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30-Mar-2020 to 17:57

Covid-19: eleven Burkinabe cities under quarantine

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The city of Dano, located in southwestern Burkina Faso, is the eleventh city placed under quarantine after the confirmation of a case of Coronavirus, APA learnt Monday.

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26-Mar-2020 to 17:32

Burkina Faso records seven Covid-19 related deaths, ten recoveries

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Burkina Faso has recorded seven deaths and ten recoveries out of 152 confirmed cases of coronavirus (Covid-19), according to the Coordination of national response to the pandemic.

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26-Mar-2020 to 10:47

BOAD pumps nearly 200 billion CFA into Covid-19 fight

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The Board of Directors of the West African Development Bank (BOAD) has approved a 196.6 billion CFA francs support (about US$ 314.560 million) to member states of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA) as part of the fight against COVID-19.

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24-Mar-2020 to 18:04

Burkina Faso: major markets, public attractions closed over Covid-19

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The major markets in Burkina capital city Ouagadougou and surrounding communes will be closed from Wednesday to better ward off the coronavirus in the country.

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18-Mar-2020 to 10:14

Burkina reports first COVID-19 death

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — A patient that contracted coronavirus has died in Burkina Faso on Tuesday night, the National Coordinator of the response to the Covid-19 pandemic, Pr. Martial Ouedraogo, announced on Wednesday.

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04-Mar-2020 to 21:34

WB backs Smart Agriculture in Burkina Faso

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The World Bank is supporting a climate-smart agriculture (AIC) investment plan in Burkina Faso, APA learnt Wednesday from the country's Ministry of Agriculture.

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24-Feb-2020 to 14:26

El Ghazouani succeeds Kabore as G5 Sahel chair

APA - Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — Mauritanian president Mohamed Ould El Ghazouani will on Tuesday take over from his Burkinabe counterpart, Roch Marc Christian Kabore as chair of the G5 Sahel, APA learned from the Communication Service of the Burkina Faso presidency.

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