Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso Suspends French Broadcaster RFI

Tuesday, December 6, 2022
New York, December 5, 2022 ndash; In response to Burkina Faso authorities rsquo; suspension of programming by French broadcaster Radio France Internationale (RFI), the Committee to Protect Journalists issued the following statement Monday condemning the decision: ldquo;Burkina Faso authorities ...

Burkina Faso Journalist Luc Pagbelguem Says Prime Minister’s Bodyguard Attacked

Monday, June 13, 2022
Dakar, June 13, 2022 ndash; Burkina Faso authorities should investigate the recent attack on journalist Luc Pagbelguem and hold that person to account, the Committee to Protect Journalists said Monday. On May 19, a member of Prime Minister Albert Ou eacute;draogo rsquo;s security detail grabbed ...

Tv5 Monde Correspondent Expelled From Public Meeting In Burkina Faso

Thursday, May 19, 2022
Dakar, May 19, 2022 ndash; Activists opposed to France rsquo;s influence in Africa should not scapegoat journalists attached to French-speaking international media, and authorities in Burkina Faso should ensure that all members of the press can report freely on public events, the Committee to Prote ...

Soldiers Briefly Hold 2 Journalists Reporting On Run-up To Burkina Faso Coup

Wednesday, January 26, 2022
New York, January 25, 2022 ndash; Authorities in Burkina Faso should ensure that journalists can report freely, safely, and without fear of arrest, the Committee to Protect Journalists said Tuesday. On Sunday, soldiers at the Sangoule Lamizana military camp outside Ouagadougou, the capital, brie ...

Ecobank Partners NiDCIMTo Mobilise Nigerians Abroad For National Development

Monday, May 10, 2021
Lagos, May 10, 2021 - The Managing Director, Ecobank Nigeria , Patrick Akinwuntanhas stated that the bank is privileged to work closely with the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, (NiDCOM) and will continue to pursue one of its key mandates of helping to enhance the economic development and in ...

In Burkina Faso, Spanish Journalist Killings Underscore Broader Dangers To The P

Saturday, May 8, 2021
The murder of Spanish reporters David Beriai ...

Spanish Journalists David Beriain And Roberto Fraile Killed In Burkina Faso

Tuesday, April 27, 2021
New York, April 27, 2021 mdash; In response to news

Burkina Faso: Stopping the Spiral of Violence

Monday, February 24, 2020
The proliferation of armed groups and the expanding footprint of jihadist groups fueled violence in Burkina Faso in 2019. The government should adopt a more integrated approach to security and tackle the crisis in rural areas by resolving land disputes. What rsquo;s new? ensp;In Bu ...

NACCIMA President calls for sustenance of indigenous technology

Wednesday, March 7, 2018
In view of the critical role commercialization of indigenous technology have played across the globe, a call has been made by the National President of the Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA), Iyalode Alaba Lawson for such initiative to be inst ...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with Burkina Faso

Friday, December 23, 2016
On December 16, 2016, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund concluded the 2016 Article IV Consultation with Burkina Faso. The Board also completed the sixth Review of Burkina Faso rsquo;s economic performance under a three-year program supported by the IMF rsquo;s Extended Cr ...
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