It becomes theatrical as the whole world watches us with a lot of contempt and disenchantment that Africans are unable to sit down and dialogue to find solutions to our problems. Out of the blue, we act hastily and that also has dire consequences. Burkina Faso, a country located in west Africa was formerly known as Upper Volta and its rename means "the land of the upright people."
Another coup has taken place in Burkina Faso just eight months after the January 2022 Coup. Gunshots were rife in the capital Ouagadougou early today Friday 30 September 2022. The national broadcaster also went off air in fear of the military takeover. Captain Ibrahim Traore has overthrown Burkina Faso's Military Head of State, Colonel Paul-Henri Damiba who also came to power through a Coup on 24th January 2022 when he overthrew President Christian Kaboré and has now lost power through the very means he acquired it.