Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 11:02:48 GMT
Andre Bationo and Catherine Nakalembe Awarded the 2020 Africa Food Prize
[AGRA]  Dr. André Bationo and Dr. Catherine Nakalembe have been announced as the 2020 winners of the Africa Food Prize (AFP) for their exceptional contribution towards the promotion of food security across the continent.

Wed, 09 Sep 2020 15:27:25 GMT
Ecowas to Withdraw Its Troops From Guinea Bissau
[ANGOP] ECOWAS will gradually withdraw its intervention force in Guinea-Bissau. A first group has already left Bissau on August 27.

Tue, 08 Sep 2020 08:42:47 GMT
Over 535,000 Children Under Five 'Acutely' Malnourished
[UN News] New data from UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) has revealed worsening nutritional situation for children in Burkina Faso, with more than 535,500 children under the age of five suffering from acute malnutrition - an unprecedented level.

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 06:46:11 GMT
How Power Shaped the 'Success Story' of Genetically Modified Cotton
[The Conversation Africa] The West African nation of Burkina Faso was once the poster child for genetically modified (GM) crop advocates. Its 2008 adoption of GM cotton for smallholder farmers was hailed as an example of how these technologies could ...

Fri, 28 Aug 2020 11:27:36 GMT
More Than 9,000 Burkinabes Illegally Squatting in Grand Gedeh
[Observer] Senator Marshall A. Dennis has confirmed that over nine thousand (9,000) Burkinabés are illegally occupying a portion of land belonging to citizens of Grand Gedeh County. Senator Dennis told a media conference at his Capitol Building offi...