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· January, 2008

Stories about Burkina Faso from January, 2008

30 January 2008

Community Policing in Burkina Faso

QuophyBlogeur writes about community policing in Burkina Faso, an innovative and promising concept which has thus far proven less than stellar in practice.

16 January 2008

Burkina Faso: foreign, local and international incidents

Just a few weeks into the New Year and normally placid Ouagadougou observed its first sensational crime of 2008. A Lebanese man allegedly killed a local Burkinabé money changer during...

8 January 2008

Holidays in Burkina Faso: Days off and good traveling

For foreigners living and blogging in Burkina Faso, this year’s clustering of Christian and Muslim holidays not only provided a countless number of days off, but gave people the chance...