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    10-Nov-2014 to 21:34

    B/Faso charter outlines transitional bodies’ size, distribution

    APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The draft charter of the transition in Burkina Faso, which was adopted on Sunday provides among other for the formation of a government of 25 members and a National Assembly of 90 MPs.

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    10-Nov-2014 to 18:41

    B/Faso: Zida receives transitional draft charter

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The first draft charter of the transition in Burkina Faso has been officially presented to the interim president, Lieutenant Colonel Isaac Zida Yacouba, reports said on Monday.

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    10-Nov-2014 to 15:36

    Canada donates $31.7mn to support maternal, child health in West Africa

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — – The Canadian government has donated $31.7 million (CFA 15.8 billion francs) to the West-African Health Organization (WAHO) with a view for the regional body to achieve ground-breaking research program of mother and child health in Africa, sources at the institution disclosed.

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    10-Nov-2014 to 15:31

    We are in Burkina Faso to help not sanction the country -AU chair

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) – — The current chairman of the African Union (AU) and head of state of Mauritania, Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz declared on Monday in Ouagadoudou that he did not travel to Burkina Faso with the view to “sanction the crisis-hit country but rather help it out of the political deadlock” following the popular uprising which led to the resignation of Blaise Compaore.

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    09-Nov-2014 to 17:28

    B/Faso future transitional leader ineligible for 2015 elections-Charter

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The upcoming leader of the transition in Burkina will not be eligible for the presidential pools to be held in November 2015, according to the proposed charter of the transition copied to APA.

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    07-Nov-2014 to 20:30

    ECOWAS opposes sanctions against B/Faso

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The member states of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has urged the international community not to impose sanctions against Burkina Faso, reports said on Friday.

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    06-Nov-2014 to 17:18

    Damages from Burkina unrest put at CFA 200b

    APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The damages incurred from the civil unrest in Burkina Faso that forced President Blaise Compaore to quit have been estimated at about CFA 200 billion by the Free Afrik Institute.

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