- Burkina Faso provisionally frees ex-ruling party head Updated: May-30-16 3:32 pm
OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso - A military tribunal in Burkina Faso says it has provisionally released the chairman of the country's former ruling party pending further investigations into a short-lived September coup.
- Burkina Faso capital hit by water cuts amid soaring heat Updated: May-23-16 10:03 am
OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso - Water trickles out of the faucet sometimes around 2 a.m. - and by dawn the taps run empty at Dramane Drabo's laundry business. It could be days before any more water returns, he laments.
- Suspected jihadis attack police in northern Burkina Faso Updated: May-18-16 12:43 pm
OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso - Witnesses in northern Burkina Faso say Islamic extremists opened fire on a group of police officers, critically wounding one of them.