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World News: Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso | 24 June 2015
Avian flu threatens West Africa poultry farmers

Naba Guigma, from Burkina Faso’s Boulkiemdé province, southwest of the capital Ouagadougou, watched helplessly as his chickens and guinea fowl began to die off one by one. His very livelihood – like t...


Burkina Faso | 2 April 2015
Burkina Faso government confirms outbreak of bird flu in chickens

Burkina Faso’s government confirmed on Wednesday that an outbreak of H5N1 avian flu was responsible for the deaths of large numbers of chickens in two regions of the country in recent weeks. Jean P...