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Ghana seeks extradition of SADA akonfems from Burkina as army takes control

Ghana seeks extradition of SADA akonfems from Burkina as army takes control

Ghana has reportedly asked the interim military leaders of neighbouring Burkina Faso to extradite the infamous SADA guinea fowls who escaped from northern Ghana in mysterious circumstances. A successful extradition will erase doubts about the akonfem escape story- which many Ghanaians believe to be nothing but just another cock and bull story to cover up…

Compaore resigns after Halloween party guests turn up dressed as Sankara

Forget about bloody corpses and gory zombies; for Blaise Compaore, no Halloween costume is as fearsome and offensive as a mask of Thomas Sankara. Blaise Compaore, Burkina Faso’s leader of 27 years has reportedly stepped down after guests at a special Halloween lunch party spooked him with what he described as “scary and offensive” costumes.…

NADMO launches the annual Bagre Dam Games

The National Disaster Management Organisation (NADMO) has, in association with the Government of Burkina Faso and Odramani Events launched the annual Bagre Dam Games. The event takes its name from the biggest dam in neighbouring Burkina Faso which was constructed in 1992 to irrigate farms and also generate hydroelectric power. The Burkinabe authorities perform an…

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