Flags of ECOWAS member states (photo credit: Pius Utomi Ekpei/AFP/Getty) ECOWAS sets deadlines for Burkina Faso, Mali, and Guinea for a return to civilian rule
28 March 2022
Coup leader Lieutenant-Colonel Paul-Henri Sandaogo Damiba (photocredit: In Burkina Faso, junta says constitution is restored after African Union suspension
1 February 2022
Capital of Burkina Faso, Ouagadougou (photo credit: Dimanche Yaméogo / AFD) In Burkina Faso, military leader says return to constitutional order will occur "when conditions are right"
31 January 2022
Televised announcement of president Roch Kaboré's detention (photo credit: Radio Télévision du Burkina) In Burkina Faso, military deposes president and suspends constitution
25 January 2022
photo credit: pixabay Burkina Faso will hold vote on new constitution in March
28 August 2018