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    04-Mar-2018 to 15:08

    JICA ploughs over CFA28bn into Burkina highway project

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The Japan International Cooperation Agency for Africa (JICA) and Burkina Faso’s Ministry of Economy and Finance have signed a loan agreement of CFA28 billion for the construction of the Gounghin-Fada highway.

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