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Burkina Faso

Chérif Moumina Sy

Date of Birth: 17 May 1960
Place of Birth: Mauritania


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Splits and fusions

His high representative – an ill-defined new post – is Chérif Moumina Sy, the former head of the National Transitional Council that governed Burkina Faso after Blaise Compaoré's departure and also founder of the opposition weekly Bendré, and the human rights activist Mathias Tankoano is his law and order adviser...


Old guards try new uniforms

Zanré's announcement prompted one publication, Bendré, whose former Editor Chérif Moumina Sy led Burkina's interim Parliament, to comment: 'Finally, the masks are off...


Soro has phone trouble

There are also discussions about getting rid of Salif Diallo, the former ruling party stalwart who is now a key member of President-elect Roch Marc Christian Kaboré's Mouvement du peuple pour le progrès, and Chérif Moumina Sy, chairman of the transitional Parliament (AC Vol 56 No 24, Vive la différence and Vol 55 No 24, Truth and reconciliation)...


The people take on the putschists

The protests found a focus in former journalist and National Transitional Council member Chérif Moumina Sy, who proclaimed himself interim President of the Transition on 18 September and ordered the RSP back to barracks...

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Between street and barracks

The next target was the Conseil national de la transition, led by the respected journalist Chérif Moumina Sy, whose 90 members were discovered to be earning between US$2,500-$3,500 a month in salaries and allowances...


Watching the dust settle

The National Assembly has been replaced by a Conseil national de transition led by the journalist Chérif Moumina Sy, Editor in Chief of the weekly Bendré, which strongly opposed Compaoré’s plans to remain in power (AC Vol 55 No 24, Truth and reconciliation)...


Truth and reconciliation

On 2 December, six of the dead were given a state funeral at the former Place de la Nation, now Place de la Révolution, in the presence of Kafando, Zida and the President of Parliament, the Conseil national de transition, journalist Chérif Moumina Sy...


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