The family will not participate in the burial Thomas Sankara if it...

Press release   By our letter of January 27, 2023, following the various meetings initiated around the burial of the remains of President Thomas Sankara and...

Conclusion of Sankara and Companions Case : A Salutary Trial. But the demands for...

A historic trial has been concluded. It is with great satisfaction that we learn of the life sentences given to Blaise Compaoré, Gilbert Diendéré...

The investigation into the international aspect of the assassination of Thomas Sankara and his...

PRESS RELEASE   It is with anger and great concern that we learn that there is no longer any investigation in Burkina Faso concerning the international...

The trial of the assassination of Thomas Sankara and his companions must resume without...

The trial for the assassination of Thomas Sankara and his companions had entered its final phase. The hearing period ended on Monday, January 23,...

Opening of historical trial in Ouagadougou. Who murdered Thomas Sankara ?

On October 15, 1987, Thomas Sankara, leader of Burkina Faso and figure of Pan-Africanism, was assassinated during a coup d'etat. The circumstances of this...

34 years after Sankara’s assassination, killers finally stand trial

Katie Miernicki October 15, 2021 October 15, 2021 marks 34 years since the assassination of beloved revolutionary leader Thomas Sankara of Burkina Faso. Just in...
Banderole justice pour sankara

The opening of the trial for the assassination of Thomas and his companions is...

PRESS RELEASE   Finally! The Thomas Sankara assassination trial will open on 11 October 2021. After years of waiting and despairing, the families of the victims, their...
Banderole justice pour sankara

Sankara case and companions. The trial quickly! … Blaise Compaoré must be extradited and...

Press Release   The decisions of the pre-trial hearing, published on April 13, 2021, confirm the indictment of the main defendants. The case has now been...
Banderole justice pour sankara

The French authorities must immediately make all documents concerning the assassination of Thomas Sankara...

PRESS RELEASE   On 28 November 2017, on official visit to Burkina Faso, Emmanuel Macron, the French President, promised the release of the secret documents "In...

Who Killed Thomas Sankara? by Bruno Jaffré

This paper form Bruno Jaffré has been published in a Certain Amount of Madness, The life, Politics & legacy of Thomas Sankara edited bu...