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Orbit Garant Drilling Expands Into ‎Burkina‏ Faso / West Africa

A few days ago Orbit Garant Drilling made a strategic acquisition in Burkina Faso.As a result, now the company operates on three principal markets: Canada, Chile and Burkina Faso / West Africa.In this article I discuss the company's strategy; additionally, I am looking at the company in general.

SEEKINGALPHA.COM - 2018-10-16 12:01:00

Whereabouts of SA man kidnapped in ‎Burkina‏ Faso still unknown

© Pixabay.com.A general view of monument city in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.JOHANNESBURG – More than two weeks since his abduction, the whereabouts of aSouth African man kidnapped in Burkina Fasois still unknown.The International Relations Department says it is in contact with the man’s family.He was

MSN.COM

‎Burkina‏ Faso : UNHCR Operational Update , October 2018 - ‎Burkina‏ Faso

The Mali Situation: began in 2011 with the outbreak of conflict in northern Mali. Today, over 24,000 Malians have found refuge in Burkina Faso. 98% are based in theSahel Region, in one of the two consolidated camps or in spontaneous sites in Soum and Oudalan provinces. In 2017, a regional EU Trust F

RELIEFWEB.INT

New Al Qaeda cell forms in ‎Burkina‏ Faso , as terror group cements foothold in Africa

While the exploits of ISIS may have splashed across more headlines in recent years, there is growing concern among U.S. officials that Al Qaeda (AQ) is the much more dangerous force in the Sahel region of Africa, where the group threatens American and other allied forces.

MSN.COM

GHANA TO EXPORT POWER TO ‎BURKINA‏ : WEST AFRICAN POWER POOL GAINS MOMENTUM

The Minister for Energy, John Peter Amewu, has disclosed that implementation of regional projects, including a 225-kilovolt Bolgatanga-to-Ouagadougou interconnection, will allow for exports of power from Ghana to Burkina Faso which will help serve to create the West African Power Pool.

THE STATESMAN ONLINE

Security forces killed in ‎Burkina‏ Faso blasts

NSD LogoIn Burkina Faso, six police officers were killed in an ambush with an improvised explosive device in northern part of the country, while another member of the security force died in a blast in the country's east.

NEWSONAIR.COM

Six police die in ‎Burkina‏ Faso blast : security sources

Six police officers were killed in an ambush with an improvised explosive device in the northern Burkina Faso town of Solle near the border with Mali, security sources have said. ...

RADIO EGYPT

At least 6 ‎Burkina‏ Faso policemen dead as vehicle hits bomb

TopicsGeneral news,Bombings,War and unrestPlaces in this StoryWest AfricaOuagadougouBurkina Faso

AP

‎Burkina‏ Faso , Senegal and Togo need far-reaching reforms to benefit from e-commerce

Non-existing reforms are impeding the maximisation of development opportunities presented by e-commerce in Burkina Faso, Senegal and Togo, according to reports by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).

ITWEBAFRICA.COM - 2018-10-15 11:13:46

Asante Kotoko beat ‎Burkina‏ Faso outfit in friendly

Asante Kotoko saw off Burkina Faso side Save African Child with a 3-1 triumph in an international friendly at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium on Sunday. Asante Kotoko came into this game as wounded lions following their 3-0 defeat to the national team of Ghana, Black Stars on Friday.Austin Uzo opened t

PRIMENEWSGHANA.COM - 2018-10-15 00:00:00

‎Burkina‏ Faso : Remembering Thomas Sankara 31 Years After Assasination | The African Exponent

Born on December 21, 1949, at Yako in the dusty north of what was then Upper Volta, the future officer was 12 when his homeland attained independence from France.

AFRICANEXPONENT.COM - 2018-10-15 00:00:00

‎Burkina‏ Faso vs Botswana Preview and Prediction Live stream Africa Cup of Nations 2018/2019 | LiveonScore.com

Fixture:Burkina Faso vs BotswanaTournament:Africa Cup of Nations – Round 3Date/Time:22:00 GMT +4 13-th OctoberMatch Preview :Burkina Faso vs Botswana match is going to be held on 13-th October.It’s a very interesting football match at AFRICA – Africa Cup of Nations – Qualification.They will try t

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Sahel : The force Barkhane eyes riveted on the ‎Burkina‏

Victim of increasing attacks on its soil in recent months, the Burkina Faso no longer hesitate to solicit the French force Barkhane, which has lent a strong hand to the countries of the Sahel to three times in a few days and wants to be “available” to help stem the threat of jihadist.

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Ghana and ‎Burkina‏ Faso inaugurate a 225 kV power line

Ghana and Burkina Faso inaugurated the 225 KV power line linking them. The 188 km infrastructure links Bolgatanga in Ghana to Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso and has a 100 MW energy transport capacity, roughly one-third of the energy demand in Burkina Faso. It was built by the French company Eiffage for a

ECOFINAGENCY.COM

International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation Signs $ 1.5 billion Agreement with ‎Burkina‏ Faso to Provide SMEs with Financial Aid - Footprint to Africa

The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), a member of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group, has this week announced a $1.5 billion agreement with the Government of Burkina Faso to provide SMEs with financial aid.

FOOTPRINT2AFRICA.COM

‎Burkina‏ Faso : Boosting Rural Incomes to Break the Cycle of Intergenerational Poverty

The 'Burkin-Naong-Sa Ya' (which in theMoorédialect means 'end of poverty in Burkina Faso'), is a social safety net project started in 2014 with $55 million in funding from the World Bank. It was implemented by the government in theNorth, Central West, Central EastandEast regions, where over 60% of p

MARKETSCREENER.COM - 2018-10-15 18:48:09

Kidnapped S. African man working in ‎Burkina‏ Faso mine still missing

JOHANNESBURG, Oct. 11 (Xinhua) -- More than two weeks since his abduction, the whereabouts of a South African man kidnapped in Burkina Faso were still unknown, even though the search for him continued, an official said Thursday.

XINHUA NEWS AGENCY

BRIEF-Orbit Garant Expands West African Operations With Us $ 6.4 Million Acquisition In ‎Burkina‏ Faso

* FORAGE ORBIT GARANT - CASH COMPONENT OF DEAL IS $5.15 MILLION, WITH $2.575 MILLION PAID ON CLOSING, AND $2.575 MILLION PAID 12 MONTHS AFTER CLOSING DATE

INVESTING.COM

Huang Kunming meets with delegation of ‎Burkina‏ Faso 's People 's Movement for Progress in Beijing

Huang Kunming, a member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and head of the Publicity Department of the CPC Central Committee, meets with a delegation of Burkina Faso's People's Movement for Progress (MPP), led by its acting chairman Simon Compaore, in Bei

XINHUA NEWS AGENCY

‎Burkina‏ Faso : Urgent need to protect girls from FGM and forced marriage

As the international community marks this 11 October the International Day of the Girl Child, the organization is calling on Burkina Faso’s authorities to take concrete steps to protect girls from the disastrous consequences of FGM, and to commit to ending forced marriage.

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