Burkina Faso: Trial for murder of former leader Sankara continues | Courts News

[ad_1] Prosecutors are seeking a 30-year sentence for ex-president Blaise Compaore over the assassination of his predecessor. The trial for the October 1987 assassination of former Burkina Faso President Thomas Sankara and his colleagues is to resume on Tuesday. Military prosecutors in Burkina Faso are requesting 30 years in jail for former President Blaise Compaore … Read more