PRIMA TV. Burkina’s President Blaise Compaore ousted: Burkina Faso’s embattled President Blaise Compaore announced...

Burkina’s President Blaise Compaore ousted: Burkina Faso’s embattled President Blaise Compaore announced on Friday that he was stepping down to make way for elections following a violent uprising against his 27-year rule that saw parliament set ablaze. His resignation came as tens of thousands of protesters demanded that he quit immediately after a day of unrest that saw mass protests and the storming of parliament and other public buildings.

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