Home Breaking news BURKINA FASO Issue dated 05/06/2015 Michel Kafando steers clear of controversy in Paris Michel Kafando fobbed off questions on sensitive issues when he met with 150 compatriots at the Burkina Faso embassy in [...] (304 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? OK Subscribe toAfrica IntelligenceorPay-Per-Article E-wallet starting from 30 EUR Subscribe or Pay-Per-Article Discover our offers Not reader yet?Create an account to access our FREE SECTION A free issue A selection of articles New editions' summaries Keyword notifications to follow people or topics of interest to you A free issue and a selection of free articles Summaries and email notifications Keep me logged in Create a free account On the same subject Breaking news BURKINA FASO 18/09/2015 After the coup d’etat, Gilbert Diendéré’s intentions Having become Burkina Faso’s new strong man following his September 17 coup, General Gilbert Diendéré plans to restart from scratch [...] BURKINA FASO 16/09/2015 Risky reform of presidential security corps One of the major challenges facing the next president of Burkina Faso will be to reform the elite corps that used to protect the country’s ex-president Blaise Compaore. It could be a risky business. [...] IVORY COAST BURKINA FASO 29/07/2015 Michel Kafando Ouattara’s VIP Michel Kafando, the transitional president of Burkina Faso, is due [...] BURKINA FASO 17/06/2015 Michel Kafando plays it modest During a visit to France on May 31 - June [...] BURKINA FASO 03/06/2015 Three doctors appointed to examine “Sankara” remains A team of three doctors respected in the field of [...] BURKINA FASO 06/05/2015 Djibrill Bassole throws hat into presidential ring The arrest earlier this month of three former ministers from the Blaise Compaore era has not put Djibrill Bassole off [...] BURKINA FASO 06/05/2015 Sankaristes upbeat, but need to sing with one voice Free Thomas Sankara’s ideals are back in vogue in Burkina Faso, galvanising the parties that claim his heritage. But now they must find a candidate they can all agree on ahead of the presidential vote in October. [...] BURKINA FASO IVORY COAST 01/04/2015 Blaise Compaore marks time in Abidjan Living in exile in Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso's former president divides his time between sporting activities, bi-lateral meetings and heartfelt reflection on his country's politics, West Africa Newsletter can reveal. [...] BURKINA FASO 18/02/2015 Isaac Zida develops networks as interim PM Since his appointment as interim PM in the wake of Blaise Compaore’s ouster, Isaac Zida has surrounded himself by trusted allies, perhaps all the better to prepare his political future. [...] BURKINA FASO 05/11/2014 Manoeuvres of Blaise’s right-hand man Although Blaise Compaore quickly buckled under the combined pressure of unprecedented protests and the threat of an ICC indictment, before stepping down he made sure his long-time right-hand man Gilbert Diendere had control of the situation. [...] SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com - Region SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 Previous Next Receive prompts for these topics BURKINA FASO Blaise Compaore Djibrill Bassolé Gilbert Diendéré Michel Kafando RSP Create a freenotification What is a notification?