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Wed, 06 Jun 2018 08:53:02 GMT
Pierre-Christophe Gam - Paying Homage to Thomas Sankara Through Art
[This is Africa] Thomas Sankara might be dead but his spirit is alive, a source of inspiration to many Africans, including artists like Pierre-Christophe Gam, a Cameroonian-Chadian artist. Gam titled his work The Upright Man "a mixed media installati...

Fri, 01 Jun 2018 10:59:43 GMT
Wanted - Honorary Consuls For 'Cash-Strapped' African Nations
[International Consortium of Investigative Journalists] Honorary consuls occupy a little-known niche in the global elite. Many work to rigorous standards, but for others their avowed love for their adopted country is not always reflected in their tax...

Fri, 01 Jun 2018 14:39:39 GMT
'We Are the Enemies of Our Leaders' - West Africa Leaks Journalists
[International Consortium of Investigative Journalists] The 13 journalists who worked on the West Africa Leaks face everything from threats, law suits and intimidation.

Fri, 25 May 2018 08:47:14 GMT
Ouagadougou Cuts Ties With Taipei
[allAfrica] The Burkina Faso government has announced it is cutting ties with Taiwan.

Thu, 24 May 2018 10:30:07 GMT
Three Presumed Terrorists Killed in Ouagadougou Shootout
[RFI] Three suspected jihadists and a gendarme were killed on Tuesday in Burkina Faso's capital in a pre-dawn raid led by security forces on the suspects' house. Burkinabè officials say the militants were linked to an attack in March against the arm...

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