Tag archive for ‘Blaise Campore’
By admin On Sunday, September 27th, 2015

Burkina Faso President Disbands Presidential Guard, Fires Commander

Presidential guard members linked to ousted leader Blaise Compaore burst into a cabinet meeting and seized acting president Michel Kafando (R), Prime minister Isaac Zida (L) and two ministers (AFP Photo/Sia Kambou) LAGOS More...

By admin On Thursday, September 17th, 2015

Weeks before Election, Burkina Military Over Throw Transition Govt, Dissolves Government

Blaise Campore, former Burkina Faso President LAGOS SEPTEMBER 17TH (URHOBOTODAY) — The military in Burkina Faso has taken to the airwaves to declare it now controls the country, confirming that a coup has taken More...

By admin On Friday, March 6th, 2015

Burkina Faso Orders Exhumation of Remains of Thomas Sankara

Thomas Sankara LAGOS MARCH 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-The government of Burkina Faso has ordered the exhumation of the remains of Thomas Sankara, the former president who was killed in a 1987 coup. The move means the remains More...