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By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Nov 28th, 2014
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Ouagadougou ( AFP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Burkina Faso’s interim prime minister Isaac Zida said Thursday he will seek the extradition of former president Blaise Compaore from Morocco, and investigate a slew of cases from the exiled leader’s time in office. Emerging from the first session of Burkina Fa...
By Tajuddin
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Nov 22nd, 2014
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Ouagadougou ( DIPLOMAT.SO) – The authorities in Burkina Faso have appointed an army officer, Lt Col Isaac Zida, as transitional prime minister. Col Zida had been among officers who took power when then President Blaise Compaore was forced to resign on 31 October during mass protests. He declare...
By Tajuddin
In WORLD NEWS
Nov 17th, 2014
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Ouagadougou ( AP + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Burkina Faso officials signed a charter on Sunday intended to guide the country toward elections as various factions submitted nominations for an interim head of state to replace longtime President Blaise Compaore, who abruptly stepped down last month. The sign...
By Tajuddin
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Nov 2nd, 2014
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Ouagadougou ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – Burkina Faso’s army appointed a military colonel as transitional leader on Saturday, it said, after the West African country’s president resigned from 27 years in office amid violent protests against his continued power. Lt. Col. Isaac Yacouba...
By Tajuddin
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Nov 1st, 2014
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Ouagadougou ( Agencies + DIPLOMAT.SO) – A second military officer appears to have taken power in Burkina Faso, a third leader for the West African state in 24 hours. Colonel Isaac Zida said he had assumed the powers of head of state, and called on the international community to recognise his au...