Host Cameroon came from behind with two penalties in the space of eight minutes at the end of the first half to beat Burkina Faso 2-1 in the opening game of the African Cup of Nations.
As of December 31, 3,280 institutions, or 13.09% of the country's schools, had been closed, affecting 511,221 students.
Government announces two days of mourning after casualties from a recent attack by suspected militants include members of an official self-defence force.
Unidentified gunmen kill at least 14 members of government-backed civilian militia near the northern town of Titao, officials say.
President Roch Marc Christian Kabore accepts the resignation of PM Christophe Dabire, according to a decree.
Vaccines donated by Turkey, Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan and Hungary have been sent to Burkina Faso and Togo on behalf of the Organization of Turkic States to help the African nations in their fight against Covid-19.
Four people have been treated for gunshot wounds in Burkina Faso after French forces tried to deter protesters trying to block a French army convoy.
At least five police officers were killed and three others were reported missing in the attack that occurred in Sourou province near Burkina Faso's border with Mali.
A new Save the Children report reveals children living in conflict zones in Mali, Burkina Faso and Niger are facing an illegal recruitment risk by non-state armed groups.
Pan-African festival, FESPACO, showcases works by African filmmakers and works produced on the continent.
Daesh and related groups are increasingly recruiting and targeting children in the region around Niger's borders with Mali and Burkina Faso.
Suspected militants linked to Daesh terror group kill 17 people and wound five others in the village of Theim of western Tillaberi region, officials say.
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