Burkina Faso police seek arrest of former leader Compaore over infamous murder of Africa's 'Che Guevara' in 1987.
War & Conflict22 Sep 2015 19:11 GMT
General says he will abide by conditions but warns his men will defend themselves if attacked after army enters capital.
War & Conflict22 Sep 2015 14:59 GMT
Loyalist troops mass in the capital Ouagadougou as 10am GMT deadline expires for coup leaders to lay down their weapons.
War & Conflict22 Sep 2015 10:15 GMT
Army in Ouagadougou gives the presidential guard a 10am GMT deadline to lay down weapons or face attack.
War & Conflict22 Sep 2015 07:08 GMT
Prime Minister Isaac Zida freed, as presidential guard coup leaders continue surrender talks with the army.
Politics17 Nov 2014 05:23 GMT
Former foreign minister Michel Kafando chosen in a key step towards elections after military takeover followed protests.
Politics17 Nov 2014 03:26 GMT
Army says interim civilian president to be declared by Monday, as political leaders sign transition deal in the capital.
Politics05 Nov 2014 11:51 GMT
Presidents of Ghana, Nigeria and Senegal move to prevail on the military to hand power back to civilian leaders.
Inside Story01 Nov 2014 20:35 GMT
Colonel backed by army officials to lead transition period after long-serving president bowed to pressure to stand down.
Politics01 Nov 2014 10:26 GMT
Welcome to the age of the citizen uprising in Africa.
Politics01 Nov 2014 04:48 GMT
Al Jazeera asks what the near future will bring for West African country after President Blaise Campoare resigned.
Politics29 Oct 2014 09:34 GMT
Police in Ouagadougou fire tear gas at thousands protesting 27-year president's attempt to hold power for another term.
Politics28 Oct 2014 09:32 GMT
Opposition to Blaise Compaore grows as the president, in power for 27 years, looks set to seek another term.
by Tolu Ogunlesi
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