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Vol 56 No 24

Published 4th December 2015

Burkina Faso

Vive la différence

In one of the continent's most peaceful transitions, Burkina Faso has elected a new President. Roch Marc Christian Kaboré romped home in the first round with 53.49% of the vote, against 29.65% for his rival, Zéphirin Diabré, on a 60% turnout.

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