Home central and west africa politics BURKINA FASO Issue dated 15/12/2011 Blaise’s new inner circle Several months after the crisis that nearly toppled him, President Compaore has decided to place some of his old allies, including Salif Diallo, in key positions. [...] (383 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 Free Articles MOROCCO Business 03/07/2020 ESL & Network lays groundwork for World Bank, IMF gathering in Marrakesh ANGOLA Business 30/06/2020 Lourenço wants to make up for diamond road repair blunder CAMEROON Politics 26/06/2020 Army frustrated over treatment of Israeli-supervised special forces defending Paul Biya's twilight years Access the free section On the same subject BURKINA FASO 19/04/2017 Boureima Badini sees himself as national fence-mender Justice minister under Blaise Compaore, Boureima Badini, wouldn’t be against leading the Congres pour la Democratie et le Progres (CDP) [...] BURKINA FASO 23/01/2013 Ouagadougou goes on terror alert In 2011, Ouagadougou was furious when France placed Burkina Faso on a red list of countries most at risk from terrorism. Two years on, the reality has sunk in. [...] BURKINA FASO 04/01/2012 Salif Diallo back in the fold The ruling CDP party is poised to welcome back Blaise Compaore’s former right-hand man Salif Diallo. [...] Spotlight BURKINA FASO 25/05/2011 Compaore challenged President Blaise Compaore, who seized power in a coup d’etat more than two decades ago, seems incapable of quelling the unrest that saw the military and the civilian population of Burkina Faso take to the streets on April 14. [...] BURKINA FASO 20/04/2011 Compaore reaps what he sows Blaise Compaore wanted to avoid the revolutionary fervour in the Arab world spreading to Burkina Faso, but his actions led to exactly that. [...] 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 Adolphe Tiao African Union-United Nations Mission in Darfur Blaise Compaore Congres pour la Democratie et le Progres Djibrill Bassole Economic and Social Commitee ECOWAS Ernest Paramanga Yonli Kadre Desire Ouedraogo Roch Marc Christian Kabore Salif Diallo Tertius Zongo Thomas Sanon See all keywordsSee fewer keywords Create a freenotification What is a notification?