Thomas Sankara: The Upright Man

News recently broke that the former president of Burkina Faso, Blaise Compaoré, is to be tried for the murder of his presidential predecessor, Thomas Sankara. Over 30 years ago, on October 15th, 1987, Thomas Sankara was assassinated by an armed group during a coup d’état organized by his former colleague and friend, Compaoré. Sankara wasContinue reading “Thomas Sankara: The Upright Man”