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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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    25-Oct-2017 to 13:54

    Africa50 to support Burkina’s energy sector

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Africa50 Fund dedicated to infrastructure provision is planning to boost Burkina’s energy sector, notably the construction of the East- Ouaga thermal power plant, the Energy Ministry has informed APA.

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    21-Oct-2017 to 10:44

    Burkina Faso: 438 gold mining sites produce 9.5 tonnes - Survey

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso has 438 functional gold panning sites that produced 9.5 tonnes of gold in 2016, APA learned on Friday from a National Survey of the Sector (ENSO).

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    20-Oct-2017 to 19:40

    Burkina CSOs squabble over civic meeting

    APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — Rival Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in Burkina Faso are threatening to be at each other’s throat over a proposed civic gathering which the Democratic Expression Framework (CED) wants to convene on Saturday.

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    11-Oct-2017 to 16:47

    17 teams gear up for 30th Tour du Faso

    APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — Some 17 teams from Africa and Europe are poised to participate in the 30th edition of the International cycling Tour of Faso, kicking off on 27 October and ending on 5 November, organizers told a press briefing in Ouagadougou on Wednesday.

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    03-Oct-2017 to 20:36

    Ouagadougou hosts national security forum in October

    APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — A national security forum will be held in the Burkinabe capital Ouagadougou on October 24-26, Minister for Security said on Tuesday.

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    03-Oct-2017 to 16:24

    Ouagadougou hosts 4th African textile salon in November

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The 4th edition of the International Exhibition of African Textile (SITA) will take place from 18 to 25 November in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.

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