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    17-Apr-2018 to 12:50

    Togo’s public servants on new four-day strike

    APA-Lomé (Togo) — Togolese public servants, at the call of the Confederation of trade union workers of Togo (STT), begin Tuesday a new 4 days in a row strike, the union said in a statement transmitted Monday to the government.

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    13-Apr-2018 to 19:04

    Pupil killed, teacher seized in Burkina locality

    APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — A primary school pupil was killed and a teacher kidnapped at the Bouro Primary School in the town of Nassoumboun, northern Burkina Faso by unidentified armed men on Thursday evening, APA learnt from reliable sources.

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    13-Apr-2018 to 12:30

    ‘Burkina Faso marching toward progress’ - PM

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso, which had a growth rate of 6.7 per cent in 2017, is resolutely pursuing a “march towards progress” facilitated by the government’s policy “against social inequalities and corruption,” Prime Minister Paul Kaba Tiheba has said.

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    12-Apr-2018 to 19:38

    Burkina eyes 45pc energy access by 2020

    APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The ambition of the Burkinabe government is to raise the electricity access rate from 20 percent currently to 45 percent by 2020, Prime Minister Paul Kaba Thieba said in Ouagadougou on Thursday.

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    12-Apr-2018 to 19:18

    Ouagadougou to host UN youth leaders summit

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The capital of Burkina Faso, Ouagadougou, will host a summit of the Young Leaders of the United Nations on May 21, a communiqué from the weekly cabinet meeting said on Thursday.

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    06-Apr-2018 to 16:16

    Burkina coup trial postponed again

    APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The trial of the suspected author of the September 2015 failed coup in Burkina Faso scheduled to resume Friday has been moved to 9 May.

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    28-Mar-2018 to 18:46

    Burkina: Three presidents named as witnesses in coup trial

    APA-Ouagadougou (B/Faso) — Three West African regional leaders have been named as potential witnesses in Burkina Faso’s abortive coup trial.

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