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    01-Oct-2017 to 14:10

    Burkina Faso: Ex-ruling party to resume political activities

    APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — The former ruling party in Burkina Faso, the Congress for Democracy and Progress (CDP), on Saturday in Ouagadougou held a conference, marking the restart of its political activities.

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    29-Sep-2017 to 17:39

    Burkina launches power projects for city outskirts

    APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — The President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group, Dr. Akinwumi Adesina has launched the Electrification of Suburban Areas Project (PEPU) in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso to the tune of CFA31.4 billion, APA learned from the Energy ministry.

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    23-Sep-2017 to 16:40

    Burkina Faso: Camp sheltering Malian refugees attacked

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — A security post at a refugee camp sheltering Malian refugees near Djibo, northern Burkina Faso, was attacked on Friday night by unidentified armed men, media sources revealed.

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    23-Sep-2017 to 16:28

    B/Faso secures 30bn CFA W/Bank funding to support decentralization

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The World Bank has granted 30 billion CFA to Burkina Faso to support decentralization in the country, APA noted Friday at the signing of the financing agreement in Ouagadougou.

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    19-Sep-2017 to 12:36

    AfBD funding in Burkina Faso hits 1023bn FCFA

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — African Development Bank’s (AfDB) funding in Burkina Faso reaches 1023 billion FCFA, the bank said on Tuesday ahead of its president’s three-day visit to the West African country.

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    14-Sep-2017 to 20:54

    Canadian aircraft maker mulls Air Burkina partnership

    APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The Canadian Bombardier Group, specializing in the making and marketing of aircraft, is considering entering into a partnership with Air Burkina, APA learned from the Ministry of Transport.

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    11-Sep-2017 to 16:15

    1500 participants expected at SAMAO in late September

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Approximately 1,500 participants are expected to attend the 2nd West African Mining Week (SAMAO) scheduled to take place in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, from September 28 to 30 under the theme: What strategies for better integration of the mining sector to African countries economies,” APA learned from the Ministry of Mines.

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