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    31-Oct-2017 to 16:14

    B/Faso commemorates 3rd anniversary of popular uprising

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso commemorated on Tuesday the third anniversary of the popular uprising of late October 2014, with several activities including the laying of wreaths by the President in memory of the martyrs.

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    30-Oct-2017 to 20:28

    Tour du Faso: German cyclist Stauder claims yellow jersey

    APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — German cyclist Benjamin Stauder on Monday claimed the fourth stage of the Tour du Faso ahead of Morocco's Mraouni Salaheddine.

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    30-Oct-2017 to 14:22

    François Compaoré freed by Paris court - RFI

    APA-Dakar (Senegal) — François Compaoré, brother of former Burkina Faso President Blaise Compaore, who was arrested in Paris, France, on Sunday has been released by the Paris Court of Appeal, Radio France International reported Monday quoting his lawyer Pierre-Olivier Sur.

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    29-Oct-2017 to 15:43

    Burkina: Ex President’s brother arrested at Paris airport

    APA - Ouagadugou (Burkina Faso) — The younger brother of the former president of Burkina Faso, Francois Compaore was on Sunday detained at Roissy Charles De Gaulle International Airport in Paris.

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    29-Oct-2017 to 14:47

    Burkina: Over CFA10 bln earmarked for anti-HIV war chest

    APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso will raise CFA 10.9 billion with help from her international partners to accelerate the response to HIV and eliminate mother-to-child transmission of the disease by 2020.

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    27-Oct-2017 to 20:25

    Burkina: Insurance industry scoops CFA66 bln in turnovers

    APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Insurance companies in Burkina Faso reaped CFA 66 billion in turnovers last year, the organization responsible for the industry says.

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    26-Oct-2017 to 17:27

    Burkina Faso goldmine produces first bullion

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The Hounde goldmine, located about 250 kilometers southwest of Ouagadougou and operated by Canada’s Endeavor Mining, recently produced its first gold bullion, mine officials told APA on Thursday.

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