Compaorés CDP promises “recapture of power”


The candidate for the Congress of Democracy and Progress, the party founded by former President Blaise Compaoré, met his activists for the last major meeting in the capital before the vote on Place de la Nation in Ouagadougou. Pictures of candidate Eddie Komboïgo and former President Blaise Compaoré could be seen everywhere on the posters.

as reported from Ouagadougou, Yaya Boudani

“It is here instead of nation that people on Thursday called for a change of power six years ago, it is also here on Thursday that we begin the recapture of this power,” says Eddie. Komboïgo, CDP candidates.

The first criticism of power by Roch Marc Christian Kaboré came from Salifou Sawadogo, a former minister for Blaise Compaoré. “Our country is experiencing a multidimensional crisis, a security crisis, a food crisis, an approximate, even chaotic governance.”

After pushing the point of criticism, Eddie Komboïgo has promised a new board if he is elected at the end of the vote next Sunday. “For five years, three defense ministers, three security ministers will continue and we will continue to slaughter our populations. I can not accept this. We will revive the economy of the agro-food industry, the mining industry and we will organize all the gold mines, we will turn them into semi-industrial ones that will employ our young people. “

“To vote for Eddie Komboïgo is to vote for Blaise Compaoré”, which was launched in the national language Mooré Salifou Sawadogo, provincial director of the CDP campaign.


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