Articles containing the tag ‘Burkina Faso
By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, January 18th, 2015

AFCON 2015: Burkina Faso Lose to Gabon

Gabon beat Burkina Faso by two goals to nil in the second match of the 2015 edition of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) which was played at Bata Stadium in Equatorial Guinea on Saturday. Gabon have their goal... Read more »
By Robert Wiggill On Friday, July 25th, 2014

Air Algerie Crash Confirmed, 116 People on Board Feared Dead

Air Algerie flight MH5017 is confirmed to have crashed over Northern Mali while travelling from Ougadougou, Burkina Faso, to Algiers, Algeria, presumably killing all 110 passengers and 6 crew members on board t... Read more »
By Khanyisa Bubu On Monday, February 11th, 2013

Afcon final 2013: Nigeria 1 – 0 Burkina Faso

It was very clear from the time the semifinals were concluded that the AFCON CUP itself would be going to West Africa. As the remaining games were Ghana vs Burkina Faso and Nigeria vs Mali, for many people or s... Read more »
By Bongeka On Thursday, February 7th, 2013

Nigeria tipped for glory

Many people on social networks are convinced Nigeria will beat Burkina Faso on Sunday to become Afcon 2013 champions. This follows after the Super Eagles ruthlessly beat Mali 4-1 in their semi-final match at th... Read more »